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Statement-Making Sunnies: The Nine Best Oversized Styles To Wear Right Now

Sunnies for a summer party, a holiday, a wedding, or for the ultimate sun protection as you simply relax by the pool? We’ve made the choice of styles easy with a top 9 guide that will keep you safe and chic on these very hot days.

Among our favorites are the square-shaped rims and colored tinted lenses, and there’s always a cool cat-eye with a new classic vibe. Consider a style that delivers a quirky take on a well-known trend like ‘60s Jacky O shades. Should you want your glasses to make a statement that all can hear, opt for a pair with a touch of bling. Or go for a wonderfully powerful aviator shape with a celebrity-style golden lens!

Classic Is Cool!

Maui Jim Mehana 866 Sunglasses. Steel Blue with Crystal / Blue Hawaii Lens

1. Maui Jim Mehana 866
A cat eye with large proportions, the Maui Jim Mehana is a cool choice for those who love a classic volumetric look; the style has the advantage of Maui’s PolarizedPlus2 lens technology ensuring that comfort and good vision are an utmost priority.


Coach 8320 Progressive No Line Reading Sunglasses with Gradient in Dark Tortoise

2. Coach 8320
In dark tortoise, this refined Coach frame oozes class and elegance! The combination of oversized front and very lightweight narrow metal temples ensures great comfort with the on-point styling.


Ray-Ban 4101 Jackie Ohh Reading Sunglasses in Black

3. Ray-Ban 4101 Jackie Ohh
Once a classic, always a classic! Slightly bugeye-esque, this model is a great take on the oversized look worn by Jackie Onassis, time and again. It’s a frame that will stay in fashion, even decades on.


Turn Heads!

Maui Jim Kini Kini 849 Sunglasses in Raspberry with Crystal / Maui Rose Lens

4. Maui Jim Kini Kini 849
A super angular cat eye-inspired design with eye-catching lens tones. Model Kini Kini is a standout design that will be a huge pleasure to wear for any occasion!


Coach 7093 Gradient Progressive No Line Reading Sunglasses in Pink Glitter/Gold

5. Coach 7093
An excuse to wear glitter? The model 7093 at Coach comes in the very glamorous pink glitter/gold combo…the ultimate details for your eyewear accessory.


Alain Mikli A05052B Progressive No Line Reading Sunglasses in Blanc

6. Alain Mikli A05052B
A bold color and rhinestone decoration, all in one cool, marbled acetate frame! Built-in bling is a thing of the season, and this little beauty will get its fair share of compliments wherever you go.


Aviators Are Forever!

Maui Jim Mavericks 264 Bifocal Reading Sunglasses in Gold / HCL Lens

7. Maui Jim Mavericks 264
If you haven’t got an aviator in your wardrobe, then now’s the time! The Mavericks 264 is a bifocal reading model which cuts out glare for excellent comfort. For quality and timeless appeal, this is your frame!


Ray-Ban 7140 Progressive No Line Reading Sunglasses - Polarized with Mirror in Translucent Light Brown

8. Ray-Ban 7140 With Gold Lenses
A frame that oozes celebrity vibes, the 7140 at Ray-Ban comes with a striking gold-colored sun lens a la Sarah Jessica Parker. The ultimate style to make you feel fabulous!


Aviator 23K Gold Progressive No Line Reading Sunglasses - Polarized with Mirror in Gold with Blue Mirror

9. Randolph Aviator 23K Gold Progressive
Another standout aviator from legendary US eyewear brand Randolph, the gold frame is fitted with a dazzling blue mirrored lens. The frame has several special details, including bayonet-style temples, built for added comfort and much loved for their clean and classic style.


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