6 sunglasses trends for spring and summer 2018

First published: 01-05-2018

Ray-Ban oval tortoiseshell sunglasses

Ray-Ban oval tortoiseshell sunglasses (RRP £163, our price £101)

The sun is here and it never felt so good. Consequently, it's time to put the spotlight on the season's hottest sunglasses trends. The Watch Shop shades collection includes the likes of Lacoste, Emporio Armani/, and Ray-Ban. With a variety of designs you won't want to leave the house without, these are the sunglasses that everyone will be talking about in 2018.

1. Aviators are back…

Lacoste Red Aviators

Lacoste Red Aviators (RRP £127, our price: £95)

OK, so aviators never really go out of style, but they are back in a big way in a range of bold colours this season. Lacoste has jumped on the trend with this super-cool pair that features striking red arms and the iconic logo inspired by René 'The Crocodile' Lacoste.

Perfect for casual action both on and off the tennis court, these unisex shades have got bags of sporting style.

2. Big and bold

Vogue ladies purple Cat Eye sunglasses

Vogue ladies' purple Cat Eye sunglasses (RRP £101, our price £65)

Throw some serious shade with these ultra-chic cat eye sunglasses from Vogue Eyewear. Featuring oversized violet purple frames and dark lenses that are perfect for people watching, these sunglasses were made for sipping cocktails on the pool terrace.

3. '90s chic

Ray-Ban oval tortoiseshell sunglasses

Ray-Ban oval tortoiseshell sunglasses (RRP £163, our price £101)

Ever since Johnny Depp was spotted rocking the look, '90s chic has been 'in' for fashion-conscious men across the globe. And, if anyone can help you nail the style, it's Ray-Ban with its eye-catching tortoiseshell frames. Ideal for exploring the city or lounging in the garden, these versatile shades can blend effortlessly into any style.

4. What goes around

Emporio Armani ladies Round sunglasses

Emporio Armani ladies' Round sunglasses (RRP £117, our price £95)

Several supermodels were spotted on catwalks wearing rounded shades throughout the year, and so who better than Emporio Armani to help you replicate the look? With thick, chunky frames and gradient lenses, they're effortlessly cool and will go with just about any ensemble.

5. Mellow yellow

Ray-Ban yellow tinted sunglasses

Ray-Ban yellow tinted sunglasses (RRP £154, our price £121)

Brighter, bolder colours are another key trend of 2018, and this electric yellow pair from Ray-Ban has summer written all over them. Channel your inner peace child and pair these up with perfectly with bohemian looks throughout the holiday season.

6. Just do it

Nike Rabid black sunglasses

Nike Rabid black sunglasses (RRP £79.20, our price £59)

If you're more at home chasing powder or waves than sunshine, then you may want to invest in a pair of wraparounds. Nike always produces excellent sports eyewear and these slick, black Rabids are no exception.

If you haven't picked out your perfect pair of shades for spring/summer 2018, what are you waiting for? We have hundreds of designs for men and women in an endless range of colours and styles, from some of the world's most iconic brands, such as Versace, STORM and Calvin Klein.


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