A notable wearer of cat-eye glasses is Marilyn Monroe. Some say she was the cat-eye making this frame as popular as they were in the 50’s. Now, cat-eyes are back with a vengeance. From sunglasses to eyeglasses, it’s pretty much everywhere. The modern (i.e. retro) cat-eyes though similar in style feature a more ‘softer’ shape with a lower brow than the vintage design. Check out this retro interpretation below: Dolabany Granite.