How To Choose The Right Sunnies For Your Face Shape

Sunglasses are an accessory that nearly everyone owns but it is rare to find that pair that you absolutely love off and on your face! Today I will be sharing with you the fool proof way to find the most flattering sunnies for your face shape.

Step 1: Figure out what your face shape is. 

There are many tests and quizzes you can take online to figure out your face shape but it can all be very confusing! If you are serious about figuring out your face shape, it is a good idea to do it with a friend, that way they can help you answer some of the questions about the shape of your face. Here are some pictures that may help you figure out your face shape.

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Step 2: What sunglasses flatter your face shape? 

Heart Shaped

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If you have a heart shaped face, cat eye and round sunglasses are best for you!

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MANGO Cat-Eye Sunglasses $20 $40 MANGO.COM

Prada Cat Eye Sunglasses – Opal Ivory/Brown Gradient $300 SHOPBOP.COM

Dolce & Gabbana Cat-Eye Sunglasses 199 AUD MYTHERESA.COM

Kamali Kulture Square Cat Eye Sunglasses / Pink $98 SHOPLESNOUVELLES.COM

Gucci Round Aviator Sunglasses – Gold/Brown Mirror $325 SHOPBOP.COM

Wildfox Women’s Malibu Barbie Sunglasses £140 THEHUT.COM

KYME Miki Round Pantos Mirror Sunglasses, Tortoise/Orange $250 BERGDORFGOODMAN.COM

Prada Round Sunglasses 315 AUD MYTHERESA.COM

Oblong Shaped

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If you have a longer face shape, oversize sunnies or a wrap style is better for you.

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Karen Walker Super Duper Strength Sunglasses | Crazy Tort $280 SHOPLESNOUVELLES.COM

Victoria Beckham Feminine Square Sunglasses 358 AUD 598 AUDMYTHERESA.COM

FOREVER 21 Oversized Round-Frame Sunglasses $5.90 FOREVER21.COM

Salvatore Ferragamo Gancino Oversized Sunglasses $326 BLOOMINGDALES.COM

Prada Oversized Baroque Round Sunglasses $300 SAKSFIFTHAVENUE.COM

Wildfox Couture Granny Frame Sunglasses $175 DOLLSKILL.COM

Stella McCartney Oversized Cat-Eye Sunglasses 169 AUD 339 AUD MYTHERESA.COM

Oval Shaped

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For oval face shapes try out some angular framed sunglasses.

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Prism Blue Mirror Brasilia Sunglasses £255 AVENUE32.COM

Chloé Metal rim angular acetate sunglasses $380 LANECRAWFORD.COM

MARNI Tortoiseshell angular sunglasses £260 SELFRIDGES.COM

3.1 Phillip Lim Straight Browline Aviator Sunglasses – Black and Sunset Mirror £180 DONNAIDA.COM

Linda Farrow Tortoise Shell Sunglasses $535 MARISSACOLLECTIONS.COM

Chloé Metal rim angular acetate sunglasses $380 LANECRAWFORD.COM

Square Shaped

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For those Square shaped ladies out there, why don’t you try out some oval sunnies.

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CHARLES & KEITH Classic Oval Sunglasses $59 CHARLESKEITH.COM

Linda Farrow Luxe 123 Gold Plated Metal & Snakeskin Oval Frame $279 GILT.COM

ELLE™ Circular Oval Sunglasses – Women $20 $30 KOHLS.COM

Courreges Plastic Oval Sunglasses with Curved Brow, Pink/Black $395 BERGDORFGOODMAN.COM

Croft & Barrow® Oval Sunglasses – Women $12 $20 KOHLS.COM

PRADA PR15QS53 Havana oval sunglasses £190 SELFRIDGES.COM

Round shaped

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If you have a round face, wide and rectangular sunnies are best for you!

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Polaroid Unisex Rectangular Sunglasses $25 $60 NORDSTROMRACK.COM

Juicy Couture To Be Coutured Rectangular Sunglasses – Women $23 $34 KOHLS.COM

Burberry BE4162 Polarised Rectangular Frame Sunglasses, Black £220 JOHNLEWIS.COM

Dior Gold Night 4 Sunglasses £200 PROFILEFASHION.COM

Sporty Fashion Mens Womens Rectangular Flat Top Sunglasses FT75 $9.95 FREYRS.COM


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