Did you know that a fashion trend is being launched every 2 minutes? Well, if not every 2 minutes, then definitely it’s way too often. With the new trends popping out left, right and center, how can a girl keep up with this insane fashion speed? The fashion changing with lightning speed, and before you know this hot trendy look you got last year, this year is already out of style! But the girl must eat and look good doing it.
Is there anything better than knowing you’re rocking the absolute latest trends fashionista style? Unless you’re Gigi Hadid, buying the looks straight off the runways can be a little tough (not to mention unaffordable). Fortunately, we’ve scoured 10 Best Sunglasses To Buy Under $100 That Would Transform You Into A Hot Fashionista! Get ready to strut out and stunt on all your friends with these celebrity inspired looks.
1. Oversized Cat Eye Sunglasses
Are you planning to go lounge with your friends? Or partying at a fancy event this summer? These beautiful oversized cat eye sunglasses will give you a bold look and make a grand statement. Let these big sunglasses make you the center of attention at your summer outings. This is your chance to rock that chic celebrity look without breaking the bank!
This year, the cat eye shape sunglasses have been spotted on multiple major runway shows (Ferragamo, Badgley Mischka, Laura Biagiotti) has been a throwback to a retro style cat eye, meaning an almost oversized or exaggerated cat eye lenses. These larger than life frames are sweet and feminine but their contemporary appeal will keep you looking fresh all summer long. Amp up the glamour in your life an make a bold statement in this classic style.
2. Carrera - Ski Googles
After seeing the Carerra sunglasses dominate the streets for ages, we’re finally starting to see them evolve a little bit. Those tacky sunglasses your parents wore in the 00s are making a comeback and you better be ready to sport some ski googles on the street because these are the newest trend. They’ve been spotted in shows all the over the world (including style icon Rihanna’s Fenty Puma collection) and celebrity it girls like Gigi Hadid and Kaia Gerber have also been seen rocking this new trend. Break out of your comfort zone and get ready to stun in these sporty shades this summer.
3. Aviator Sunglasses
Aviators are a staple in any fashionista’s closet and if you don’t own a pair already, where have you been?? This is your chance to get your hands on the most contemporary, show-stopping aviators we’ve seen in years. Glam up your wardrobe with this style which is definitely one of our top picks of the season. Throw a pair on to go to the beach or to brunch in the city but either way it’ll add the pop of je ne sais quois to your everyday looks that you’ve been looking for.
4. Round Sunglasses
Round sunglasses are simple and beautiful. They evoke an air of innocence found in creative and free-minded people and can be paired with a variety of outfits to deliver a strong fashion statement.
If you have a flair for the dramatic, you might want to take a look at this extravagant trend! For those of you who would like a break from all the sharp angles we’ll be seeing this summer, several designers have chosen to bring back the circular frame. The soft shape of these round sunglasses make them an ideal choice for the summertime. This trend has been seen on runways such as Emilia Pucci, Bottega Veneta and Roberto Cavalli and quickly catches up on the "street fashion". These seem like the perfect pair of sunnies to wear when you’re just lounging by the pool looking sophisticated and sipping on a cocktail.
Choose the big round sunglasses if you want to be bold while the smaller frames offer elegance and grace. Pair them with any casuals and your day at the beach is made. Whether at formal or casual outings, these elegant babes will deliver class and style any day.
5. Tiny Cat Eye Sunglasses
Coming straight out of The Matrix the tiny cat eye sunglasses have become the rave of the moment. These fashion-forward tiny sunglasses have been sported by celebrities like Beyoncé, Gigi, Rihanna, Kanye, and are now bestsellers from giants in the fashion industry like Prada, Louis Vuitton, and Balenciaga among others. Not to mention that every Instagram influencer is rocking her trendsetting style in these hot sunnies.
We’ve all watched closely as the trend of tiny sunglasses from 1990s slowly returned. Kyle Jenner solidified its rise when she was seen wearing a pair on the Met Gala's red carpet. These fun tiny cat eye frames have become so popular that it was not surprising that they’ve been appearing in tons of designer shows throughout the season. Now this look isn’t for the faint of heart so be ready to turn some heads in these show stoppers. Every next-door fashionista have hopped on this hot trend and you can too for a more affordable price!
6. Flat Top Visors
Now, if you're ready to stand out and make a statement, the most outrageous trend we've seen recently is the flat top visor. Kim Kardashian has been a huge pioneer of this trend for years, and once Kylie Jenner jumped on board, we knew this trend was here to stay. Céline have already featured them in their collection, so there is no doubt that this retro look is making a comeback. Stay ahead of the curve like a true fashionista with a pair of these impactful frames. Although pulling these off might seem like a challenge, they’ve been very popular on Instagram. Their flattering shape makes them ideal for selfies so get that camera out and start snapping!
7. Oversized Sunglasses
For that socialite look of your favorite superstars, oversized sunglasses offer the coolness of cat-eye sunglasses, and chic style of round goggles rolled into one. If you are the type of person who is not afraid to make an impact, then you have a lot of options this season. In response to the tiny sunglasses trend, certain designers have launched an opposing movement that’s brought the return of the oversized frame.
These beautiful oversized frames have a certain vintage appeal and everybody’s favorite fashionista Chiara Ferragni has already been snapped in a pair. These sunglasses are guaranteed to give you the spotlight especially when paired with white and a bit of flashy outfit. The wonderful thing about this trend is that these sunglasses actually protect your eyes from the sun, instead of just sitting delicacy on your nose. If you spend a lot of time on the beach, these are the perfect choice to keep you shady and chic.
8. Mirrored Sunglasses
If fashion could speak, mirrored sunglasses are the perfect accessory to say - F* Off. They’re stand-offish in the best way and because they conceal your eyes, they’re perfect for checking out all the hotties at the beach. Both Chanel and Paco Rabanne have premiered this trend at their shows so it’s safe to say this trend will be a big one. Lucky for you, we have a couple pairs that are just perfect!
9. Flat Lens Sunglasses
These flat lens sunglasses are endlessly cool. Armani was all over this trend on the runway and Victoria Beckham brought it out on the street. We’ve been keeping a close eye on this rising trend and we’re here to report that you should buy, buy, buy! Delicate metal frames are all the rage and so are mirrored lenses so don’t think twice about these trendsetting sunnies. Everyone will be wondering where you got them but don’t worry, it’s our little secret.
10. Clear (and tinted lenses) Sunglasses
Ever since the rise in popularity of the nerdy-girl chic aesthetic, clear glasses have seen a big spike in popularity. Just this Spring they were featured in the hottest runway shows, including the celebrity favorite Balenciaga. Maybe you live somewhere not so sunny or maybe you just wanna highlight your intellectual qualities, but investing in a pair of these clear sunnies is the sure way to do it. For an added touch of femininity, tinted lenses can make you feel like everyday is a picnic in the park.
So, which sunglasses to wear this season to look like a trendy fashionista?
With affordable sunglasses in mind, we sourced our top picks of 10 hottest sunglasses trends under $100 for this season. These budget friendly fashion trend-setters stand out from the crowd thanks to their fashion forward look and affordable budget.