The Top 3 Sunglass Styles of the Rich and Famous

February 8, 2015Fashion & Lifestyle Standard

Sunglasses have become quite an important accessory nowadays. In the summer, almost all the outfits are incomplete without a cool pair of sunglasses. After all, they serve the purpose of protection us from the hot scorching beams of sun on one hand and they also make us look much cooler on the other hand. So, it has become kind of an obligatory practice to wear sunglasses whenever we go out in the sun. There is a wide range of sunglasses being sold, different brands have different sets of sunglasses and the price range is also vast. You can find low to high priced sunglasses from different designers.

The new trends in sunglasses are introduced by famous celebrities and it is the most common way for designers to promote their brands. From the start, the rich and famous have been introducing new styles that are then followed by common people. So, here are the top 3 sunglass styles of the rich and famous.

1. Aviators

The aviator style of sunglasses is a historical style and is still one of the trendy styles out there. The unique characteristic of this style is that it is made up of a thin metal frame and contains an oversized teardrop shaped lens. Aviator sunglasses are also known as “pilot’s glasses” because they were made for the purpose of serving as a protection for pilot’s eyes. This is why they are given the name “aviator”. They were manufactured by Bausch and Lomb and are now being sold as Ray-Ban Aviators. This style became popular in the 1960s and has continued to gain more popularity since then. Nowadays, they are really popular; even in women. The Ray-Ban RB3025 is very popular and Celebrities like Kendall Jenner, Juno Temple and Nastia Liukin have been spotted wearing them.

2. Wayfarers

Classical, unique, rich in history and style — these are just some words to shortly describe Wayfarers. They have been built by Ray-Ban since 1956 and they were really popular at that time. Their fame started fading away in the 1970s and they were about to be discontinued. However, their fame was given a boost again in 1982, when they decided to advertise them in television shows and movies. Wayfarers became even more popular when Tom Cruise wore them in the movie “Risky Business” in 1983. Since then, they have been adopted by many celebrities and are still up and running in the latest fashion trends. The Ray-Ban RB2151 Wayfarer Square takes the classic square Wayfarer shape and merges it to modern trends. The original Ray-Ban RB2140 Wayfarer is still available.

3. Rounded Frames

Rounded frames sunglassesRounded frames are also in the latest trends of sunglasses. The name itself speaks how the sunglasses will look like — they are perfectly rounded. They started to gain popularity in the 1990s when the oversized sunglasses were turned into small rounded sunglasses. The give that classical vintage look which is really adored by many people out there. That’s why this trend is still in the latest fashion. The Prada Baroque Round Graphic sunglasses are very famous in this style and celebrities like Morgan Stewart, Chloe Green and Perrie Edwards have been found wearing them.

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