Statement Sunglasses Styles You Should Be Wearing for SS19!

The sun is officially out! The weather is heating up. It’s time to bring out the shades to withstand the sun’s wrath! What styles are we wearing this year, you ask? Let’s take a look at some of the trendiest sunglasses for spring/summer 2019.

1. Cat eye Frames

Sunglasses with a cat eye frame formerly were worn strictly by lovers of retro style. These frames have since been reimagined from a retro 60’s look to a modernized style staple.

Cat eye sunglasses ($29.99) from Mango.com

Versace Narrow Cat eye Sunglasses ($295) from shopbop.com

2. Slim/Tiny Lenses

Slim and tiny frames have recently had a major resurgence in the fashion industry since the 90’s. A style for the eccentric fashionista or fashionisto, these lenses are a nice striking point for a street style look.

Alexandre Vauthier x Alain Mikli Edwidge square-frame acetate sunglasses ($500) from Netaporter.com

AJ Morgan mini rectangular glasses in gold ($29.00) from Asos.com

3. Big Square Frames

Big Square are favorites of the fabulous darling! They can be worn with anything and can definitely elevate your looks.

Marni Oversized Sqaure Frame Tortoiseshell acetate sunglasses ($375) from netaporter.com

Ganni Square Sunglasses from shopbop.com

4. Triangle Frames

Triangular shaped frames are a sort of futuristic take on cat eye frames. This particular style has recently become very popular in the last 2 years.

Molly Triangle Sunglasses ($26.00) from Topshop.com

SL 207 Triangle Acetate Sunglasses ($450.00) from Neimanmarcus.com

5. Heart Lenses

Heart shaped lenses are a fun statement style of frames. They look lovely with flirty summer dresses, sweet heart tops, and rompers. This style has transitioned from an adolescent staple to a chic statement piece.

ASOS DESIGN Bevelled Heart Sunglasses ($23.00) from ASOS.com

Saint Laurent Lou Lou Sunglasses ($420) from shopbop.com

6. Elevated Aviator Lenses

Aviator lenses have stood the test of time as a style that has always been around. More recently, they have been reimagined to fit today’s modern style statement pieces. Note, the origin of these sunglasses have nothing to do with style at all! They were created as an alternative to flight goggles for pilots by Bausch & Lomb.

Celine Aviator Sunglasses ($860.00) from Neimanmarcus.com

Illesteva Wooster aviator-Style Tortoiseshell acetate and gold tone sunglasses ($220) from netaporter.com

7. Flat Top Frames

Flat top sunglasses are another strong statement style of lenses that have been trendy for a while. These frames are classic but have a broader design collection. Flat top frames still remain flat at the brow but come oversized or in a smaller version. Some styles almost resemble a cat eye frame.

Flat top Shield Mirror Sunglasses($430.00) from Neimanmarcus.com

Plastic Sunglasses ($25.90) from Zara.com

Which of these are your favorite styles for SS19?

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