This spring/summer 2011 will see to the resurrection of the cat eye sunglasses trend.
Sprung from the eyewear phenomenon of the 50’s and 60’s, cat eye glasses and cat eye sunglasses are a far cry from a stand-alone trend. Prada in particular featured them across their A/W 2010 catwalks and since then many alternatives have followed.
Since the explosion of the over-sized sunglasses trend for the past couple of summers, the need to update our sunglasses collection is well are truly here with a new and on-trend style.
To accompany the vintage inspired 50’s and 60’s look for spring/summer 2011, from the subtle to the extreme, cat eye sunglasses are the icing on top of our (very large) cake!
Some of you may feel that this shape is too extreme for you. Your best bet is to put on a brave face and try, try try! Search until you find the right type of cat eye frame which works best with your face shape and hairstyle.
If you were thinking your eyeglasses do not affect your personality and overall appearance, think again. The trademark eyeglasses of John Lennon, Woody Allen or even Johnny Depp and Julia Roberts have made a remarkable impact on their personalities. If you too wish to have a charming, glamorous personality this year, you can take a look at the eyeglasses trends 2011 and follow them. Let us take a look at it in detail.
The retro eyeglasses will simply never be out of fashion. Although termed retro, they have always been in fashion and worn by men of all age groups. You can choose from the classic style square, rectangular, perfect round eyeglasses that suits your face type. The perfectly round John Lennon eyeglasses were popular 25 years back and are still one of the fashionable eyeglass trends for men all around the world. However, for a more classy and sophisticated look, you can go for the square or rectangular glasses in thin delicate frames. At the same time, artistic frames with abstract designs at the temple arms are also popular eyeglass fashion trends 2011 for men. These frames can be made in any color; but the black is still the most fashionable color for eyeglasses.
Sunglasses for men 2011 are also mostly black or brown with a big rectangular or square frame. Sunglass frames with dual colors are also popular this year and you can try out eyeglass frames with black and brown, light gold and black, etc. You can shop for men’s eyeglasses at online sites like lenscrafters, Just eyewear or even visit the exclusive stores like Dolce and Gabbana, Gucci or Chanel for expensive stuff.
Women’s Eyeglass Trends 2011
The classic frames are the most fashionable 2011 eyeglass trends. Similar to that of men, eyeglasses in square or rectangular shape with light frames are more in vogue. Frame less light rectangular eyeglasses like those of Sarah Palin are the hottest choice for women in the years 2010 and 2011. Although the colors black, light or dark brown are never out of style for eyeglasses, women can also experiment with other colors like pink, yellow, purple, etc. These colors will also be the top colors in the spring collection of eyeglasses trends 2011. Among all these colors, purple tops the list in eyeglass trends for women as it suits every skin tone and color.
At the same time, according to sunglass reviews, large sunglasses covering nearly all your eyes and even top of cheeks like those of Jacqueline Kennedy are also popular even today. The shape oft he sunglasses can differ according to your face structure and type and will definitely look fashionable. Sunglasses with decorative frames like studded or crusted edges and temple arms are also popular in this year. Colorful frames are also very feminine and you can definitely go for it according to your choice of colors. You can shop according to the latest eyeglasses trends 2011 in stores like Prada, Dolce and Gabbana, Gucci, Chanel, etc. Or even shop online on sites like Just eye wear or frames direct, etc.