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Sunglasses are a year-round essential, but finding more ethical and sustainable sunnies can be tricky. Here’s our top picks for responsibly-made sunglasses you’ll love.
A sustainable statement with sunglasses
There’s no denying it, sunglasses are an all-year essential and a fashion statement to boot! Whether you’re headed to the beach on a sunny day or taking a walk through the park when it’s overcast, harmful UV rays can cause damage to your eyes if you aren’t doing your best to protect them. Not to mention, sunnies are the ultimate stylish accessory that can give your outfit the cool factor it’s craving. But cheap, fast fashion sunglasses are usually made of that highly polluting and unsustainable material we wish we could see the back of (but literally never will)—plastic.
Thankfully, there are better options, and more ethical and sustainable sunglasses are but a click away! So to help keep you looking great—and seeing better—here are the best sustainable sunglasses by brands rated ‘Good’ or ‘Great’ that leave others in the shade.