Summertime has finally arrived! From relaxing poolside hangouts, to fun-loving open-air parties, to amazing beach vacations, there are tons of fabulous outdoor festivities in full swing. And there’s no better way to greet the glorious sunshine than by celebrating National Sunglasses Day! We can’t say it enough: Sunnies are your peepers’ best friend, as they’ll not only add serious style to your look, but also protect your eyes from those harsh UV rays that are always at play! Yep, that’s right; UV rays pose a threat even during the chilliest of times. To boot, you truly ought to have multiple pairs for every occasion and to keep up with your ever-changing wardrobe—but be sure to snag ‘em from a reputable dealer; no street vendors, please!
As you revel in all things shady today, make sure you’re in the know on the season’s hottest sunwear trends! Gal pals ought to look for two-toned colorations, floral prints and scalloped details, as well as a slew of silhouettes like angular cat-eyes, statement butterflies and Clubmaster-inspired shapes. Meanwhile, guys are sure to dig vibrant neon hues and classic tortoise washes, and look-at-me flash lenses, not to mention sporty and dapper square profiles and aviators! Check out some of our fave sunglasses for summer below.