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    25 Pairs Of Sunglasses Reviewers Really And Truly Swear By

    For all the people who wear sunglasses because accidental eye contact is too much.

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    1. A round pair that has a long nose pad so they won't slip or slide down your nose (so annoying, I know). They also have100% UVA/UVB protection to protect your precious pupils.

    Model wearing the sunglasses in brown with metal bridge and arms

    Promising review: "I’m convinced that these are the world’s best sunglasses. They’re so cute, they stay on my face well. I’ve worn these all around the world, they've been shoved in a backpack and crunches in pockets and have come back looking great. Seriously today, I put them through the washing machine. Guess what? They look brand-new. Great quality and cute glasses!!!" —haileyT

    Get them from Madewell for $55 (available in two colors).

    2. A fun take on aviators to break out of your comfort zone while still complimenting any face or brow shape.

    Reviewer wearing the sunglasses with pink mirrored lenses and gold frames

    Promising review: "These sunglasses are absolutely adorable! They arrived exactly as pictured with a small cloth for cleaning the lenses safely. I love that they have such a classic style but with a slightly unique touch unlike anything I've seen before. I'm surprised how sturdy they feel for such a reasonable price! I really expected these to feel cheap, but they truly seem to be made to last. I would highly recommend this product. I loved them so much that I purchased another pair of Sojos sunglasses immediately after I received them and was not disappointed by the second pair either! I don't think I will be looking anywhere else for sunglasses in the future; these are perfect." —Elisabeth Paulson

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99 (available in eight colors).

    3. A pair of rimless frames so sturdy, they'll pretty much last forever. Plus, they're just over $10, so you won't be too bummed if you lose them.,

    Promising review: "I got a pair of these sunglasses at the last minute before a trip to the desert. They are stylish and great quality for the price point. They fit me well, were comfortable to wear, and were definitely polarized. I dropped them a bunch of times, as I tend to do with sunglasses, and they survived the falls each time with little scratching (if scratched at all). I also have a bad habit of losing sunglasses, but at this price, I could easily replace them guilt-free if needed. I only wish they came with a case." —Zach Collins

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in 19 styles).

    4. A classic pair of sunglasses for those partial to a round lens with a retro feel. How often do you find timeless frames with such futuristic lenses? Don't miss out.


    Promising review: "For the price, these are great sunglasses in my opinion. I don't expect them to be indestructible, or scratchproof or anything, but they are a nice pair of glasses. I have gotten compliments on them already and would recommend them to others. Just remember, you aren't buying a $100 pair of glasses, these are a $10 pair." —Tennyson Schwartz

    Get them from Amazon for $26.99 (available in 11 colors).

    5. A pair of wide square cut shades donned by Lord Disick himself. They're an investment, but these are hands down my new favorite shades.

    A person wearing the shades

    There's a reason celebs love Krewe — I totally get it. The unboxing experience was very luxe and the glasses are STURDY. I love that these shades are wide enough to fit my cheeks without squeezing them. You're also getting a very sturdy case, a cleaning cloth, and a bag. They're perfect for sunny spring days ahead.

    Promising review: "When I went in the store the girl told me these looked great on everyone, and she wasn't wrong! I wore them to a party and everyone tried them on and didn't look bad on a single person. They are so sturdy but lightweight. The perfect sunglasses!!" —Bailey

    Get it from Krewe for $275 (available in three colors).

    6. Some super clutch oversized glasses so you can hide behind them on days you're not feeling 100%. They have polarized lenses and *just* enough curve to stay on your face for hours.


    Promising review: "These have got to be my absolute favorite sunglasses of all time. I ordered these in dark brown and purple. They hug your face so you don't have any light coming in on any of the sides. They have this rich look and feel to them. I think I'll have to get the red ones too." —BabyMidnight

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 18 styles).

    7. A checkered pair that you won't be able to stop wearing. They're Machete's bestselling shades and totally worth every penny.,

    Promising review: "Quick shipping, quality product. After receiving these glasses I’ve turned into a Machete junkie. Love them and my Apple Watch band." —Alyson F.

    Machete is a small, woman-owned brand that crafts handmade, fashion-forward accessories to make your life more glamorous. They sell earrings, bracelets, chains, phone cases, sunglasses, and more. JSYK, your first purchase probably won't be your last.

    Pre-order it Machete $155 (available in two styles).

    8. A reliable set of aviators that quite literally never get old. Even if you're not that into shades, you should own at least one pair of aviators.


    Promising review: "These sunglasses are absolutely awesome! I live in Southern California, so going without sunglasses is not an option. I have bought a lot of sunglasses and these are by far the best. They are sturdy and feel solid. The hinges are made in such a way that they do not break after a month of daily use. They come with a very nice hard carrying case, a soft travel bag, and a lens cleaning cloth. The outer box is so well made that it won't be crushed during shipping. I am back to buy several more pairs. No need to shell out an outrageous $200 for sunglasses with these as a much less expensive option." —Amy is Always Reading

    Get them from Amazon for $15.29+ (available in 14 styles).

