Six shades to suit every taste
Sunglasses are fashion accessories that will make even the drabbest outfit look badass! Along with shielding your eyes from the sun of course! It’s not always easy picking a new pair of sunglasses, especially online. The pandemic has limited our in-store shopping experience. Plus, today the world of eyewear spoils you silly with unlimited choices. A good starting point is figuring out your face shape. These things don’t come cheap, and therefore, have to be the one that looks good on you and makes you want to wear it more than once. We’ve dug out a few for you to pick from…..
1. PERSOL 714
Look like a Hollywood A-lister in the OG of timeless classic sunglasses—the Persol 714. Introduced way back in the 1960s, as a folding version of the 649 model, the 714 is the first-ever folding glasses. This model requires ten additional manufacturing steps compared to the standard ones! It owes its fame to the late legendary American actor Steve McQueen, who wore them in the film The Thomas Crown Affair. It has been 50 years since then, but 714 continues to be a legend.
2. OAKLEY XL
Oakley is known for heavy-duty frames that offer protection to your eyes like none other. So, if you’re into adventure sports or just love spending time outdoors, this wraparound pair is the one for you. The XL is a freshly updated version of the classic, offering advanced lens coverage.
3. RAY-BAN BLAZE METEOR
Ray-Ban is a brand that’s synonymous with stylish sunglasses. The Ray-Ban Aviator and Wayfarer are iconic, and any man who knows his style game will own one or the other or both! However, we are here to talk about the label’s Blaze Meteor style. The one-piece lens is the epitome of sharp design, and makes up for a well-balanced pair of holiday shades.
4. TOM FORD HUCK SUNGLASSES (FT0665)
Tom Ford eschews flashy logos and gimmicky features, in favour of sleek minimalism and carefully chosen details. The classic aviator shape has been elevated with gold inserts that are so synonymous with the brand. The tinted lens and the stylish double bridge make these the perfect sunglasses to wear with well-tailored and bespoke pieces.
5. ZARA PREMIUM TORTOISESHELL SUNGLASSES
Have you ever lost or misplaced a pair of sunglasses or more? If the answer is a resounding yes, score these affordable, classic sunglasses with no need to worry about leaving them behind at the pool or in your Uber!
6. FASTRACK BLACK AVIATOR MEN SUNGLASSES
Stay stylish. Stay protected. All this under less than a 1,000 bucks! The lenses offer UV shield while the stylish double bridge in an aviator frame, will keep you looking trendy at those outdoor parties.
7. OPIUM WRECK BROWN
Opium Wreck Brown sunglasses fare better than most when it comes to power dressing. It’s not without reason that wayfarers have endured in the fashion cliques of the world for more than seven decades.
Stick to classic styles if you want to look effortlessly stylish. Go for oversized retro frames if you’d love to mix things up!
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