August 27, 2012 // Style

Sick Sunglasses: Current Twists On Our Favorite Eyewear Icons

They just don’t make ’em like they used to! These eyewear icons were/are/will continue to be so perfect, so amazing and so unforgettable that we will associate their iconic looks to them and use them for sartorial inspiration — probably until the end of time. These classics never die, but can we improve upon perfection? We think yes! We’ve rounded up our favorite spectacle superstars and some modern interpretations of their quintessential eyewear so you can channel your faves. Though we can’t promise they’ll elevate you to star status, you’re gonna totes look like a million bucks.

The Marilyn
Alexander Wang Faux Skin Round sunglasses: $390, at Ssense.com

The Lennon
Miu Miu Noir sunglasses: $365

The Buddy Holly
Illesteva Saloniki Lacewood sunglasses: $220, at Creaturesofcomfort.us

The Hunter
Barton Perreira Ribisi Aviator Sunglasses: $480, at Openingceremony.com

The Jackie O
Squint Cream Square oversize sunglasses: $50, at Topshop

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