Make a style statement and protect little peepers with a pair of kids’ sunglasses.
Functionality and fashionability come together in one awesome accessory. With brands for hip kids, junior explorers and boho bambinos, there are sunnies to suit every face and every adventure under the sun.
Here are 16 leading brands making fun and practical kids sunglasses.
1. Sons + Daughters Eyewear
Quality construction + funky styles ahead! Sons + Daughters Eyewear is so. freakin. cool. Available from Alfie Wild ($54.95).
Paxley shades ($70) are designed in California, made in Italy, and ready to wear in Oz.
3. Ray-Ban Juniors
Join the cool club with Aviators, Wayfarers and Ray-Ban‘s new classics (from $80).
4. Milk & Soda
Hendrix Green or Collette Pink? Milk & Soda are rockin’ the sunglasses scene (from $22.95).
5. Les Folies
Go on a fashion safari with the creator of Sophie the Giraffe, Les Folies. Available from OPUS ($39.95).
For East Coast attitude and all out style, cruise to HootKid (from $9.95).
7. Goose & Dust
These Felidae cat eye sunglasses are meow-vellous. Made by Goose & Dust ($44.90).
Babiators are built to bend, not break. Get set for adventure with Original, Polarised and Limited Edition styles (from $33.95).
9. Frankie Ray
With spots that pop and styles that rock, Frankie Ray is on-trend for bubs and big kids. Available from Shorties ($29 and $29.95).
10. Kiddie Concepts
Kiddie Concepts have things wrapped up, with shatter-resistant lenses and 100% UV protection ($22.95).
Go Euro with a racy, retro set from Carrera. Then party like it’s the 1989 Grand Prix (from $67.95).
Make a splash with Squids! They float in water and have lenses that repel the wet stuff. We’re impressed ($39.95).
13. Rare Rabbit
Colourful frames and mirrored lenses, oh yay! For bright eyes, look to Rare Rabbit’s Reflecto Honey range ($24.95).
14. Real Shades
The sky’s the limit with Real Shades (from $12.95). Made for all-out action, these sunnies are unbreakable.
15. Cancer Council
Go fancy with florals or go hero with The Avengers! The Cancer Council has kids’ covered, with maximum protection and eye-catching prints (from $16.95).
See the world through rosie coloured lenses. These vintage-inspired Joyfolie frames are a perfect match for daisy chains ($39.95).