With summer finally here, now is the best time to secure your go-to shades. Sunnies might be an accessory, but never underestimate their potential—they can literally elevate a whole outfit in the twinkling of an eye. They’re also great if you want to experiment with a trend without going for the full look.
And this season in particular, sunglasses made bold statements on the runways at Celine, Prada and Gucci. From rounded aviator silhouettes to futuristic sporty shades and logo-wrapped lenses, this summer’s best sunglasses for men aren’t about any one type of frame in particular, so we’ve rounded them up for you.
Sunnei x RETROSUPERFUTURE
You can’t really go wrong with a classic 90’s rectangular shape, which tends to fit all faces. Easily wearable, they’re perfect for those who don’t like extremes and want to look effortlessly chic all the time.
USD 234/AED 945
Calvin Klein Square Sunglasses
If you’re feeling nostalgic and looking for retro 70’s style sunglasses à la Christian Bale in American Hustle, these Calvin Klein shades tinted with hues of neon mustard yellow are exactly what you need. Wear them everywhere and all the time.
USD 149/AED 547
Dior Chroma 2
If you’re still into last year’s Matrix-style trend but want to experiment with something more refined, this Kim Jones-designed statement-making pair is just what you need.
USD 595/AED 2185
Vetements x Oakley Spikes 400 Sunglasses
Going incognito isn’t your thing? Then opt for these sporty shields ornamented with metal studs, perfect to finish a truly OTT look.
USD 882/AED 3240
Louis Vuitton Outerspace Sunglasses
Ideal if you’re an avid fan of the traditional Wayfarer shape, but want sophistication.
USD 435/AED 1598
Acne Studio Pink Bornt Sunglasses
The curved cyclist frame was everywhere last season but there are no signs of the trend dying down anytime soon. We love the prismatic iridescent rainbow effect of this Acne iteration.
USD 202/USD 742
Balenciaga Invisible Aviator Sunglasses
The early naughties logomania trend has made a huge come back these past few seasons. But this summer, it’s proving to be much more versatile than we ever thought. For those who like to play with both minimalism and excess, these classic aviator tinted logo lenses are the ultimate pair.
USD 375/AED 1377
Versace Medusa Logo Visor Sunglasses
Feeling extra? These retro-futuristic mask sunglasses are perfect for those ready to live their best life this summer.
USD 286/AED 1050
Gucci Oversize Square-frame Sunglasses
For those of you who will be juggling work during summer, giant sunglasses will take you from day to night. This granny-chic Gucci is the perfect solution.
USD 669/AED 2457
Y3 Kuboraum Sunglasses
Although 1950’s cat-eye frames might not seem easy to pull off; it’s a timeless, iconic shape that can make you look on trend with very little effort.
Moncler Aviator Ski Sunglasses
Who said that macho 80’s-inspired ski sunglasses are for winter slopes? Add now to your beach vacation-packing list!
USD 384/AED 1410