Make a statement this season with these fabulous pairs of eyewear
From tinted aviators to retro shapes and minimalistic frames, there’s something for everyone to choose from when it comes to one of the season’s must-have necessities. To make things a little easier, we’ve done the research for you so that you can protect your eyes in style, no matter your budget.
Browse through our favourite sunglasses for some inspiration…
1. Acetate Glasses by Zara, $49.90
ZaraThese black, oversized frames by Zara are sure to become a daily staple. It’s a pair that looks great with just about any outfit, and the thick retro shape is forever trendy. A case is included which makes a great bonus, and they are also available in tortoise.
2. Geometric Sunglasses by H&M, $17.99
H&MAdd a little edge to your look with this pair by H&M that comes at a fabulous price. These sunnies are UV-protective and have an adjustable nose piece. We love the gold studs on top of the metal frames that add just the perfect amount of bling.
3. Almanya Sunglasses by Aldo, $16.00
AldoHere is a pair for the fashionista who isn’t looking to break the bank. Keep things chic with these refined feline frames by Aldo. The style is not only one of the biggest trends for the season, but also a shape that flatters everyone's face.
4. Violet Classic Round Metal Frames by Ray Ban, $138.60
Ray BanInspired by the 1960s, these tinted frames are a part of Ray Ban’s exclusive Round Metal @collection. Given the brand focuses on comfort and quality, as much as it does on style, you know this pair is a great investment. If the bronze copper shade isn’t your thing, be sure to check out the polished gun metal option.
5. Pop Square Sunglasses by Simons, $15.00
SimonsStandout from the crowd with these cream-coloured, extra large frames by Simons. The off-white shade is a refreshing choice for spring or summer, and will look super glamorous at an afternoon soirée or garden party.
6. Cabana Oversized Sunglasses by J.Crew, $95.50
J.Crew.Neon continues to be a huge trend this year, and we are obsessed with these hot pink sunnies by J.Crew that make for the perfect sunshine accessory. Not only are they UV-protective, but they also come in a variety of different shades like classic mint, black, caramel and more.
7. Mindy Round Sunglasses by Reality Eyewear, $59.00
AnthropologieGo retro-chic with these plastic frames by Reality Eyewear, available at Anthropologie. We love this versatile pair because they are perfectly suited to all sorts of different occasions, from music festivals to backyard luncheons. Try them with a sophisticated pantsuit for work.
8. Quay x Chrissy Teigen Flat Top Sunglasses by Nordstrom, $90.00
QuayWe are obsessed with flat top sunglasses that are being worn by A-list celebs such as Jennifer Lopez, Kim Kardashian and Chrissy Teigen, who designed this particular collection with Australian brand Quay. These full-coverage frames have a glam-meets-sporty look that will have all eyes on you.
9. Neo Round Sunglasses by Balenciaga, $485.00
BalenciagaBalenciaga’s futuristic frames are 100 percent UVA/UVB protective, and are created with mineralized lenses to keep your vision comfortable. If you’re looking for something unique that’s been a hit on all the major runways, here’s a style that’s a winner.
10. Wren Sunglasses by Kate Spade, $160.00
Kate SpadeThese timeless frames by Kate Spade are both sophisticated and feminine. Pair them with your favourite linen pants and a cami blouse, or floral skirt and jean jacket for an effortless look.
11. APPLE Feline Sunglasses by Topshop, $19.20
TopshopLightweight and chic, these vintage-inspired frames are an easy wear and will add a pop of colour to your spring outfits. We love white for its versatility, but you can also try them in green, peach or black.
12. Duple Cloudy Blue by Prada, $575
PradaPrada’s oversized, round frames get a modern twist this season, and we can’t get enough of the pale blue shade. From a button-down shirt and jeans to a neutral silk dress, everything in your wardrobe will be complimented by these airy looking sunglasses.
13. Seidler Frames by Bailey Nelson, $145.00
Bailey NelsonIf your style is unconventional and classy, then this futuristic pair by Bailey Nelson is for you. We love that you can customize these frames with prescription and other types of lenses, and every purchase includes a case and cleaning cloth. Opt for the peony shade if you are looking for something bright.
14. Happy Day Aviator Sunglasses by Free People, $20.00
Free PeopleAviators are a wardrobe must-have, and this lightly tinted boho frame looks great on every face. Throw them on with your favourite denim shorts and t-shirt for a relaxing stroll in the sun.