thinkbyfeeling replied to your post: This is why I hate mornings. Also, everything ever.…but it’s true you can’t recut lenses to a new frame of a different size, because the ocular centre ends up wrong and with a prescription that’s strong like yours you wouldn’t be able to see shit. Glad you figured something out. Your frame snapped?
It’s totally true that you can’t recut lenses to a different size frame, but he didn’t even try to find a frame that could possibly fit. He didn’t offer me any kind of alternative, except to buy new frames and lenses, which I could not afford there because everything is an expensive brand name and my lenses cost a fortune. I didn’t expect him to fix it, but I just wanted him to make an effort that wasn’t “Buy new glasses!”
Yeah, my frame broke when I was trying to clean my glasses. Because Monday didn’t suck hard enough.
This has triggered my helpfulness mechanism, so! Former optical retail employee pro tips for anyone who ends up with busted eyeglass frames (cut to spare your dashboards because I had a lot to say):Source: rob-anybody