For fashionable muslimahs out there, you will agree with me that sunglasses are a must-have in your closet. Not only do they protect your eyes from the sun they also give you that chic appearance and give your face that complete and cool look it deserves. For what is in vogue this half of the year 2018 in the world of sunglasses. Find them right below.
SMALL 90S INSPIRED SKINNY SUNGLASSES
OVERSIZED ROUND AND AVIATOR SUNGLASSES
LARGE, EXTREME ANGULAR SUNGLASSES
- THE SQUARE SUNGLASSES
The square sun glasses have always been on the rise and they are on the rise once more. Square sunglasses come in different shades, shapes, colours and style. They also come in a whole lot of frames the oval frames, rectangular and even in small frame cat eyes. The gist about the square sunglasses is there square frame, which ooze a lot of confidence on the wearer. They give you quite the serious and very chic look. You can never go wrong when you don square sunglasses. And they fit for almost all occasions!
As you can see @ifrahhh who just won MissmuslimahUsa is rocking a square cat eye sunglasses. Cool right!
- THE SMALL 90’S INSPIRED SKINNY SUNGLASSES
The small 90’s inspired skinny sunglasses are giving the oversized sunglasses the chase this year. This is not very surprising though, we have almost every trend from the 90’s making a triumphant return to the fashion world this last few years.
The 90s inspired sunglasses are small; they frequently feature coloured lenses and often have thick frames.
Skinny sunglasses this year were first spotted on popular models like Gigi and Bella Hadid. However these sunglasses have gone beyond test running and just for the fun of it. We even have muslimah bloggers who rock the skinny sunglasses like @theidayatsanni on Instagram. She is often seen rocking different shades and colours of skinny sunglasses on her Instagram page.
She rocks them well like no other, convincing me that i need a small pair of skinny 90s inspired sunglasses myself.
If you are looking to create a new and fresh look with sunglasses. Then try out the 90s skinny inspired sunglasses.
- OVERSIZED ROUND & AVIATOR SUNGLASSES
I tell you, the oversized sunglasses are still in fashion and trending they are large framed specs. These sunglasses make a fashion statement; oversized sunglasses are good at speaking for you. Oversized sunglasses have been on the trend since the 60s. Celebrities from then used it to express their carefree attitude.
Oversized sunglasses on a practical note provide more protection from the sun compared to other petite sunglasses.
Who can wear oversize sunglasses? Everyone! However finding the right frame and lenses to compliment your style and face is important so you wouldn’t appear “bug eyed?” Here are few tips to find the correct one for you.
- The frame should sit comfortably on your face not on your cheeks
- It should show your eyebrows and not cover them
- Do the smile test- if you smile and the glasses noticeably rise off your nose bridge, move on to the next pair!
Oversized sunglasses come in different shapes from the cat-eye, square, round and aviator shape. Our very own maryama_gold is seen rocking a white over sized sunglasses in the picture below.
- LARGE EXTREME AND ANGULAR SUNGLASSES
Large extreme sunglasses are overly seen as dramatic and too big. But they have been making fashion statement now. If you are shy and you still wanna look bold, just get one of these extreme sunglasses. Trust me, people will walk you by and think they have just seen the real deal.
Extreme sunglasses gives you an appearance that says “I am happy just on my own” or “I don’t care what you think of me” it gives me the thrill when I see muslimahs wearing it.
Let’s go practical, if you are having a bad/no makeup day or perhaps you woke up with a puffy face. Don’t leave home without that extreme large sunglasses. You can hide behind them all day still looking badass. Extreme sunglasses come in beautiful colours and shades.
Even modest fashion stylist are seen in these dramatic sunglasses. You can see @ruqayyah_dp rocking a dark shade of an extreme sunglasses in this Instagram post.
- RETRO SUNGLASSES
The new vintage inspired sunglasses trend is making a comeback and it’s even bolder than it used to be. The frames are thicker, they come in pastel and transparent as well. These are a most have item of the moment.
They give you an accented look, you can get them on for a stroll in town or an afternoon at the beach. Retro sunglasses come in different colors. They also come in different colors like orange, nude, but i love them most in WHITE just like our Ghanian muslimah style influencer @_undercover_ on Instagram rocks it so well in this picture below.
That would be all. Join us next time on hot items and find out what is trending in the fashion world that’s also good for muslimahs. Don’t forget to like and comment on posts you love. Stay tuned.