Remember this time last year when everyone and their mother was buzzing about this exact pair of cat-eye sunglasses? It seemed like they popped up on every single celeb and It girl on our radar, meaning they were all but impossible to ignore. Well, everyone who wore those infamous Le Specs x Adam Selman sunglasses has been trading them out for a brand-new shape just in time for summer: rectangular sunglasses.
As with pretty much any trend that's about to break, we first spotted rectangular sunglasses on Bella Hadid. Her black Off-White pair has a particularly retro feel to them, especially when worn with her Fendi logo bag and throwback baggy jeans. But Bella's not the only one to join in on the sunglasses trend. I tested them out recently and should note that I also own the previously mentioned Le Specs pair, which had not departed my face until just now. My conclusion? They're the perfect addition to all my summer outfits that have a retro vibe to them (think milkmaid tops and baguette bags).
Go on to see the outfits that are inspiring me to wear my new rectangular pair and shop the chicest picks of the trend.
BRB, copying Bella Hadid's perfect casual airport outfit stat.
Who What Wear's editor in chief, Kat Collings, wore a pair of rectangular Acne Studios sunglasses in this pretty lavender shade.
See? It pairs so well with other throwback trends.
Fashion girls will still be wearing theirs pushed down the bridge of their nose.
The queen of retro style herself is a case study in styling rectangular sunglasses.
A white frame pair feels so fresh.
Devon Carlson's casual outfit will inspire you to swap out your go-to pair for this new shape.
Meet our next cover star, Sasha Lane. She's the new style muse we all need right now.