Colourful sunglasses are the perfect way to make a statement this summer. Adding a dose of high-octane glamour to a neutral or minimalist ensemble complements an already maximalist look; colourful sunglasses will make life that little bit better. A pair of colourful sunglasses instantly breathe life and colour into looks, and, living in a year-round sunny region; these striking pieces are anything but seasonal, instead very much wardrobe-essentials. This season, countless brands are unveiling colourful new pieces, even from houses known for their minimalist style, largely inspired by the strong geometric frames and vibrant lenses of the late Nineties.
From burnt orange cat-eye by Bottega to new ranges in emerald green and candy floss pink, here are 13 colourful sunglasses we love for summer 2023.
Bottega Veneta’s orange acetate sunglasses come in a seductive cat-eye shape, reflecting the Italian house’s timeless glamour and focus on sculptured, heritage styles, with a dose of playfulness and modernity.
Influencer turned entrepreneur Karen Wazen’s eyewear brand is already a hit across the region, and her new collection gives a much-needed dose of colour, fun and sunshine to the market. These Ciara – Bumbblebee sunglasses are bright, bold and super flattering, and will work with nearly any look this summer.
With chunky frames and pale yellow lenses, these aviator shades from Bottega Veneta are a contemporary reworking of the classic style. Pair with a neutral look for a feminine yet bold appearance, or with bright pinks, reds and oranges for a summery ensemble.
Fendi’s new baguette cat-eye sunglasses are as functional as they are fabulous – nearly folding down to half of the original style and fitting perfectly in a clutch bag. Crafted in the classic cat-eye shape, they have pale pink tinted, monogrammed lenses and the Italian house’s FF’ logo discreetly dotted on the frames.
Few brands can scream summer like Loewe, a brand known for its zeitgeist and hedonistic collaborations with brands like Paula’s Ibiza. These sunshine yellow shades will add a dose of summery glamour to any look, crafted from glossy acetate stamped with gold-tone Anagram logo plaques.