Sunglasses are a summer accessory appropriate for both men and women. There are brands and styles that are considered the best available for men, women or both, depending on the brand and shape of the sunglasses.
Prada is a well-known style brand for clothing accessories, which range from handbags and shoes to sunglasses. Ophthalmetry.com, a website dedicated to eye health and optometry, ranks Prada sunglasses as the number one brand on its top 10 list, because of its high quality and "Hollywood icon" style.
George sunglasses are a top women’s brand, with a vintage 1970s-looking sunglasses style. "The Independent"’s Gemma Hayward ranks George sunglasses as the number one women’s sunglasses because of their classic style.
Fendi is one of the top brands of men’s sunglasses. The Top Tens website places Fendi in the number one spot for men’s sunglasses. Fendi offers wraparound-style sunglasses that are durable and ideal for the active man.
Ray-Ban is a brand of sunglasses brand that offers classic styles. Ray-Ban offers older, classic styles as newer styles for a more modern look. Esquire.com places the Ray-Bans Caravan style at its number one spot for the "Best Comeback Glasses."
DKNY is a fashion brand that makes everything from clothing, such as jeans and shirts, to fashion accessories like sunglasses. DKNY sunglasses are a top brand, according to "Marie Claire" magazine, which places it at number five for aviator styles. Ophthalmetry.com places the brand in the number seven spot on its list. DKNY glasses are made with the idea of comfort and style in mind, which makes the glasses both a fashionable and comfortable accessory.
Cartier started with regular glasses and later expanded into sunglasses. Esquire.com and Ophthalmetry.com both place Cartier on their lists of the top 10 best sunglasses. Esquire.com points out that the brand is long-lasting and designed in styles that are classic, so the sunglasses are a good investment.
Dior sunglasses, which are also called Dior Homme, are among the top 10 listed by both "Marie Claire" and Ophthalmetry.com. The sunglasses have a wide range of style options available. The delicate and feminine styles make the sunglasses a top choice for women.
Chanel sunglasses are designed in classic and elegant styles, including vintage styles. "The Independent"’s Gemma Hayward and Ophthalmetry.com both place Chanel glasses among their top 10. Hayward considers Chanel to be among the top 10 for women’s sunglasses. Chanel glasses have a Hollywood movie star look, bringing out the diva in any woman and adding a touch of style.
Gucci is a fashion brand that makes a wide range of items, including sunglasses. Esquire.com and The Top Tens website place Gucci sunglasses on their top 10 lists for men’s sunglasses. Esquire.com notes that Gucci makes the best aviator-style sunglasses.
Dolce & Gabbana
Dolce & Gabbana, or D & G, sunglasses top "Marie Claire"'s list of aviator sunglasses and The Top Tens website's list of top men’s sunglasses. Top Tens list notes that the glasses have a trendy and modern appearance, to which is added an element of classic D & G style, with subtle logos.