I believe that everyone should invest in great looking sunglasses because it is the most high-profile accessory you will put on your face all year. Apart from accelerating your style game, you also protect your peepers from the menacing sun rays.
Nothing quite finishes off a look like a pair of statement sunglasses, especially in sunny Singapore. We have set our sights on sunglasses so chic you will instantaneously feel fabulous the moment you put them on!
Image: Miu Miu
1. Semi-rimless square red acetate sunglasses, $560 from Miu Miu
The term Semi-rimless sunglasses might trigger images of these old school optical glasses, but not with Miu Miu. The new Wink collection puts a modern spin to this 50’s style silhouette with an irregular acetate front and linear-shaped lightweight temples. This fresh interpretation is an incredible alternative to the usual thick framed sunglasses.
2. Canaletto walnut wood frame sunglasses, $700 from Prada
Square frames are a go-to for those who sport a oval face as it helps to to balance the oval’s vertical. Prada went raw this season and experimented with wood for their iconic minimal baroque model. The standout feature of this pair is definitely the natural irregularity of the wood, making each pair truly unique.
3. So Real steel sunglasses, $780 from Dior
Of course, what’s a sunglasses list without the showstopping Dior So Real? This pair of sunglasses became a street style sensation almost immediately after Rihanna was seen in it. Outfitted in cool mirrored lens with a distinctive geometric browline and color-pop nose pads, this futuristic sunglasses will truly raise the bar on statement style.
4. Acetate Orchida sunglasses, price unavailable from Fendi
Cat eye sunglasses have become a staple for every season and it’s easy to see why; it gives off a sophisticated vibe and is flattering for almost any type of face shape. Fendi gave this classic silhouette a breath of new life with an its innovative design of overlapping acetate in brightly coloured irregular geometric cutouts.
5. Optyl frame over silk sunglasses, $600 from Gucci
For the ladies who loves floral prints, this one is for you. Gucci has always been know for it’s signature floral motif that was created for the Princess Grace of Monaco back in 1966.This season, the sunglasses gorgeous silk flora print was placed white frosted frame, rendering a flirty dose of feminine playfulness to your outfit.
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