20/20 INSIGHT: When it comes to selecting eyewear, there are always design details and subtle features that convince the consumer to make a purchase. Oftentimes, these specific details are usually temple treatments that allow the frame to stand out. We’ve rounded up a few optical and sunwear styles that feature interesting and intricate temple designs that are all small but mighty.

–Victoria Garcia


VERSACE 1287    EssilorLuxottica

This metal optical frame offers a navigator shape with a distinct geometric line and features the brand’s Medusa symbol on the temples.

Pricing: $$$$$

(800) 422-2020

DIVA 5568    ESE International  

With Austrian Swarovski crystal adornments on the temple, this women’s optical frame features a sleek rectangular design with an overlay of metal around its upper eye rim and corners.

Pricing: $$$$$

(800) 645-3710

ELLE 14931
  Charmant USA

These acetate sunglasses offer a pop of color with a feminine CatEye shape and temples that reveal a chic vertical metal pleating.

Pricing: $$$

(800) 645-2121

THE WAVE 7535    Silhouette

This rimless frame is accentuated with gradient tinted lenses and a multi-colored finish on the ultra-light temples that feature an exquisite titanium ring.

Pricing: $$$$$

(800) 223-0180

JENNY LYNN EYEWEAR Considerate   The McGee Group

Available in rose gold and silver, this optical frame offers a soft teacup shape with crystal embellishments and a cutout detail on the temples.

Pricing: $$$

(866) 463-2514