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.

Franklin Leonard

Wearing Warby

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.

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Haskell in Crystal

Can you see yourself in these frames?

Pick five to try with a free Home Try-On.

Wearing Warby

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

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Haskell in Crystal

Can you see yourself in these frames?

Pick five to try with a free Home Try-On.

Edith Young

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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"!)

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Percey in Striped Sassafras
Wearing Warby

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"!)

Wearing Warby

Edith Young

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Percey in Striped Sassafras

Marley Dias

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.

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Blair in Black Ink

Can you see yourself in these frames?

Pick five to try with a free Home Try-On.

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.

Wearing Warby

Marley Dias

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Blair in Black Ink

Can you see yourself in these frames?

Pick five to try with a free Home Try-On.

Molly Yeh

Wearing Warby

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.

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Jane in Violet Magnolia
Wearing Warby

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

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Jane in Violet Magnolia

Parker Kit Hill

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.

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Hudson in Warm Gold

Can you see yourself in these frames?

Pick five to try with a free Home Try-On.

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.

Wearing Warby

Parker Kit Hill

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Hudson in Warm Gold

Can you see yourself in these frames?

Pick five to try with a free Home Try-On.

Sophia Chang

Wearing Warby

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

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Coley in Crystal
Wearing Warby

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

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Coley in Crystal

Samantha Irby

Wearing Warby

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!!

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Roland in Marzipan Tortoise
Wearing Warby

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

Wearing Warby
Wearing Warby
Warby Parker Glasses
Roland in Marzipan Tortoise