In terms of dressing up, the rule of thumb is stick to the classics. That translates to an LBD, stilettos, and minimal accessories for the ladies. As for the gents, it's a fine tailored suit with a trusty pair of dress shoes. This style rule applies the same on eyewear, particularly which sunglasses to sport in either spicing up a look or, well, battling heat-caused blindness The overwhelming trend? Picking up from last year, vintage! We managed to catch some celebs and influencers at Ray-Ban's recentlyheld Spring/Summer '19 launch and observed the art and sciene behind rocking sunglasses with your summer fashion statement of choice!
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A safe way to pair your vintage sunnies is be all redundant about it. Yes, to completely own the look, go for outfits that hark back to decades past! See how Kaila Estrada, Janina Manipol, Jasmine Maierhofer, and Angel Yeo did it below!
On the other end of the style spectrum, hypebeast can be very tricky a trend to pull off altogether. With various elements already making the look busy, the style often need not a pair of intimidating sunglasses to catch further attention. Circumvent without destroying your look by opting for lightly tinted pairs. Ditch the narrow framed ones, maybe, 'cause that's so last year! Try hexagonal or oval shapes for a change! Notice how DG Razon, Aryanna Epperson, and Sofia Romualdez exhibited refined swag here...
In the middle of the fashion roulette, the often humdrum smart casual look provides the perfect canvas to be playful style-wise. Breathe a sense of cool into the outfit with something edgy as a double-bridged pair, maybe, like how Vince Velasco, Christian Busby, and Chelsea Robato sported theirs!
If all else fails, your summer casuals should go with anything. With vintage aviators or wayfarers, your OOTDs this hot season shouldn't be amiss when it comes to pairing a pair!
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Photos courtesy of Ray-Ban