Janvi Thanki

5 Hot Sunglasses Trends to Keep All Eyes On You

Tiny and sleek cat eye sunglasses, oversized square lenses, or patterned frames – keep the sun out of your eyes with our must-haves.



Make like a model and channel your inner diva with this season’s over-the-top eyewear. A style staple in celebrity holiday wardrobes, a pair of standout sunglasses can help your fashion game go from zero to hero in no time.

Embellished frames, unique eyewear shapes and two-toned lenses are here to ensure all eyes are on you this summer.

1. Red lenses

Paint the town red with this vibrant trend. As seen at John Elliott, Anna Sui, Anteprima and Each X Other, a pair of red sunglasses will be the star piece of your holiday wardrobe.

Loreggia Square Sunglasses – Red

aed 79 Aldo

Scallop Rim Round Sunglasses – Red

aed 33 Ownthelooks

Metal Arms Oval Sunglasses – Red

aed 33 Ownthelooks

2. Cat eye frames

A cult favourite among celebrities and influencers such as Karen Wazen and Gigi Hadid, the cat eye trend adds the right amount of glamour and playfulness to any outfit.

Edalelia Oval Shape Full Rim Sunglasses – Brown

aed 79 Aldo

Red Cat Eye Sunglasses

aed 129 Mango

White Geometric Cat Eye Sunglasses

aed 99 Mango

3. Embellished frames

Go bling or go home! The SS19 collections saw the rise of jewel-encrusted sunglasses. For those who describe themselves as “maximalists”, this trend is for you. Call me the queen of bling, will you?

Firog Flower Details Round Shape Sunglasses – Pink

aed 129 Aldo

Fielian Stud Details Full Rim Sunglasses – Black

aed 79 Aldo

Boers Metal Stud Embellished Sunglasses – Pink

aed 129 Aldo

4. Graphic frames

Animal print, polka dots and artsy patterns ruled the SS19 runways, with free-spirited impressions and bohemian designs spread across collections. Cameras at the ready, girls – these standout sunglasses will get you all the double taps.

Yellow Tiger Print Cat Eye Sunglasses

aed 129 Mango

Sun Buddies Courtney Sunglasses

aed 569.35 Lava Lamp

Kasuma Zebra

aed 395.90 Vow London

5. Square sunglasses

If mega fashion houses like Dior, Chanel and Burberry say big square lenses are back, who are we to argue? Timeless and perfect, these pairs provide protection from the sun while making you look fashionable without trying too hard.

Silver and Green Square Sunglasses

aed 129 Mango

Ivory Oversized Square Frame Sunglasses

aed 99 Mango

Black Square Frame Sunglasses

aed 590.85 Ray-Ban

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