Quarantine or not, our plans won’t ever stop! In the hope of this pandemic getting over soon, we’re still plotting and planning on what we’re gonna do once the good days are here. Of course, when things cool down, we’ll surely have the liberty to go on vacation.
So why not start prepping for it? It sounds crazy but when the world comes back to normalcy, we might be in a rush to catch up on other issues, and planning a vacation will not be on the priority list. Or, will it? Either way, the time to plan is now and we’ll start by selecting our perfect shades. After all, we need to set the vacation anthem.
Why wear sunglasses?
Besides the trend factor, sunglasses have a lot of other benefits too. First of all, sunglasses protect your eyes from the harsh glares of the sun. Besides the soothing effect to your eyes, good quality glasses also provide protection from the harmful rays and aid you in your outdoor activities. Sunglasses are the perfect finishing touch to any summer outfit so here are our favorite picks:
We’ve seen and probably tried out all kinds and shapes of sunglasses. The styles keep changing every now and then and it’s always something unexpected that comes in vogue. This being said, everything has its own classic— be it music or fashion, there are some things that never go out of style. Popularized by pilots, aviators are the classics in the world of sunglasses.
These aviator sunglasses from Mood come with a little twist on the traditional aviator shape but work well with both casual and formal outfits. Get these classic aviators for AED 399.
30Sundays HIGH TIDE
Neck-to-neck in being classics with aviators are the wayfarer style sunglasses. These are the go-to style of sunglasses as they suit almost all face shapes. More than anything else, it is a timeless pair.
With a little modification on the typical wayfarers, these sunglasses from 30Sundays are perfect to rock your summer look. A chic black acetate in a square shape, these sunglasses have a comfortable fit and claim to protect your eyes from harmful rays with an extra dose of style. Get this cool pair for AED 299.
Quay Sweet Darlin
These super-cute retro-style sunglasses play up feline femininity with an elegant old-school charm. Wide-framed cat-eye sunglasses are the best bet for anyone. This style of eyewear was probably first seen in the famous Hollywood movie ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ starring Audrey Hepburn. Since then, it has become a style statement.
Founded in 2004, Quay quickly became known as the famously cool sunglass brand. These wide-framed cat-eye sunglasses are fearlessly stylish, dramatic and carefree. Get this super stylish pair for AED 279.
Mr. Wonderful Silver Round
A popular choice amongst pop icons in the 1960s and 70s, round or circular sunglasses have since then become one of the trendiest pair of eyewear. They were originally referred to as ‘teashades’ but after the famous singer, John Lennon popularized them, they are now often referred to as Lennon glasses.
There is still a huge demand for this kind of sunglasses. Mr. Wonderful inspires creativity, positivity, and optimism in their products. Their styles come in intense, optimistic colors and soft shapes that are sure to delight you. You can get this pair of round glasses with a silver metal frame for AED 309.
Always losing or misplacing your sunglasses? Of course they’re delicate and their cases don’t always fit in your pockets and definitely not in small bags or clutches. If you have a hard time taking care of your eyewear, you’re in luck! Foldable sunglasses are designed to fit into the smallest of bags and pockets.
When folded up, the ROAV Jett foldable sunglasses are as thin as a smartphone and weigh just over 15 grams. Made with the thinnest of stainless steel folding frames and press formed screw-less hinges, they allow you to carry them off effortlessly. Get your pair of these chic foldable glasses for AED 639.
Ray-Ban Black Square
The basic black square shades are another pair of classic shades that would go with any kind of outfit. Besides the trend factor, square sunglasses are super functional as they cover most of the face. A pair of sleek square sunglasses would definitely help you keep your style in check.
When it comes to sunglasses, who can forget Ray-Ban? Effortlessly cool, Ray-Ban has been at the forefront of fashionable eyewear and culture since 1937. Worn by A-list celebrities on and off-screen, these shades are a statement of style. Get your pair of Ray-Ban Black Square shades for AED 869.
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