Fashion People Agree: These Are Great Stores for Chic Sunglasses


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That perfect pair of sunglasses is undoubtedly the finishing touch to an A+ summer outfit. While we recently covered the coolest 2020 eyewear trends (let’s hear it for granny glasses and classic aviators), we thought we’d focus next on some of the key stores our fashion editors routinely hit up for the chicest and most protective shades.

From affordable mega shops to fashion girl–favorite department stores, the spots highlighted below will most likely have that must-have silhouette you’re looking for.

Keep scrolling for more. And if you’re shopping at the moment, you’ll also uncover our favorite styles from each of the stores in question.


Quay, Le Specs, Ray-Ban, Bottega Veneta, and Balenciaga—these are just a smattering of the wide array of brands Shopbop has in the sunglasses department.

Free People

While you’ll uncover a range of classic sunglasses shapes here, it’s the offering of those trendier silhouettes that makes Free People a go-to for many.

Need Supply

Featuring brands from Komono to Sun Buddies, along with other indie brands, Need Supply is basically a one-stop shop for the freshest shades.


If it’s an affordable pick in a chic shape you’re on the hunt for, H&M will undoubtedly have something for you.


It’s no secret that this mega-retailer stocks a little something for everybody. Want a fun style for under $20? It’s here. One of those coveted designer picks? Yep, that’s here too.

Next, check out more popular designer sunglasses.

Market Director

Bobby Schuessler is a fashion editor with over a decade of editorial experience covering shopping, style, and beauty. He's spent over seven years at Who What Wear, currently leading the market team to deliver highly covetable and convertible content. He creates data-driven shopping guides featuring top retailers like Nordstrom, Shopbop, and Net-a-Porter and is at the forefront of Who What Wear's shopping tentpole strategies, including Amazon Prime Day. He also works on branded content initiatives and appears on camera in video and shopping livestream franchises. He has also worked across a variety of other media brands and fashion retailers like Refinery29, PureWow, Men's Health, and Gilt covering commerce, trend reporting, women's and men's fashion, home, and lifestyle.