Sunglasses Spring-Summer 2016
Sunglasses are the most important accessory in spring-summer season. With their help we can not only protect our eyes from the hot rays of the sun, but also we can complete our fashion outfit. Modern designers took care to make the sunglasses stylish and modern so that they could be worn by all the ladies without exception, regardless of face shape and style of clothing. So, let’s see what are the sunglasses trends in spring-summer 2016 season.
John Lennon style Sunglasses
John Lennon style round sunglasses are again extremely popular. Of course, ancestor analogies, which were made solely of nickel, are now extremely rare. At the moment, talking about this kind of glasses, it is considered only the lens shape, and not frame’s material. Modern designers have introduced many patterns of round sunglasses. Among such diversity can be seen samples with colored, classic frame, colorful lens and designs that are totally free of frame. Moreover, very often, the lenses of round sunglasses have such a large diameter that reminded us not teashades glasses, but Dragonfly sunglasses. John Lennon Style sunglasses in varied assortment can be found at 3.1 Phillip Lim collection, Rochas, Karen Walker, Trina Turk, Custo Barcelona, Cacharel Carolina Herrera.
Aviator sunglasses are still a design of glasses that despite their age are in great demand in our time as well. By the way, designers have worked intensively on the viewing of these types of glasses. As a result of hard work, modern designs are more suited to be worn daily. Considering that previously, the aviator sunglasses were worn only by military aviators, we can say firmly that all designer’s effort is not in vain: from now on, such models can be worn virtually by every woman on the planet, even if she has no connection with flights. To maximum adapt the aviators to realities, modern designers have given shapes in accordance with the trends of modernity, which contributed to the emergence of aviator sunglasses in different colors and sizes (Chanel, Emporio Armani, Philipp Plein, Tommy Hilfiger, Elie Tahari, Simon Miller, Christopher Kane).
Super modern, feminine, stylish and even “predators” sunglasses, that are also called Cat Eye, came in tight competition with the previous models. Here, on par with John Lennon sunglasses and Aviator style also struggle for primacy in the fashion competition. And considering what diversity was presented by modern designers, it is clear where does this popularity come from. Butterfly sunglasses can be seen from today onwards in the most varied, sometimes unusual frames. To this end, the designers used different colors, materials and décor. In addition to the shaping of “Butterflies” it was often used multicolored glass. You can admire all models of modern Cat Eye sunglasses in the collections by Anna Sui, Miu Miu, Opening Ceremony, Kate Spade, Burberry Prorsum, Badgley Mischka, Bottega Veneta, Dries Van Noten, Juicy Couture.
Original lens shapes and frames
After studying last season’s fashion, fashionistas have already been able to convince that designer’s imagination is truly limitless. It would seem that designers no longer have the means to surprise us after what they presented. But every season is characterized by more and more futuristic and amazing ideas and the season of spring-summer 2016 fashion became a clear evidence of that. Many designers have visible emphasized the futuristic theme, reflecting it in their sunglasses collections. We urge you to see with what designer’s know-how amazed us fashion guru like Fendi, Emilio Pucci, Louis Vuitton, Acne Studios, Hood by Air, Moschino, Loewe, Carolina Herrera, Christian Dior, Prabal Gurung, Stella McCartney, Marni, Markus Lupfer, Marco de Vincenzo, Kenzo, Giamba, Isa Arfen, Jeremy Scott.
Huge shapes and sport style
In the new warm season there is another regularity – the enormous size of the glasses. Sometimes such accessories, occupies one half of the face, without exaggeration. To not hide our eyes from others, designers recommend us to wear colored or completely transparent glasses although there are also classic black options. The enlarged glasses shapes often remind us of sports models, which athletes use in auto competitions, for parachute jumps or dives underwater. Examples of fashion sunglasses in spring-summer 2016, can be seen in Moschino, Emilio Pucci, Halston Heritage, Iceberg, Antonio Marras, Hood By Air, Ralph Lauren lines.
As in many previous seasons, trapezoidal lenses, also occupied a leading place among fashion top. Well, how else, if because of its universality and practicability such models can be called without hesitation classic designs. Although here they were conducted certain experiments including toning glass in red or nonstandard size, although in most cases, wayfarer sunglasses were presented in traditional variations (Nicole Miller, Paul Smith, Boss, Le Kit, Banana Republic, Cushnie et Ochs).
Teacher type sunglasses
In great demand are glasses that are often worn by secretaries and teachers. Here we include clear lens glasses for sight, and their imitations. Sometimes the glass can be so transparent that it creates the impression that this is missing in general (Gucci, Cacharel, etc.).
The colored frame is another indisputable hot trend of the new season. In the previous period, it has also occupied a prominent place, although in the new year they will be requested double. In addition, the frame can be executed both in one color, as well as in multiple colors simultaneously. Very famous was proved to be also the ombre effect. The most popular colors and prints were demonstrated by Gucci, Prada, Giorgio Armani, Jason Wu, Oscar de la Renta, 3.1 Phillip Lim, J Crew, Versace, Stella McCartney, Karen Walker, Custo Barcelona.
Sunglasses with colored lens
The different colors palettes were used not only to decorate frames, but also the lens. Finally, they fashionistas are provided sunglasses with green, blue, light blue, red, reddish and yellow lens. You decide what color to choose, but before making a choice, it would be good to look at the characteristics of each color separately in relation to their action on the eyes. Trendy colored lenses can be found at Chanel, Juicy Couture, Emilio Pucci, Banana Republic, Antonio Marras, Gucci, Emporio Armani, Akris.
If some brands have focused on shape and original colors of the frames, others have decided not to bother about that. For example, Nicole Miller, Escada, Coach, Akris, Kenzo and several brands have decided to use only lenses without frames. Although here we must specify that the lack of frames on such glasses is compensated by the use of unusual colors and shapes of the lens itself.
Method of decoration
And finally we will talk about methods of decorating fashionable sunglasses. In this warm season, on this chapter were particularly especially Anna Sui, Cushnie et Ochs, Tory Burch, Dolce and Gabbana, Gucci, using the abundance of glitter’s, gemstones, small pearls, stickers, inserted elements, reminding miniature flowers, fruit and statues.
Here comes the end of our review on best sunglasses in spring-summer 2016 season. As you can see, the new warm season will give us a huge variety of such accessories, which were presented in various variations and decisions, from the classic standard to futuristic and very attractive designs.