We’ve been researching on the market trends and summarize the following 9 sunglasses that will lead the market in summer of 2021.Our trend editors have taken a look at the catwalks, browsed fashion magazines and analysed the eyewear fashion on the streets of our big cities. And this is what they came up with…
#1 Oversized extra large sunglasses for women
Oversized extra-large sunglasses have been existing in the market for all year 2020. But there are reasons I still put them at the top of my list for 2021. This series has been the most popular one in 2020 due to its simplicity and visually striking. Along with its rising trending search, it will continue to lead the market in the summer of 2021.
#2 Cateye sunglasses for women
The cateye sonnenbrille are more feminine looking shades. Over the years it always has been popular among women group because this series of glasses styles will make your face look thinner with a sense of luxury and enchantment. It has become one of the classical and essential accessories that is suitable for all year round.
#3 Round designer sunglasses
Retro style has been trendy for years whether in clothing or accessories. The colorful round sunglasses is one of them, and nearly 70-80% of all retro round frame sunglasses are suitable for both men and women.
#4 Flat sunglasses
The chart below shows that the popularity of flat sunglasses is still on a rise. In most cases the frames of this type are large with a very simple and generous feeling.
#5 Aviator sunglasses trend
Compared to other series, the aviator sunglasses can be the eternal classic. Every year there are huge amounts of cool pilot designed glasses available in the market. The trend of this series has been turn to the creativity of lens colors. More fresh and bright lens colors will become a fashion among young people in 2021, such as translucent colored lenses and mirrored lenses.
#6 Square and oversized
One trend that you probably won’t be able to ignore this summer is that of oversized square lenses and frames. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian are in love with the oversized design of these bold frames, which seem to be made to attract envious looks.
Square oversized sunglasses come in many colours – but the must-haves this season are the rousing and robust colours of the Pantone colour palette revealing the desire for energising contrasts and personalised self-expression. Furthermore, deep black and trendy Turtoise patterns are going to be very popular this summer.
#7 The new Cat-Eye: Butterfly sunglasses
When you consider the latest sunglasses trends, you will be pleasantly struck by the large, butterfly-like shapes. This 2021 trend will easily overtake your Cat Eye frames, especially if you choose a striking model that flaunts eye-catching details.
In terms of colour, you should aim at the aesthetic tones of the ’70s, being careful not to shy away from animal patterns. An important advantage of large butterfly glasses, apart from their outstanding fashion factor, is their anti-aging protection. Thanks to the large lenses, they fully protect the sensitive skin around the eyes.
#8 Back in vogue: shield sunglasses
The mono lens is back! The accessory that was made famous by celebrities like J.Lo is back in eyewear fashion. This year’s shield sunglasses are more futuristic than ever and everything seems to point towards maxi lenses, in the upcoming seasons. Also minimal frames in Matrix style are very much in vogue. The word on the street is to have fun and play with fashion.
#9 From old to new: The ’70s in 2021
Retro styles are all the rage this summer. Many iconic colourful shapes are back, but with a modern touch. These include mainly round sunglasses and cat-eye lenses, but also square shapes. This summer we will see less mirrored lenses abut more colour shades and neutral colours that hark back to the 1970s. Turtoise patterns for the frames or blue sunglasses lenses will be essential this summer.