Fashion

The 6 Hottest Trends in Sunglasses This Summer

Update your eyewear wardrobe with one of these must-own pairs.

The most stylish among us all have one thing in common: they know how to wear killer accessories. And what would summer (or festival season, for that matter!) be without the most killer accessory of them all: Sunglasses. Opt for an updated version now and reap the fashionable benefits for the rest of 2016.

Here are six styles to update your look. Happy shopping!

The Brow Bar
A little 1980s throwback, a lot modern, these shades have been spotted on Rihanna and Olivia Palermo.
Ray-Ban Spot Havana 51mm Circle Sunglasses, $205

The Cat Eye
This classic has been updated with brands now creating the cat-eye effect above the lens and we love!
Steve Madden Round Semi-Rimless Sunglasses in Brown, $60

The Coloured Lens
Beach babes the world over (and Emma Roberts, Jessica Alba and Beyonce!) have at least one pair of sunglasses with a boldly hued lens. Get ready for your selfie.
Guess Rose Goldtone 54mm Aviator Sunglasses, $95

The Floral Print
Consider this the Gucci-effect thanks to the brand’s super covetable new collections that made geek-chic a major thing. Now floral print sunnies are the new must-have.
Tory Burch Modern 52mm Round Sunglasses in White, $210

The Round Eye
Rock out at your favourite festival and beyond with a pair of round sunglasses that will have you craving some good old classic ’70s tunes.
Michael Kors Kendal II 55mm Round Sunglasses, $190

The Wooden Frame
Taking inspiration from artisanal, crafty fashion trends, wood-framed shades are both classic and forward thinking, and will not go out of style anytime soon.
Ray-Ban Wood 51mm Clubmaster Sunglasses, $375