Sunglasses for women in the UK: Shop this year’s hottest shades with Dior, Gucci and ASOS


Step up your style with a pair of stylish women’s sunglasses, in classic frames and new favorites

Jennifer Lawrence wearing gold-rimmed aviators in Joy

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A year-round essential, and as sure to make you feel instantly cooler and more confident as they are to protect your peepers, a good pair of sunglasses is an absolute must.

How to choose a pair of sunglasses adapted to the shape of your face?

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On the other hand, it is undeniable that some frames are more beautiful than others. If you’re wondering what might work for your face shape, there are a few rules of thumb that can work in your favor.

If you have a heart-shaped face (a broad forehead and cheekbones, a narrow chin)

Avoid: Overly decorated glasses

If you have a rectangular face (a long face with a narrow chin and cheeks)

Try: Oversized wrap styles.

If you have an oval face (forehead, cheekbones and jawline balanced)

Try: Any shape you like, really. You’re in luck.

If you have a square face (a broad forehead and a square jaw)

Try: Round, Oval, Cat’s Eye

Avoid: Clean, geometric shapes.

If you have a round face (it’s full cheekbones; narrow forehead and jawline)

Try: Wide and rectangular frames.

Avoid: Round frames or colored lenses.

Taylor Swift relaxes in a pair of cat-eye sunglasses

In addition to being super stylish, it’s important to wear glasses that protect your eyes.

Here are our top picks of this year’s most stylish sunglasses from ASOS, Gucci, Dior and more – with prices starting from just over £10.

Tom Ford Slater cat-eye acetate sunglasses

Slater cat-eye acetate sunglasses

There are few styles as delightfully feminine as a cat-eye frame, and these beautiful shades from Tom Ford are arguably their finest iteration.

With dark gradient lenses for a touch of movie star glamour. Ideal for most face shapes except round faces.


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Quay X Saweetie Women’s High Profile Aviator Sunglasses in Black Tortoiseshell

Quay X Saweetie Women’s High Profile Aviator Sunglasses in Black Tortoiseshell

These stylish aviator sunglasses are from Quay, in collaboration with Saweetie. Hailing from the sunniest shores of Australia, this brand specializes in revamping vintage styles.

These sunglasses have dark tinted lenses and thin temples for an elegant look. These are FC3 general purpose sunglasses, and therefore offer high protection against sun glare.

They have molded nose pads for a comfortable fit, so you can wear them from morning to night. Branded pouch included.


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Gucci Square Frame Sunglasses Gg0010s

Gucci Square Frame Sunglasses Gg0010s

These timeless sunglasses feature embossed logo and web stripe temples, square frame, charcoal lenses, silver hardware and clear rims.

The classic design means they’re an investment wardrobe staple that can be worn summer after summer.

With 100% UV protection. They come with a velvet case.


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Victoria Beckham Flat Frame Sunglasses

Victoria Beckham Flat Frame Sunglasses

Victoria Beckham is a luxury brand with a proven track record in fashion, and these oversized flat brow sunglasses are no exception.

These angular sunglasses have a slightly square shape and are expertly handcrafted in Italy. Crafted from thin acetate, they’re deceptively light, yet perfect to wear with on-trend jewelry and a gorgeous jumpsuit for chic summer elegance.


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Gucci cat-eye acetate sunglasses GG0978S

Gucci cat-eye acetate sunglasses GG0978S

Money is not an option, but you want to stand out from the crowd?

This is the pair for you. Crafted in Italy, they feature dark tinted lenses, gold chain temples, and crystal embellished logo and hearts. J

The lens shape is cat eye for a feminine and chic look, and they offer 100% UV protection.


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ASOS DESIGN narrow square fashion glasses with recycled frame in daisy print

ASOS DESIGN narrow square fashion glasses with recycled frame in daisy print

A great value pair of sunglasses, not only are these sunglasses gentle on your purse, they’re also eco-friendly – they’re part of ASOS’ responsible selection.

These glasses have a recycled frame, and it’s really cute, with a delicate daisy pattern. With high UV protection and a storage pouch.


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A.Kjaerbede Women’s light orange oversized sunglasses

A.Kjaerbede Women’s light orange oversized sunglasses

These glasses are part of the A.kjaerbede selection at ASOS.

Taking inspiration from Nordic minimalist design, the brand’s eyewear collection gives classic shapes a bold edge.

These have dark tinted lenses and are made with a free style so you can step out in the sun feeling protected and on-trend.

These are FC3 general purpose sunglasses, with a molded nose pad.


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Dior Stronger Pilot Frame Sunglasses

Dior Stronger Pilot Frame Sunglasses

Airmen – but with a twist. This classically sexy frame is reinvented with a double bridge.

The lens color is pretty and feminine. They offer 100% UV protection and come with a hard case. You are sure to love them year after year.


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Latest Lolita Cat Eye Sunglasses

Latest Lolita Cat Eye Sunglasses

We’re going to slightly ignore the uncomfortable connotations of the name “Lolita” and instead focus on the fact that these sleek specs (from famed Australian eyewear company Le Specs) are every 50 inches cool.

Perfect with denim and a bold red lip


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Ray-Ban ® Round Metal sunglasses

Ray-Ban ® Round Metal sunglasses

It is a universally recognized truth that everyone should have at least one pair of Ray-Bans in their wardrobe. These round frames are ideal for softening more angular faces and seem emblematic of the counterculture of the 1960s.

Best of all, they’re unisex, so all the men in your life are borrowing (if you let them).


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ALDO Oversized Square Sunglasses With Aseriniel In Dusty Rose And Silver

ALDO Oversized Square Sunglasses With Aseriniel In Dusty Rose And Silver

Designed for women who love to shine wherever they go, these pretty sunglasses have embellished temples that will catch the light and sparkle in the sun.

The color is milky blush, silver with gradient tinted lenses meaning they will go with all your pastel colored summer outfits. They have molded nose pads and come with a branded sunglasses case and cloth.


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Tens Billy Evergreen

Tens Billy Evergreen

Tens sunglasses are an absolute joy if you literally want to see the world in a different way. Each shade is tinted to bring hypercolor to the world – from the bleached tropical sun of Los Angeles to a rosy hue.

Our favorites are the Evergreen – lending a cool, relaxing green to the world around you. In the 60s-style Billy frame, they look so cool – and they’re unisex.


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