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Festival season is upon us, and with lockdown easing, al fresco dining is becoming a new way to socialise, and days out hitting the thrift stores for the latest vintage fit. If there's one investment guaranteed to be at the centre of your outfit, it's a pair of sunnies; after all, when you're being spoken to, it's the first thing they'll notice.
With vintage wear from the '80s and '90s being the source for inspiration by influencers and Gen-Z, you'll notice when you're hitting your favourite spots in town, everyone will be rocking flares, vintage tees, and sweaters, but with summer on the horizon, it won't be long till everyone's popping out their favourite vintage-inspired sunglasses.
The 80s and 90s era were great for fashion, especially sunglasses, but there were a few styles particularly that will never go out of style. From aviators and oval-shaped frames to bold rectangular sunnies, we've gathered a great selection of retro-themed sunnies that will look great on the gram this summer!
LE SPECS Oh Damn! rectangular sunglasses
Reminiscent of the popular look in the 1990s, the tortoiseshell-effect tones, and slim rectangular frame, this timeless look has been revived back into mainstream fashion. Crafted from a BPA-free polycarbonate, which is a lightweight yet durable material that sits comfortably on your face. They also have a scratch-resistant rose-pink tinted lense for the ultimate vintage look.
Spitfire Cut Twenty womens square sunglasses in brown marble
London-based brand Spitfire has recently been the talk of the town, gathering a small cult following, once you pick up a pair, you'll find it hard to leave the house without them. With the iconic marble design and square frames which bring that retro feel, they're also much more comfortable than sunglasses in those days as these feature moulded nose pads and slim branded arms.