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It seems like just yesterday we were complaining about how we couldn't wait for spring. Well, now it's here…bouncing off mirrored buildings and slowly wreaking havoc on our eyesight. If the threat against your ocular health isn't enough to make you sprint to the closest sunglass stand, think of how important the perfect shades are to your seasonal wardrobe. They're the ultimate accessory for any beachy-luxe look and, if done correctly, can turn even a plain T-shirt and cut-offs into a runway-ready outfit (well, almost).
So, to make the shade search a little easier (or at least provide you with some day-dreaming material), we've compiled 14 of the hottest, most glam face-framers in town. From the morning commute to weekends on the beach, sunglasses are the everyday necessity…at least that's how we're justifying the gorgeous investment.
Click through and rev your spending engines for these high-end peeper protectors.
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