Visor sunglasses are a key look right now. Not only are they fabulously retro and slightly futuristic at the same time, but they offer added protection from the sun with increased coverage and seamless vision. They’re ideal for winter sports and have long been a prominent feature of many active eyewear brands, and now they’re popular in fashion too.
Here are some of our top picks of visor sunglasses for the AW17/18 season.
Michael Kors ‘Sweet Escape’
The stylish sunglasses come in 4 on-trend colours, with flash/mirror lenses to help reduce winter glare. They feature a seamless shield lens for max coverage on bright days and a single brow bar that merges into branded MK arms. Featuring nose pads for comfort and super lightweight to wear. Ideal for winter holidays or driving.
Michael Kors ‘Paphos’
These visor sunglasses from Michael Kors have a versatile look, making them suitable for both summer and winter wear. The subtle one-lens design doesn’t look as sporty as the SWEET ESCAPE design (above). Instead, these shades are so chic and elegant and can be worn with just about anything in your wardrobe. From casual weekend attire to more formal pieces.
Dolce & Gabbana DG2162
Channel futuristic chic with the super stylish DG2162 sunglasses from Dolce & Gabbana. Designed with a single rimless lens, minimalist architecture and seamless use of colour, these shades are completely unique and will add edge to any outfit. The mirror lens makes them ideal for winter wear too, helping to reduce glare and reflection in snowy/icy landscapes. Also available in 4 other colours at SelectSpecs…
Porsche Design P8479
A great pair of shades to wear all year round, featuring a lightweight design for hours and hours of comfort and superb coverage from the elements. A driver’s dream and these sunglasses have ‘sports luxe’ written all over them. These shades will look fab styled with a leather jacket for a casual ‘day off’ look.
Prada PR 15TS
These Prada sunglasses are stylishly retro, giving a nod to the 1970s. Thick tortoise design arms give them timeless appeal, whilst the big lens offers optimum vision and great coverage for the eye area. The hexagonal silhouette brings the retro style right up to date with today’s catwalk trends, and the metallic detailing adds the perfect finishing touch.
It’s time to bring the bling with the Bvlgari BV6071B sunglasses. These wraparound style shades promise the best coverage possible with the curved single lens design and feature a gem embellished arm for added glam. They have ‘FROW chic’ written all over them and are s must-have for every fashionista’s festive wishlist. A seriously cool design that can pull off seasonal charm in summer or winter. So you can show them off all year round.
Want to discover more cool trends for the AW17/18 period? Take a look at our recent blog post ‘Trending: Clear Lens Sunnies‘, one of the edgier catwalk styles for the autumn/winter season.
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