Dior’s Best Sunglasses: 13 frames to style up your new look in 2017

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Italian powerhouse designer brand Dior needs no introduction. Everybody has heard of Christian Dior and they’re marvelous catwalk creations. Viewed as innovative and sophisticated, Dior is a go-to brand for any respectable fashion enthusiast.

In addition to their masterful garments, Dior’s eyewear collections are equally stunning. Characterized by surprising and elegant designs, Dior sunglasses are crafted from the finest materials and have their own unique signature style. There are plenty of Dior sunglasses types so if you are planning on purchasing a new pair of designer specs for the upcoming year, this is what we recommend.

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Here are this year’s best Dior sunglasses for men & women!

1. Dior Cat Eye Sunglasses

The classic Cat Eye silhouette has always been a favorite of elegant women. Its beautiful shape can ooze of mystery, sexiness, and playfulness.

Aimed exclusively at women, Dior cat eye sunglasses have an elegant appeal which makes them a great choice.

Dior Sight Cat-Eye Sunglasses

Dior Sight Cat-Eye Sunglasses – Get yours here!

Dior Sigh Blue cat eye sunglasses are rich in details and best fits a young woman with exquisite designer taste. The browline is thicker than the lower part and is made from matte blue acetate. The lower part of the sunglasses is transparent (clear) while the lenses are dipped in blue.

The choice of coloring is not accidental – The Dior blue nuances are well known for being unique.

If you are a stylish, fashion sensitive woman, with an acquired taste for designer pieces, then Dior cat eye sunglasses are your best bet.

2. Dior Havana Sunglasses

You can always make do with an oversized Dior Havana cat eye frame that covers a big part of your face, leaving you room to observe your surroundings.

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Dior Diorific Cat Eye Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The Diorific Cat eye sunglasses are slightly rounded with angular features at the corners.

The frame is thin-rimmed and elegant, with golden metallic accents near the temples. These Dior Havana sunglasses come in a dark tortoise shell colorway, ideal for formal outfits and office-like environments.

They may be part of the Dior Cat Eye Collection but the Havana colorway gives them an appealing twist that will make your look irresistible.

3. Dior So Real Sunglasses

Dior So Real sunglasses are probably the most popular style of the year. Futuristically designed, these intriguing glasses have an unusual silhouette that combines several styles.

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Dior So Real Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The round/teardrop lenses hint at some aviator roots but the futuristic curved browline turns this style into something unique.

The frame features fusions of metal unseen before in any sunglasses design. The temples are wide and the space between lenses and frame is large. The slim arms are made from high-quality acetate and are the only plastic part of the frame.

This frame comes in a variety of colorways, out of which we are in love with the gold version. But for people who want more discreet tones, Dior So Real in black should be perfect.

Dior So Real sunglasses are priced at $400 on the Eyewear Connection site.

4. Dior Reflected Sunglasses

Dior’s Reflected sunglasses are dynamic and eye-catching and can be worn by both men and women.

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Dior Reflected Sunglasses – Get yours here!

These Dior gold reflected Aviator sunglasses preserve some of the classic features and build on them with an impressive imagination. The entire metal frame is reflective – drawing in and then reflecting the sunlight away from your eyes.

Sloping double browline and teardrop lenses confirm that this is an Aviator inspired sunglass. The frame is slim, changing its thickness as it advances towards the top. The arms are covered in white acetate.

Dressed in mirrored gold, these Dior sunglasses are a unique designer piece which should be added to your collection.

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Dior Mirrored Sunglasses – Get yours here!

If you are looking for something more extravagant, to showcase your style, you can opt for these Dior mirrored sunglasses.

They feature a heavy brow line which is reminiscent of both the cat eye and the club master. Reflective metal accents make it a head-turner. Also, they may have mirrored lenses but these Dior sunglasses are not polarized.

5. Dior Square Sunglasses

Dior’s square sunglasses are a great choice for people with round, oval and heart-shaped faces.

The angular features of the frame will balance out the round traits for your face, creating elegant harmony.

Dior So Electric square Sunglasses

Dior So Electric Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The Dior So Electric square glasses are a fusion between a metal frame and an acetate browline.

These oversized Dior sunglasses have tall lenses and a wide thick black browline. While the arms and the double bridge may be slim, the browline is thick and interestingly resembles eyebrows.

The golden chromatic of the metal contrasts with the black on top creating a unique look that should be matched with equally elegant outfits. It’s a frame designed for fashion enthusiasts and it will not fail in turning heads.

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Dior My Dior Sunglasses – Get yours here!

However, if flying under the radar is your goal, you can always go for these Dior Square Black sunglasses appropriately titled – My Dior.

Crafted for the refined lady, My Dior oversized black sunglasses cover your face and add a twist of mystery to your look. They are thick and the arms are embellished with rhomboidal decorations and have the Dior name etched near the temples.

The browline is straight, with only a small loop that gives away the bridge between the two lenses. As mentioned before, this is a discreet frame, it’s not noisy or loud, it just delivers confidence in silence.

 

6. Dior Colorful Sunglasses

Dior is widely known for its unique and diverse colorways – Dior’s blue, pink, white, red and rose gold colors being the favorites of so many.

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Dior Envol Sunglasses

If you are looking for a pretty-in-pink look, then Dior’s Envol pink cat eye sunglasses are a great choice.

Feminine and playful, these beautiful semi-rimless glasses boast a cat eye silhouette painted on the inside in candy pink. Upfront, they preserve a black color – the duality of the frame is not to go unnoticed. On the outside, you seem unshaken and serious, but on the inside, there is joy and playfulness.

