Wearing Sunglasses Over Glasses – 4 Stylish Options

 

Eyeglass wearers, rejoice. Because if you still think it’s a fashion faux pas to wear sunglasses over glasses, it’s time to shed some light on the situation. Today there are quite a few option out on the market that are designed to fit seamlessly over your prescription eyeglasses and are amazingly sophisticated and suave. So you can dry those tears, eyeglass warriors. Venture out in the sunshine once again in full confidence, while maintaining vision clarity and protection. We’ve done our research on four different fit over sunglasses available on the market today and have been impressed by what they have to offer in terms of protection, fashion, and fit.

LensCovers Sunglasses Wear Over

1. LensCovers Fit-over Sunglasses

Polarized: Yes
Small:
Max eyeglasses width: 5.2 inches wide
Max eyeglasses height: 1.5 inches tall
Medium:
Max eyeglasses width: 5.5 inches wide
Max eyeglasses height: 1.75 inches tall
Large Slim:
Max eyeglasses width: 5.7 inches wide
Max eyeglasses height: 1.8 inches tall

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If you’re looking to wear sunglasses over glasses, and want full clarity and sun protection, LensCovers has you covered. Flexible and lightweight, LensCovers are formed to easily slip over your eyeglasses. Their smart wraparound design is made to protect your eyes from all angles, and they are UV400, 100% UVA and UVB, and polarized for ultimate eye protection.

The Italian-inspired design is very stylish and fashionable, ensuring your confidence in knowing you will look good wherever you go. They fit perfectly over men’s, women’s, and children’s glasses in several sizes, including extra-small, small, medium, and large slim. Check the sizes to the left to determine which size fits your eyeglasses the best.

LensCovers are available in a variety of stylish frame colors. The large LensCovers have smoke lens, but the tortoise-style frames have brown lens that allow more light to pass through.


CAXMAN Oversized Lens Cover Sunglasses

2. CAXMAN Oversized Lens Cover Sunglasses Mirrored Polarized Lens

Polarized: Yes
Max eyeglasses width: 5.8 inches wide
Max eyeglasses height: 2.2 inches tall

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Designed to be a one-size-fits-all, these retro classic style fit over sunglasses complements any skin tone, hair color, or personality. There are nine layers of Polarized lens that will ensure maximum eye protection, while allowing you to look stylish and trendy in your glasses. CAXMAN offers a lifetime breakage warranty and a 30-day money back guarantee on the frame. The soft faux-leather case included is a nice added touch that helps protect your Caxman sunglasses from unnecessary damage, and the soft pouch bag doubles as a cleaning pouch. Wearing sunglasses over glasses doesn’t have to be uncool – we like these for their bold, trendy look – but for smaller faces, these might appear a little large.

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Mr.O Fitover Sunglasses

3. Mr.O Fitover Sunglasses over Glasses

Polarized: Yes
Max eyeglasses width: 5.7 inches wide
Max eyeglasses height: 1.8 inches tall

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Designed to look like a “normal” pair of sunglasses, Mr.O are a great choice if you’re looking to wear sunglasses over glasses. They provide an incredibly comfortable fit with simple convenience. The slim, lightweight, wraparound design is made to conform to the curves of your eyeglasses without appearing bulky, while blocking those harmful UV rays from your eyes. These sunglasses are so slim, they will hardly be noticeable. They also look and feel to be the constructed with the highest quality, compared to the others on the list.

If you are sensitive to light, the polarized lenses in neutral gray tint is recommended and will maintain true color. There is also bronze tint, which will provide a warmer look and the best contrast for improved visibility. So long as your glasses frames will fit inside (check the measurements to the left), these make a great choice.


Solar Shield Sunglasses  over glasses

4. Solar Shield Thunderbird Polarized Square Sunglasses

Polarized: Yes
Max eyeglasses width: 5.5 inches wide
Max eyeglasses height: 1.9 inches tall

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Also known for their high-quality clip-on sunglasses, Solar Shield provides a larger, comfortable choice for wearing sunglasses over glasses.

With it’s thick, polycarbonate plastic frame, the Solar Shield Thunderbird model is designed to sit comfortably and fits best over larger or taller prescription eyeglasses or readers, or it can be worn by itself. Durably made, these scratch-resistant lenses can be worn for a long time without being damaged, and provide the perfect pair of sunglasses for driving or cycling.

The polarized lens only comes in two colors – amber and smoky grey, and help to reduce reflective glare, which is especially helpful for night driving. the amber allows more light to come in, while the smoky grey is best if you are light-sensitive.


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