Silver Eyewear: ..
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Hello, Muslim men are not permitted to wear silver or gold. But are we allowed to wear eyeglasses that have a rim ( frame) made of a silver or gold coloured metal, (not real gold or silver, but it is metal and looks like silver in colour).
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There is no harm or restriction to wear gold colored eyeglasses that are made of metal other than gold. Items made out of silver are not prohibited.
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