To add even more to the chromatic, the frame has silver reflective arms that complete the silhouette.

On the opposite side sits a colorful but mature frame in the form of Dior’s Very Dior sunglasses. Inspired by Dior Wayfarer designs, this cool frame is bound to make you stand out of the crowd.

Dior Very Dior Sunglasses

Dior Very Dior Sunglasses – Get yours here!

They are Very Dior, indeed, as the colors and decorations on the temples give it away. Painted in a tortoise shell pattern with nuances of Dior yellow, brown, red and blue, this frame matched a person with artistic spirit.

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Dior Very Dior Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The arms are embellished with the classic rhomboidal decorations and painted in the Dior blue. Its square shape make these Dior glasses ideal for women with round, oval and heart-shaped faces.

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Dior My Dior Pink Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The iconic My Dior square sunglasses also come in eye-catching colorways. This Dior pink frame features a blue front and yellow patterns on the inside of the arms. The Dior brand name is embellished in golden on the temples.

Dior’s colorful sunglasses are a great way to play and experiment with your personal style. You should give them a try!

7. Dior Sunglasses with Embellishments

Dior glasses with rhinestones are refined and exquisite, a choice for a person who loves accessories and color. The use of embellishments is strictly decorative but the resulting contrast is beautiful.

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Dior Inedite Sunglasses – Get yours here!

Dior Inedite sunglasses are beautifully detailed with semi-precious gems that are embellished on the arms.

The Dior vintage inspired frame comes in a Havana colorway that matches the pink/purple stones. The silhouette hints at Dior cat eye glasses due to its angular temples and a slight frown of the browline.

Part of the Diorama collection, the Christian Dior Diorama sunglasses are made for the pleasure of wearing decorated designer pieces.

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Dior Diorama Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The Diorama is half metal half acetate with unusually decorated arms. The embellishments on the side of the arms preserve the Dior diamond pattern that reaches almost to the end of the arms.

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Dior Diorama Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The square cat-eye sunglasses are unicolor and painted in icy grey. It’s cold look makes it an ideal winter frame, great if matched with furs and knitwear.

 

8. Dior Aviator Sunglasses

As expected, Dior delivers beautiful Aviator sunglasses crafted in a unique way and designed to become contemporary classics.

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Dior Reflective Sunglasses – Get yours here!

The Dior Blue Reflected Aviator sunglasses will become your favorite accessory. A masculine alternative to the exceptional So Real model, these frames are fashionable and stylish.

A Dior aviator inspired frame, it boasts the teardrop lenses but does not have a double bridge. In fact, it doesn’t have a bridge, the two lenses being held together by the curved browline.

These Dior’s Aviator sunglasses are made from reflective blue metal. The attention to details is incredible – on the small hinges, a CD engraving certifies this frame as a Dior original creation.

 

How to spot fake Dior sunglasses?

As with most designer fashion brands, Dior struggles with counterfeiting on a worldwide scale.

Christian Dior products are being replicated a lot and, if not careful, you can be a victim of these knock-offs. The first thing to do is know where and how Dior sunglasses are made.

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Making of Dior So Real Sunglasses

Dior products are made in Italy and that’s why on the inside of the arms there should be an etching which says “CE. MADE IN ITALY”. This, along with the crafting from high-quality materials makes Dior sunglasses so expensive. You are buying a premium product so it’s natural to pay a higher price.

This being said you need to be careful every time you buy a new pair of frames. You will never be caught off guard if you learn how to spot Dior sunglasses replicas in three steps:

  1. Always be weary of the price – designer products, Dior included, never offer huge and unbelievable discounts. Some products may be slightly discounted but never by a large percentage.
  2. Check spelling and packaging
  3. Buy from trusted retailers

A lot of people are looking for an alternative such as Dior So Real dupe but remember – by paying the full price you get a guarantee of quality and authenticity which should not be overlooked. For more information on how to generally spot fake designer eyewear, you can check out our guide.

Where to buy Dior sunglasses?

You can buy Dior frames from Dior official stores or other eyewear store retailers.

If you decide to buy online Dior sunglasses then choose authorized trusted retailers who offer the possibility of a refund. The package should always come with a certification of authenticity and papers for warranty.

If you are buying from a private seller, such as an online person, always thoroughly check the products – look for misspellings, imperfections, and product quality. An authentic frame will always have nice packaging, a quality cloth, book with instructions and other similar accessories.

Where are Dior sunglasses made?

Dior sunglasses are manufactured by the Safilo Group in Italy. On each pair, the inside of one the arms should specify that the frame is “Made in Italy” and have the mandatory conformity marking for products made in the European Union, CE.

How much do Dior sunglasses cost?

As most designer eyewear manufacturers, Dior has strict price policies. Positioned as high-end luxury products, Dior frames are more expensive than you regular eyewear.

Dior sunglasses prices range from anywhere from $300 to $500 or $600. Checking the price and comparing it to other retailers can also be a good way to figure out the authenticity of Dior products.

A favorite of celebrities and high-class personalities, Dior Sunglasses are elegant accessories, crafted from the best materials and with a unique design.

You will feel and look like you are wearing the very best. Check out more Christian Dior pieces on our Dior eyewear collection!


All our designer sunglasses and eyeglasses come with a certificate of authenticity.

All our Christian Dior sunglasses come with a certificate of authenticity.

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