    9. A pair to wear on picnics with loved ones on a bright sunny day. They have lovely tortoiseshell accents and strong metallic temples that won't snap when you need them.

    The round sunglasses in brown with wire arm

    Promising review: "I loveeee these glasses. They are super stylish and are made really well. I've had them for two years, and I've bought three other pairs to give away to my family because of how much they've liked them. They are definitely my favorite glasses. I will definitely recommend buying them. Such a great purchase." —Gaby G

    Get them from Target for $14.99.

    10. A chill tortoiseshell pair that are beloved by over 3,500 people — and for good reason. It's impossible to look bad in these!

    Promising review: "My husband purchased these first, and I loved them so much, I bought a pair for myself but in a different color. LOL. We wore them on our honeymoon. They were perfect!" —Erin Mabery

    Get them from Amazon for $13.49 (available in 29 styles).

    11. A set of well made aluminum sunnies you can take off, throw on the car seat, lose them, and find them completely intact.,

    Promising review: "This is the best value I've ever experienced with a pair of sunglasses. From the instant I opened the box, the packaging was great, the experience unboxing them was awesome, the included accessories were all there, and of course, the product was fantastic quality. It came with a nice, magnetic closing hard case, a soft bag, and a proper lens cleaning cloth. The build quality is great, and the glasses are both very light and comfortable. I hate buying sunglasses without being able to try them, but for the cost, I figured I'd give it a shot, and these absolutely did not disappoint. Oh, and yes, they're polarized. They compete with other glasses I have that cost 10 to 12 times as much. I highly recommend them." —Joe

    Get them from Amazon for $12.91+ (available in eight colors).

    12. A thick pair of oversized sunnies so you can conceal half of your face on days you're not feeling too friendly. Wear these to avoid making accidental eye contact with random people on the street.


    Promising review: "These sunglasses are affordable, well made, and very stylish. I'm constantly stopped by strangers to inquire about these stunners!" —Springroll

    Get them from Nordstrom for $69.

    13. A lightweight pair so comfortable, it doesn't have nose pieces (translation: it won't get caught in your hair). It comes with a case, cleaning cloth, and a screw key chain for adjustments.


    Promising review: "Buy these! As someone who used to sell high-end sunglasses, these are high quality and are really comfortable! I have a round face, and these are flattering. The sunglasses themselves are lightweight and well made. I will definitely be purchasing from Sungait again. These would make great gifts too! They arrived quickly, and the packaging was exceptional. It comes with a cloth bag and cleaning cloth. Overall, I have had a really great experience with these! For the quality and price, these can't be beat." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $12.74+ (available in 19 styles).

    14. Some round shades to incorporate a splash of seafoam green that's deeper than Billy Ocean. The way these gold frames contrast with the lenses is giving sand-on-the-beach vibes.

    The glasses with seafoam green lenses

    Promising review: "These are adorable! I have received compliments on these sunglasses from people of all ages. They are the perfect hippie-chic look I was going for. I would totally recommend them. They're amazing quality too!" —SadieAsh

    Get them from Madewell for $55 (available in four colors).

    15. Or a pair of round polarized shades for particularly sunny days when you need extra coverage 😎.,

    Promising review: "It’s pretty hard for me to find round glasses that fit my larger face without making me look like I’m part of the three blind mice, but these were perfect! I think these would work really well with smaller faces, too. They're a great pair of everyday glasses. The case is super sturdy and zips as well. It comes with a cloth to clean the lens. A lot of more expensive brands have flimsy cases. The polarization is great because it doesn’t distort color and reduces glare making it easier on your eyes, but iPhones also have this so together, it’ll make your screen look pretty weird. Besides that, amazing glasses" —Ange

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in six colors).

    16. Some blush-colored sunnies to put an editorial spin on an otherwise modest look. Each pair comes with a convenient microfiber towel and a host of interesting colors.


    Promising review: "I have four pairs of Sojos sunglasses now and none of them have disappointed me. Typically every year I buy new cheap sunglasses so I won’t be upset if they break or get lost (I travel and go to festivals a lot). These sunglasses are surprisingly super durable for being less than $15. The temples have a solid feel to them when moving but one con I’ve found is that after I have been opening and closing the hinges, the screws become a little loose and the temples begin to swing wherever instead of staying where you moved them. Normal 'wear and tear' for any pair of sunglasses in my opinion and this can be easily fixed with tightening the screws so it’s not much of a con for me. I end up putting the tighter temple after the loose one and it keeps it in place. The lenses don’t scratch easily and that’s coming from someone who throws her glasses in her bag when not wearing them. Added bonus is that these are polarized and there are many different colors to choose from. They each also come with large microfiber cloths and some sort of protective carrying case (hard case, soft case, or cloth sleeve). Overall, Sojos will be my go-to brand when it comes to sunglasses." —Lan N.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 10 colors).

    17. A unique set with wooden frames that you won't see every day. Buy these and I promise *nobody* will have anything like them.

