Ultralight Performance Sunglasses

A Sunny Influence explores the world of sunglasses from the view point of industry experts. See what styles and fashion trends their loving from their curated collections. We’re so glad you’ve looked to us for your perfect pair of sunglasses. The SL M40 BURG is a square shape frame made from acetate and has nylon lenses. The GG0599SA is a soft square acetate shape, embellished with a sophisticated reinterpretation of the web it has small GG interlocking logo on temples.

To this day, we’ve distributed over five million pairs of glasses to people in need. You’ll find a timeless selection of sunglasses on Warby Parker’s website. Plus, the label gets bonus points for the ability to customize frames and lenses. The SL M48S/K is a square sunglasses with acetate frame front and metal temples. Safety glasses offer protection against surprise objects flying into your beautiful eyes, and these picks fit a wide range of head sizes and facial structures.

The site provides a rating for your area from 0 to 10; the higher the number, the more dangerous the sun’s UV emissions are, and the more precautions you should take to protect your eyes. The EyeBuyDirect Nevada frames offer an affordable way to get prescription sunglasses in a Wayfarer style. Looks aside, these Blenders sunglasses feel high-quality, lightweight, and comfortable. They’re made of a polycarbonate frame that feels stronger and better constructed than the simple plastic you often see on cheap sunglasses like the Knockaround Premiums we tried.

Join the MYKITA community and be the first to receive exclusive news on design updates, limited editions and special sale promotions from the MYKITA HAUS. Plus, receive a 10% discount on your next online purchase. High-performance sport sunglasses engineered with high-quality sound that’s louder and deeper than all other audio sunglasses. Interchangeable polarized lenses available for specific sports and lighting conditions. This winter, nothing says “I’m a boss” more than throwing a sick pair of shades with your turtleneck and overcoat!

Though they appear logoless, they have a whisper of branding—an “N” is emblazoned on the rightmost corner of the right-eye lens, and a small “NOOZ” is embellished at the very end of the temple tips. The J+S ray ban new wayfarer have a sturdy metal build, and their spring hinges produce a satisfying click when you open and close the arms. These sunglasses feel well made, and we never worried about them falling apart—a good sign, especially at this price.


In some cases, this connection serves as the core concept behind an entire brand. James Ayscough began experimenting with tinted lenses in spectacles in the mid-18th century, around 1752. These were not “sunglasses” as that term is now used; Ayscough believed that blue- or green-tinted glass could correct for specific vision impairments. By the 18th century tainted mirror-like framed Murano glasses had been used as so-called ‘gondola glasses’ by Venician women and children, to shield there eyes from the glare from the water in the canals.

Not sure which frame shape suits you best, or if you need a polarized lens? Read up on the different types of sunglass lenses, and use our frame finder to see which types of frames work best with your face shape. Whether you’re looking for mirrored styles to update your sun style, or driving clubmaster to help you see better on the road, Foster Grant has the widest range of sunglasses to meet your sun protection needs.

The Sunglass Warehouse Petra sunglasses were too small and wide, with lenses so dark that they were difficult to see through. The comfortable Sunski Camina sunglasses have tall, wide lenses and pinched edges that add a dramatic flourish to your face. Only some of the Sungait variants on Amazon have polarized lenses, so double-check before you buy. The J+S Classic Aviator sunglasses fit most of our panel testers’ faces well, and we appreciated the coverage from their large lenses. That’s DIFF. For every pair of luxury sunglasses you buy, DIFF helps provide the gift of sight to someone in need.

Whereas the Sungait round have plastic frames with metal arms, these Kent Wang sunglasses are made from cellulose acetate, which is more lightweight and flexible than basic plastic frames. Despite being bulkier than the Sungait pair, the Kent Wang sunglasses weigh about the same. The Keyhole glasses come in various shades of vibrant acetate or horn (though the latter costs $95 more), and both versions are distinct and striking. For our testers, the glasses have garnered compliments from friends and acquaintances, as well as “Where are those from? The frame has no external branding, but it does have a small, gold-foil Kent Wang logo on the inside of the left arm; the logo is tasteful and attractive, and it’s impossible to see while the sunglasses are on your face. Kent Wang offers three frame colors to choose from—gold, gunmetal, and silver—and the lenses on each are the same dark shade.