Top 5 Designer Sunglasses Brands for Women

Top 5 Designer Sunglasses Brands for Women

Posted Feb 14, 2019 | Fashion & Trends

When it comes to women’s designer sunglasses, certain brands have a reputation for staying on trend and in style year after year. These designers skillfully craft sunglasses into something more than a practical accessory. In fact, the best designer sunglasses can set the tone for an entire ensemble. Here are five of our favorite designer sunglasses brands for women:

1. Saint Laurent

Born in Paris, Saint Laurent has a decades-long track record of rising to the top of the fashion world with innovative designs. This reputation continues with Saint Laurent sunglasses, which run the gamut from whimsical to futuristic. The discerning fashionista can find glitter frames, round suns, or oversized square lenses that protect your eyes from UV rays and boring style. If history is any indication, Saint Laurent will continue to be a major name in women’s designer sunglasses for years to come.

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2. Ray-Ban

Say the word “sunglasses” and most people will immediately picture a pair of Ray-Bans. We have this iconic brand to thank for Aviator sunglasses, Wayfarers, and the Clubmaster. Ray-Ban has consistently delivered beautiful women’s sunglasses, a real achievement when you consider handsome Hollywood fighter pilots were many people’s first introduction to the brand.

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3. Gucci

Gucci is synonymous with high fashion, and this Italian powerhouse brand comes by it honestly. It’s handbags, clothes, and shoes have been adorning movie stars for generations. That glamour comes through in its line of designer sunglasses for women. Oversized, shield-like lenses, crystal-covered frames, and creative takes on standard elements like the brow bar make Gucci sunglasses instantly recognizable. No list of the best women’s designer sunglasses would be complete without them.

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4. Stella McCartney

How does one step out from behind the shadow of her rock star father? For Stella McCartney, launching a fashion line did the trick. Her designer sunglasses blend elegance with bold choices, such as gold embellishments along the brow and temples. While this brand isn’t as old as others on our list, Stella McCartney sunglasses have a style that’s instantly recognizable.

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5. Chloé

Rounding out our list is another world-famous Parisian fashion house, Chloé. Its collection of modern, playful-yet-refined sunglasses offers something for every woman; dual rims, octagon lenses, and seashell-shaped frames are just a few of your choices. More than any other designer on our list, Chloé has created a distinctive look by venturing into new territory where others hadn’t thought to look for inspiration.

Shown: Chloé CE146S Sunglasses

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How to Shop for Women's Designer Sunglasses Online

Designer sunglasses tend to cost more than mass-market brands, so it’s important to find the perfect frames for you. To that end, you can use our Virtual Try-On tool to see how you’ll look in many of the sunglasses sold on Eyeconic before you make a purchase.

We can also help you save on new prescription sunglasses. Eyeconic accepts vision benefits from VSP, MetLife, and Cigna, as well as FSA/HSA dollars. Connecting your benefits can add up to serious savings on designer sunglasses.

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