    The sunglasses with wood frames and brown lenses
    Bôhten Eyewear

    Promising review: "These glasses are right on point with the sun factor, and the cool factor, not to mention. They are a head-turner and more unique than the more established brands. My favorite aspect is how lightweight they are. I wear them for five or six hours and don't feel that soreness behind the ear at all. I absolutely love my Bohtens and recommend you get behind these awesome shades. They are worth every cent!" —Nomolanga. S

    Bôhten Eyewear is a Black-owned business that "combines a love of nature, style, and Africa into glasses." You can customize these glasses by getting them engraved with whatever word or phrase you want.

    Get them from Bôhten Eyewear for $95.

    18. A retro cat-eye pair so you can bring out your inner '50s era baddie.

    A reviewer wearing the product with a red lip

    Promising review: "I absolutely loved these sunglasses. They are the perfect cat-eye shape and also the perfect size. I ordered the black/gradient ones because I like the shades dark. I’ve received so many compliments while wearing these. In addition to using these for daily wear, I also used these on a Mexico vacation and I felt that they blocked the sun as expected. I also wear these while hiking with no issues, just to prove how durable they are. Regardless of the price, these are phenomenal and I’ve had my current pair for about a year. I highly recommend these classic sunglasses." —Chels

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in nine shades).

    19. A set of oversized edgy lenses so large, they might just cover most of your face. If you'd rather not be ~perceived~ just pop these on and boom: you're virtually incognito.

    A reviewer wearing the sunglasses on the beach

    Promising review: "Wow these feel like expensive glasses. The edges are smooth and the bag it comes with is really soft so you can always clean it without scratching. Many of the cheap sunglasses here come with this plastic harsh chemical smell that gives me a headache and is cut with like a weird shape when they knock off styles, but this one did not. I get so many compliments and many friends asked where I got it from and assumed they were $300 sunnies! Great buy!" —Beautylicious

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98+ (available in nine shades).

    20. A statement pair because ivory glasses look so futuristic. And if you're not into white, you'll definitely like one of the five other colors 😌.

    A model wearing the glasses
    Free People

    Promising review: "These are very sturdy for the low price. I love the style, and they look good with just about anything. I’ve been wearing them every day since I got them. Everyone needs a pair!" —stephmarie34

    Get them from Free People for $25 (available in 11 styles).

    21. A pair of third eye sunglasses that are channeling Prince circa 2016. Under ideal circumstances, I'd totally wear these to Afropunk. Until then, the living room will have to do.

    A reviewer wearing the glasses

    Promising review: "Wow! I thought these glasses looked cool in the photo and then they came and they are everything I dreamed of and more. The blue is so nice AND reflective which goes for my spring/summer 2018 aesthetic of reflective materials and blue. The third eye is adorable and they are much sturdier than I thought they would be. Definitely a great pair of glasses to protect yourself from the sun while standing out in the crowd. I know I'll be wearing them all over the place very soon." —Bobby Awesome

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95.

    22. A pair of cat-eye shades for pulling off an effortlessly cool spring look. If you're into aviators and other round glasses, step out of your comfort zone and try these.

    A reviewer wearing the black cat-eye sunglasses

    Promising review: "I'm obsessed with this sunglass line!! Honestly, this is my third or fourth pair of Sojos and I just love this brand! The shapes are always on-trend, the quality is amazing and the price points are extremely affordable! I don't feel bad spending the money because I know I'm not great when it comes to keeping up with sunglasses. Every pair I've purchased is sturdy and lasts. I've only had these a few weeks but I started wearing them immediately. I started receiving compliments on them the same day I started wearing them. Obsessed! Thank you, Sojos! Keep doing what you're doing :) Would love to see more product categories from this brand." —Nicole

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in nine colors).

    23. A '90s inspired oval pair that features a chunky silhouette that never goes out of style.

    A model wearing the glasses
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I love these sunglasses! They’re perfect for everyday wear and add a nice touch to any outfit." —graceb123

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $16 (available in three colors).

    24. Some gradient polygon shades because it's about time you shook things up. They feature UV 400 lenses that'll filter just enough light while complimenting your face.

    A reviewer wearing the sunglasses

    Promising review: "Honestly this are the cutest glasses I’ve ordered off Amazon yet. I got the black ones and also the pink ones. The pink ones are fireeeee. They not too dark too so they can be worn later in the day to spice out your outfit. They quality seems pretty good for the price. I wear them at work too." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.23+ (available in five colors).

    25. A pair of circular shades that are low-key serving John Lennon circa 1961. They're so cool though, plus they come in a range of fun colors.

    A reviewer wearing the sunglasses

    Promising review: "I love sunglasses. My collection to date has solely consisted of designer frames from 180 to 400. Kept seeing this style online and on really cool people in the news. Hesitant but took a chance, knowing I would be disappointed in "cheap". Then they arrived. The case leaves something to be desired compared to my other cases. Its attractive but cheaply made. Folks, know this will not hold up. Invest in a decent case. But the glasses in love! The weight, the feel and look (bronze) is all i could hope for. Fit my face beautifully and add the right look to all my rather edgy, casual cool outfits. They do not look or feel cheap. Went back and bought the black on black and black/gold! First compliment within 20 minutes of leaving home." —Gail

    Get it from Amazon for $12.74 (available in 17 colors and packs of two).

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