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First-round action gets eclipsed at Connecticut Open

By David Borges, dborges@nhregister.com @DaveBorges on Twitter Updated 12:31 am, Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Eugenie Bouchard had just finished her pre-match warm-ups and was walking through the tunnel to Stadium Court for her first-round Connecticut Open match with Lauren Davis when she spotted a fan wearing eclipse glasses.“Hey, give me those,” she said to the unsuspecting fan. “I need to see this, because this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.”Her coach, Thomas Hogstedt, wasn’t...

Sunglasses are a tease

For a female sunglass snob, as the sunglasses slip past the bridge of her nose, people disappear; she’s now a walking mystery. The mysteriousness is amplified if she’s wearing all black. People don’t recognize her when she wears them.  She’s free to roam about on her own, protected, hater-free realm in peace and quiet. With sunglasses on, no one can see her eyes—duh, that’s a given.  Think of sunglasses as her real-life black identity protector.  When she’s driving, people won’t actually be...

The best sunglasses for every face shape — and how to figure out which one you are

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.Warby Parker's Barkley Sunglasses in Striped Beach With Crystal (pictured here) retail from $95.Warby ParkerThere are two schools of thought when it comes it picking out a new pair of sunglasses: There are those who'll instruct you to look for frames with features that'll complement your face shape, and others who'll tell...