Ray-Ban is one of the most recognizable eyewear brands in the world. Ray-Ban has successfully created eyewear staples that have transcended generations! Its most successful campaign, NEVER HIDE, encourages wearers to customize their eyewear, their style, and their lives based on their rebellious and independent spirit. Here are the Top 5 Ray-Ban Sunglasses Styles for this summer.
1. Large Metal Aviators
Created in the 1930s for pilots of the US Air Force, Ray-Ban Aviators were made for the best of the best. It wasn’t until the 1970s, when Ray-Ban came out with a ladies version of the frame that the style became offered in a variety of lens and frame, color combinations. The original Aviator features golden frames and brown lenses. The shape of the Aviator was meant to fit under pilot’s goggles.
2. Original Wayfarer Sunglasses
Wayfarer Sunglasses became popular in the 1950s and are still extremely popular today. Celebrities like Robert Pattinson and Orlando Bloom can be seen sporting the Wayfarer look. Its heavy, acetate frames are a sign of authenticity, and the trapezoidal shape makes them a Wayfarer. Ray-Ban has also created new Wayfarer’s that are lighter, with a smaller, softer shape.
3. Erika Sunglasses
Made for Ray-Ban Women, with a distinctly feminine style, are the Erika sunglasses. These frames flatter a majority of face shapes. They feature the pilot shape, a soft keyhole bridge, and thin, fierce temples. Perfect for anyone looking for a customizable, over-sized look.
4. ClubMaster Sunglasses
Some of the most important iconic figures have sported the ClubMaster. Today, celebrities like Seth Rogen, Marion Cotillard, and Beyonce can be seen rocking ClubMaster sunglasses. Meant to mimic your natural browline, ClubMaster glasses became famous in the 1950s and set the stage for today’s “nerdy-chic”, eyewear style.
5. Round Metal Sunglasses
A staple of festival fashion, Round, Metal Sunglasses were made famous by John Lennon. Female, fashion icons like Zoe Kravitz and Beyonce still wear the frames today . Perfect for the beach or any outdoor festival, these “hippie-chic” frames are available in many different lens colors so you can channel your inner rock star.
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