From cat-eye to aviators, find the most flattering sunglasses for your face

Undoubtedly our most trusted of accessories, sunglasses will help you stay cool as the season changes. We recommend skipping fickle trends and finding frames that are the most flattering for you. From chicly proportioned cat-eyes to curvaceous aviators and shield-like shades, it’s time to meet your match.

Clockwise: Celine Cat-eye acetate sunglasses from Parker & Co., Side Cat-Eye Acetate sunglasses from Balenciaga, Christian Dior Signature cat-eye sunglasses from Parker & Co., Garrett Leight Juvee sunglasses from Parker & Co.

This vintage, angular shape has had many modern makeovers. An artful combination of curves and lines will find a balance on your features. 

Clockwise: Stella McCartney Aviator-style gold-tone sunglasses from Net-A-Porter, Cutler And Gross 1394 Black sunglasses from Parker & Co., Victoria Beckham Brow Aviator sunglasses from Parker & Co., Christian Dior DiorSignature aviator sunglasses from Parker & Co.

A classic style that can suit every face shape, the Aviator is a first-class design. Land the right look with contrasting frames and lenses.

Clockwise: Brooke sunglasses from Burberry, Christian Dior DiorSignature oversized sunglasses from Parker & Co., Low nose bridge fit rectangular sunglasses from Gucci, Victoria Beckham VB629s sunglasses from Parker & Co.

Epic optical proportions are stronger than ever this season. Mix things up with either colourful transparent lenses or dramatic shaded ones. And remember, big is always better.


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