sunglasses

Sunglasses For When You’re Embarrassed To Be Seen With People Just Like You

How meta! Urban Outfitters sells these coy little “Embarrassing Photo Protective Sunglasses” so that you won’t have to be spotted in photos–presumably with your other too-cool-for-school-Urban-Outfitters-sporting friends. Whoa! It’s like…

Julie Gerstein | May 10, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Would You Wear: Prada Customizable Sunglasses?

We’re reluctant to admit it out loud, but isn’t the point of wearing designer glasses to wear designer glasses and feel the smug satisfaction of your status logo beaming from…

Leonora Epstein | December 8, 2010 - 1:15 pm

Dude Looks We Love: Aviator Sunglasses

Aviator sunglasses have been around for nearly 100 years, making appearances in everything from “Top Gun” to Lindsay Lohan’s coffee runs. They’re a great look on both sexes, but there’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 7, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Shades Made Simple: A Few Rules For Wearing Sunglasses

Even though the leaves are falling and temperatures are cooling down, it’s never the wrong season for sunglasses. I say this as an admitted eyewear addict: the other day a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 29, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Are Expensive Sunglasses Worth It?

Apparently not, says one Fashionista writer who remarks that her cheap-o H&M sunglasses offer full UV protection, whereas many of the designer brands you might drop a couple hundred on…

Leonora Epstein | July 27, 2010 - 11:40 am

These Are The Ugliest Sunglasses In The World

Apparently, it took two designers — Linda Farrow and Jeremy Scott — to design these mind-bogglingly hideous sunglasses. They look like a pair of Oakleys mated with someone’s Daisy Dukes…

Susannah Breslin | July 8, 2010 - 11:10 am

Alexander McQueen Eyewear A Shade Spooky

The late, great fashion designer Alexander McQueen’s label lives on, and the newest offering is from the eye wear line. In these ads, we get a peek of what’s to…

Susannah Breslin | June 25, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Worth The Splurge: SEE Sunglasses

We have officially had enough of tacky, logo-covered designer sunglasses. Not only are they super expensive, they’re also a bit garish and we’d like to return to the days of…

Lily Q | June 11, 2010 - 5:50 pm

New Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Sunglasses Are Fugly

We’re fans of most of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s forays into fashion. The Row makes us drool, Elizabeth & James consistently offers cool stuff at not-horrific prices, and we’ve even…

Lily Q | June 2, 2010 - 7:15 pm

New Madonna Commercial Shows Her Sunglasses Are Cooler Than Your Sunglasses

Oh, look, it’s Madonna’s commercial for her new line of D&G sunglasses. I know this will shock and surprise you, but she writhes around in a public bathroom,…

Susannah Breslin | May 28, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Sunglasses From Geordi La Forge’s Closet?

These futuristic Linda Farrow sunglasses are cool … in a “Star Trek” kinda way. [HighSnobette.com] …

Leonora Epstein | May 24, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Sunglasses That Double As A Wha?

Everyone loves a product with multiple uses. Lip gloss with SPF is awesome for keeping your pucker hydrated and safe from summer rays. Shampoo and conditioner in one is key…

Bianca Posterli | April 29, 2010 - 12:10 pm

“I’m Famous” Sunglasses

Every spring we feel an overwhelming desire to stock up on sunglasses. Never mind the already-extensive collections we have, the “But I’m protecting my eyes!” justifications begin and we’re totally…

Lily Q | April 12, 2010 - 1:50 pm

What’s Up With These $400 J.Crew Glasses?

Hey, hey, hey, J.Crew, since when did you start slapping Barneys price tags on your previously affordable goods? While we still adore you, we got a bit of a shock…

Leonora Epstein | April 6, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Karl Lagerfeld On Burqas, Celebrity Status, & Adoption

Here’s the thing about fashion. Sometimes dreams do come true. Just yesterday, blogger Bryan Boy was invited to visit Vogue, and in the newest issue of Vice magazine, Canadian writer…

Bianca Posterli | March 18, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Madonna Gets Together With Dolce & Gabbana, Produces Sunglasses

Ah, Madonna. So elusive. So enigmatic. So impenetrable. If only she weren’t wearing those dark sunglasses all the time! Then maybe we would know her. Or perhaps not. If you…

Susannah Breslin | March 15, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Amber Rose Wears “Interesting” Sunglasses

The fashion train wreck “icon” that is Amber Rose wore this windshield on her face as a pair of sunglasses and paired them with an electric pink thong … just…

Lauren Panariello | March 12, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Punked! Glasses Tattoo Boy Was A Marketing Ploy!

D’oh! We sure were fooled—apparently that dude who got specs inked on his face was part of a viral marketing plan from Ray-Ban, which has pulled off shenanigans…

Leonora Epstein | January 14, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Is It Too Early To Start Thinking About Spring Shades?

Coming this spring: Alexander Wang’s first sunglasses collection, which includes these uh-may-zing cat’s-eye shades that I’m going to declare this summer’s must-have beach peepers. How much do they cost? I’m…

Susannah Breslin | January 4, 2010 - 7:20 pm

Get “Breakfast At Tiffany’s” Sunglasses From Tiffany’s

In the 1961 classic “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” Audrey Hepburn’s character, Holly Golightly, flits around New York City wearing Givenchy dresses and oversized shades. Many a woman has since tried to…

Catherine Strawn | December 18, 2009 - 8:15 pm