The Spectator

What Sunglasses Should You Pick Up For The Summer?

22 Mar 2023


Summer is just around the corner, which means it's time to start thinking about protecting your eyes from the bright and harmful sun rays. Sunglasses are the perfect accessory for the summer season, and there are countless brands on the market to choose from. In this article, we'll look at some of the best sunglasses brands for the summer months.

  1. Ray-Ban

 Ray-Ban is one of the most iconic sunglasses brands in the world, and for good reason. Their classic designs are timeless and look great on just about anyone. Plus, they offer a range of lenses that provide excellent UV protection, so you can be sure your eyes are safe while still looking stylish. You can browse the Ray-Ban brand in your local Eye Place.

2. Oakley 

 If you're looking for sunglasses that are both stylish and functional, Oakley is a great choice. Their lenses are designed to enhance colour and clarity, making them perfect for outdoor activities like hiking, biking, or just spending more time in the sunny weather. Not only this, their frames are built to last, so you can enjoy your Oakley sunglasses for years to come. Stop by our Bakewell, Fleet Street and Hessle practices to check out the Oakley brand.

3. Maui Jim 

 Maui Jim is a brand that's all about the summer days and beach life, so it's no surprise that their sunglasses are perfect for the summer months. Their lenses are designed to reduce glare and enhance colours, so you can see more clearly even on the sunniest of days. Plus, their frames are lightweight and comfortable, meaning you can wear these all day without any discomfort. Find our range of Maui Jim sunglasses in your local Eye Place.

4. Persol 

If you're looking for a more high-end frame, Persol is a top choice. Their sunglasses are handmade in Italy and are known for their exceptional quality and craftsmanship. Plus, they offer a range of classic designs that will never go out of style. Persol's range of sunglasses can be found in our Dore and Fleet Street practices.


In conclusion, there are many great sunglasses brands on the market. Whether you're looking for classic designs, high-quality craftsmanship, or functional lenses, you're sure to find a pair that meets your needs. So, make sure to protect your eyes this summer with a stylish and functional pair of sunglasses. Stop by your local Eye Place to check out the brands listed above an more fantastic frames and styles.