London Fashion Week SS17 Eyewear Trends

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Here’s a little look back at some of the eyewear trends as seen on London Fashion Week SS17 catwalks back in September. From uber futuristic and a fun twist on classic to the super-popular mirror lens and retro silhouettes, SS17 eyewear has a lot to offer.

Here are some of the coolest trends coming soon in the spring / summer season next year.

Ultra Narrow Cateye

Glacier girl🌪and Kathryn 💘

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Cat’s eye sunglasses just got a serious squishing! As seen on the Ashley Williams catwalk, super narrow lenses are hot for 2017 and this includes a distorted cateye frame that looks like it’s been squashed vertically.

We love this exaggerated look and if you have a small face, this style of cateye may suit you a lot better than the oversized glasses. Steal SS17 style with the Moschino MO695 shades, available in 3 chic colours.  lfw trends eyewear ss17

The Futuristic Visor

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Also seen at the Ashley Williams show were visor style shades; this style of frame oozes fun and futuristic, with a touch of sports luxe.

There’s a cool androgynous feel to it and you can get the look with these Porsche Design P8571 (designed for men but will also fit women).

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The Flash Aviator

According the House of Holland’s army of runway models, mirror lenses are here to stay. This awesome trend has stuck around for a while now and for SS17, it’s all about aviators.

If you love this on trend look, you’ll love these O’Neill ONS-VITA-P gold mirrored sunglasses, also available in 5 other colours. mirror aviator trend ss17

Novelty Shapes

SS17 boating stripe #markuslupfer #lfw A photo posted by Markus Lupfer (@markuslupfer) on

Taking inspiration from cute Kawaii fashion, it seems that there will definitely be room for some fun and playful eyewear in the upcoming season. Bringing together two hot trends – mirror lenses and round frames – the shades seen at Markus Lupfer are perfect for festivals.

Festival chic is also about choosing bold colours, like these Ray Ban RB4165 Justin sunglasses, which come in 5 on trend lens colours. ss17 eyewear trends mirror sunglasses

Flight Mode

Backstage at the #VersusVersace Spring Summer 2017 show – Full show at the link in bio A photo posted by versus_versace (@versus_versace) on

As we’ve seen above, mirror aviators are still a hot commodity. But a new style of aviator has arrived in town, and according to Versace, it’s all about looking flight-ready.

The new aviator is super duper retro, oversized with a geo edge, inspired by the 60s and 70s, and is a little bit on the masculine side. Get the look for next season with the Versace VE2140 sunglasses, hot off the catwalk!

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