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    Jul 7, 2014

    10 DIY Ways To Upgrade Your Shades

    No need to squint your way through the summer.

    1. Beaded Beauties

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    Painted stripes? So amateur. Now beaded stripes, that's some serious DIY realness.

    2. Chain Gang

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    Gold chain attached to your shades doubles as a badass neck accessory.

    3. Go For Baroque

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    A little more time consuming, but playing around with some Sculpey clay opens up a whole new world in sunglass add-on possibilities!

    4. Epic Cat Eyes

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    Rhinestones and neon?! No one is going to be able to ignore you in these babies!

    5. Two Tones

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    For a more subtle approach, coordinating color two tone painting will do just fine.

    6. Glitteratti

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    Glitter embellished shades means you'll be catching (and reflecting) all kinds of rays.

    7. The Lace Race

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    Lace covered lenses to help hide an epic post-Sunday Funday hangover.

    8. Like a Lady

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    Diamonds are a girl's best friend, but pearls are a lady's.

    9. Rhinestone Cowboy

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    Give 'em major futuristic space-age vibes with gold and rhinestone topped shades.

    10. Flower Child

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    The perfect way to channel both your inner hippie and your inner child.

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