Even though you may already be stacked with shades in your favorite shapes—finding the right style for your face is sunglass selection step numero uno—we say there's no such thing as too many pairs so long as they're comfortable and, uh, easy-on-the-eyes. Here, the chicest new shades to shield your face, from giant bug-eye frames to classic cat-eyes.
It's all about the clear frames on this oversized pair that's UV-protected and has just the right hint of amber on the lenses.
Warby Parker, $95
Let it be known: Shield aviators are super chic, but definitely not for shy types.
3.1 Phillip Lim, $135
Hello, thick white frames I want to keep in my summer collection forever.
Free People, $25
The tiny sunglasses trend just got bigger with these '90s-inspired octagonal sunglasses. Yes, they're a thing, and you either love 'em or hate 'em.
Urban Outfitters, $16
Blink and you almost miss the tiny rhinestone detailing on each side of this tangerine dream.
Free People, $25
Consider the narrow cat-eye silhouette the evergreen style of the sunglasses group, which is a great excuse to shop them immediately.
Le Specs, $119
fields sunglasses forever. Plus, gold metal stars that will make you feel nostalgic for the '60s.
Poppy Lissiman, $95
Few can pull off round sunglasses, but if your head shape is square you need to try these out. You'll begin to wonder how you ever wore anything else.
Warby Parker, $145
If you want to take a tiny dip into the tortoise trend, test out the waters with this pair of Ray-Bans. They're simple, sleek, and gender-neutral.
Lasik vibes, but make it fashion.
Marc Jacobs, $140
The goldilocks of brown oversized shades—not too round and not too square.
Remember how we said you can ease your way into the tortoise frames? These are the "you've moved in together and are talking about getting a dog" commitment pair.
Ah, the sunglasses minus the glasses. These gold-rimmed aviators make the case for clear lenses any day.
Oliver Peoples, $490
The white outline on these lenses makes this pair incredibly chic. Not to mention, you'll be twinning with Joe Jonas.
Privé Revaux, $30
These are called, "Viva la velvet." Honestly, they had us at velvet.
Free People, $30
Tinted so they never know where you're gazing, reflective for on-the-go makeup touchups.
Karen Walker, $244
Paparazzi-repellant glasses that will make you feel famous.
Linda Farrow, $540