Sunglasses Trends To Look Out For This Summer

If there is one accessory that will not leave your side this summer – or any summer for that matter – it is your sunglasses.


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The ultimate finishing touch to any summer look, there are many styles to play around with this season. From 90’s throwbacks to sporty shades and a resurgence of oversizedframes, there is a lot of fun to be had with your favorite summer accessory.


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XL Rounded Frames

Inspired by the trends of the Sixties, rounded sunglasses are having a moment this season. This time around though, they’re bigger and better than before. To avoid looking too kitsch, opt for a more oversized pair for a modern on take on rounded frames


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90’s Rectangle Frames

Made Insta-famous by the likes of Kendall Jenner, Kaia Gerber and Gigi Hadid, rectangle frames have been back on the scene for a several seasons now. Though not the most flattering shape for square jaws or round faces, with are plenty of variations on the trend available on the market, you’re likely to find something out there for you.


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Gradient and Tinted Lenses

Give your dark lenses a rest this season and opt for something a bit more colorful. Pink, orange or even purple, take the look one step further with gradient lenses for an on-trend look this summer. Forget the diamante heart detail, though, if you’re going for a modern look. Feeling nervous? Darker colors like greens and purples are a more subtle way to dip your toe into the trend.


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The Sporty Look

Good news for the athletes out there! The sports look is bang on-trend for summer. Think wrap-around, mask-like shapes with a reflective finish. Seen on the runways at Dior, Gucci and even Céline, the high fashion crowd has given this look full approval for summer 2019.


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The Cat-Eye

A hit last season, the cat-eye look has some strong staying power. This summer, make like Bella Hadid and go for frames with an elongated eye for a subtle pin-up vibe. What’s more, this trend is universally easy to wear, so don’t hesitate to try out a few styles for the sunny days ahead.