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5 Aviators That Aren't Your Mother's '80s Shades

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    Aviators are the kind of sunglasses you never regret buying. They work on just about every face and always manage to accomplish that laid-back, effortlessly cool vibe. R29 reader Jessica M. from Las Vegas, NV, asks, “My favorite pair of aviators broke! Any picks for a pair that's maybe a little bit more unique instead of the good ol' classic?” My short answer? Yes!

    While it's easy to stick to the basics and buy the old-school frame of the '80s, aviators have since evolved with a plethora of options. You can try your go-to pair in a bright color, with tinted lenses, or even with some fun embellishments. To keep that Top Gun cool while looking circa now, click through for the best aviators on the market.

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