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'17 Summer Gear Guide: The Best in Men's Sunglasses

Our editors curated and personally tested some of the most exciting, innovative, stylish or just plain fun products that Summer 2017 has to offer. Here are our top picks for sunglasses.Photo: CHPOWhy we chose it: They’re made for “sunny days and hungover afternoons.” How could we resist? Why we liked it: The Rumi sunglasses not only look good, but 100% of the proceeds go to the Skateistan organization, which works to use skateboarding as education and youth empowerment. Can’t get much better...

The Sunglasses I Wear With Everything From Cutoffs to Suits

Two years old and they still look brand-new.I forget how I found my favorite sunglasses. I believe they were an impulse purchase on a particularly sunny day maybe one to two years ago, when I wandered into Steven Alan and spotted the Mayhew. With their shiny Italian acetate and sleek design, the sunglasses struck the very perfect balance: not too thick, not too bold, elegantly classic in shape. I bought them right there. Ever since, I’ve found them to complement virtually everything in my...

This is the Next Wave of Cool Sunglasses

Market Report Up until recently, I never considered myself a “sunglasses person.” I found them to be a nuisance — sliding down my nose, pinching my big-ass head, making everything look dim. I prefer to take in my surroundings with the brightness turned all the way up. I don’t mind squinting a bit.That all changed last year when Adam Selman collaborated with Le Specs on a small collection of sunglasses combining the long-beloved retro cat-eye silhouette with the futuristic...