Summer 2021: The Sunglasses Edit

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Looking for the perfect pair of shades? We round up this season's must-haves...

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If you buy one thing this season, make it the right pair of sunglasses. Find your perfect pair of shades from our seasonal hot list – including both British and International designers, from Le Specs to Cubitts and everyone in between…

The Sunglasses Edit Summer 2021

Sunglasses are notoriously tricky to prescribe; a purchase that differs between each and every person depending on face shape, lifestyle and of course, fashion sense. After oversized cat eyes for planned yacht lazing? Or retro rounds for festival lounging? Perhaps it’s classic aviators for sporting pursuits? Or a strategic throwback to oversized shades in order to hide last night’s questionable third round of drinks? Whatever your summer plans, find the shades to suit in our edit, below…

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  • cutler & gross sunglasses

    Cutler & Gross

    Go big, go bold with these vintage-inspired, Seventies-esque beauties.

    1387 Square sunglasses, £306.


    Cutler & Gross is a Great British Brand 21

  • bird sunglasses


    The sustainable choice from this stand-out British B-Corp.

    Kaka Honey sunglasses, £99.

  • Prive Revaux

    Simple and stylish. What more could you need in a pair of shades?

    Maestro Sun sunglasses, £36.

  • cubitts sunglasses


    Go for pastel perfection with these oversized, Sixties-inspired frames.

    Matilda sunglasses, £125.

  • le specs sunglasses

    Le Specs

    Just add sunshine and a kick-ass summer dress.

    Wategos sunglasses, $99.

  • Marni

    Are these wonderfully extra frames the ultimate cat-eye sunglasses? We think so.

    Tattoo sunglasses, £315.

  • Celine Sunglasses


    Haven’t you heard? Grey is the new black, and this pair of sleek Celine shades confirms it.

    Square-framed sunglasses. £270,

  • Ray-Ban


    Jack round-frame sunglasses. £140,


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