Wearing Warby

Wearing Warby

We're lucky to have some pretty special customers who use our glasses as a tool to accomplish some pretty great things. Find a running list of our favorites below.

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Wearing Warby since:

2012

Day job:

Founder and CEO of The Black List

Current location:

Los Angeles, California

Favorite frame:

Haskell

What you’re reading:

The World as It Is: A Memoir of the Obama White House by Ben Rhodes

What you’re listening to:

Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, and John Coltrane—with a little bit of Jon Favreau’s new podcast, “The Wilderness”

Favorite word

Sesquipedalian

Fun fact:

I was on Jeopardy, and I lost.

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Franklin Leonard

@franklinjleonard
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Warby Parker Glasses
Haskell in Crystal

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Wearing Warby since

2016

Day job

Photographer and Photo Editor at Man Repeller

Current location

Manhattan

Favorite frame

Percey

What you’re reading

The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic by Jessica Hopper

What you’re listening to

Roxy Music

Favorite word

Curmudgeon

Fun fact

I used to have 20/20 vision. (I've also never seen an episode of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians"!)

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Edith Young

@edithwyoung
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Warby Parker Glasses
Percey in Striped Sassafras
Wearing Warby

Wearing Warby since:

2016

Day job:

Activist and author

Current location:

West Orange, New Jersey

Favorite frame:

Evvy

What you’re reading:

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

What you’re listening to:

Jenna & Julien Podcast

Favorite word:

Idiosyncrasy

Fun fact:

I can touch my tongue to my nose.

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Marley Dias

@iammarleydias
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Warby Parker Glasses
Blair in Black Ink

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Wearing Warby since:

2012

Day job:

Food blogger, cookbook author, Food Network host

Current location:

East Grand Forks, Minnesota

Favorite frame:

Henry

What you’re reading:

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

What you’re listening to:

Dirty Projectors

Favorite word:

Fun

Fun fact:

The best sprinkles for Funfetti cake are just your everyday, grocery store rainbow cylinders.

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Molly Yeh

@mollyyeh
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Warby Parker Glasses
Jane in Violet Magnolia
Wearing Warby

Wearing Warby since:

2017

Day job:

Dancer—and honestly just being myself

Current location:

New York City! But I'm always on the go, never really knowing where my work will take me next.

Favorite frame:

Hudson

What you're reading:

The dictionary

What you're listening to:

Lots of Jill Scott, India Arie, Outkast, and Raphael Saadiq. Oh! And tons of K-pop.

Favorite word:

Yessthhh. It’s just like saying “yes” but with a lisp.

Fun fact:

I have a deep love for technology and cars.

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Parker Kit Hill

@parkerkithill
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Warby Parker Glasses
Hudson in Warm Gold

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Wearing Warby since:

2011

Day job:

Illustrator and designer

Current location:

New York and Los Angeles

Favorite frame:

Coley

What you’re reading:

Moody Bitches by Julie Holland

What you’re listening to:

Revisiting A Tribe Called Quest

Favorite word:

No

Fun fact:

I can write backwards like I write forwards

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Sophia Chang

@esymai
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Warby Parker Glasses
Coley in Crystal
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Wearing Warby since:

2015-ish

Day job:

Writer and internet joke person

Current location:

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Favorite frame:

Durand

What you’re reading:

A Guide for Murdered Children by Sarah Sparrow

What you’re listening to:

Beach House and the new Breeders album

Favorite word:

Is LOL a word?

Fun fact:

Beets are the worst!!

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Samantha Irby

@bitchesgottaeat
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Warby Parker Glasses
Roland in Marzipan Tortoise