Eyewear: the perfect Valentine’s Day gift?

Stuck for ideas beyond the clichéd heart-shaped box of chocolates, red shirt or luxury lingerie to surprise the object of your affection come Feb 14? A pair of (sun)glasses would undoubtedly be more original. 

Glasses for Valentine’s Day

These 10 different models for men and women all promise to deliver something special.

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    © Anne & Valentin

    Glasses, Anne & Valentin, price not given

    Who could overlook Anne & Valentin at a time like this? It’s the obvious choice for Valentine’s Day! 

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    © Victoria Beckham

    Sunglasses, Victoria Beckham at Prêt à Voir, €175 (sale price)

    While her husband, David, is preparing to launch his own collection of glasses with Safilo, why not take this opportunity to gift your other half a pair of sexy designer frames by Victoria Beckham?

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    © Balenciaga

    Sunglasses, Balenciaga at Prêt à Voir, €322

    You can’t go wrong with a gift from Balenciaga, as one of the most popular brands among millennials currently enjoying success across the board – even helping us see the world through rose (or indeed violet) tinted glasses.


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    © Saint Laurent

    Sunglasses, Saint Laurent at Optimale Optique, €198.25

    Saint Laurent’s “Loulou” glasses certainly set the tone for a romantic soirée with their heart shape worthy of Lolita.

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    © Quay Australia

    Sunglasses, Quay Australia, €24 (sale price)

    “Audacious” by name, these ultra-glamorous glasses are ideal for dressing up and going out on Valentine’s Day and beyond.

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    © Prada

    Sunglasses, Prada at Optical Center, €168

    The striking baroque arms on these glasses are sure to impress any female on the receiving end.

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    © Fossil

    Sunglasses, Fossil at Générale d’Optique, €99

    Know an elegant man who appreciates timeless style with a twist? These are the frames for him.

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    © Ray Ban

    Sunglasses, Ray Ban at Grand Optical, €76.45

    This retro design in stylish tortoise shell has plenty to recommend it to men, as well as women.

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    © Dita

    Sunglasses, Dita at Spartoo, €505 (sale price)

    Take advantage of the sale to treat the man in your life to these sunnies from the stars’ favorite LA-based brand.

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    © Cutler And Gross

    Glasses, Cutler and Gross, €325

    Imagine these midnight blue frames on the one you want to spend your every night with.