Some wear it for protection from the sunlight; some wear it as a fashion statement to fit into the social society. Sunglasses are not an essential part of one’s life, but people do spend such a significant amount of money in buying these.
Expensive sunglasses add that touch of lavishness to your outfit and make you look flamboyant. But would you spend a bomb on buying these sunglasses when you can have them for about $100? That is completely on you to decide. Here are the top 10 sunglasses that have massive price tags and one can spend luxuriously on if they have the money.
List of most expensive sunglasses-
Cartier Paris 18K Gold Sunglasses – $25,000.
Cartier Paris has been known to make products of gold. But thinking of a sunglass, the only thing that would come to your mind would be that it is either made up of metallic frames or plastic frames. This brand had left us awestruck when they came up with their exclusive gold-framed sunglasses.
This luxurious product by Cartier Paris is one of the most expensive sunglass across the globe. Not only does the sunglass have an 18K gold-framed body but it also has some diamonds studs on its frame. Doesn’t that make you look like one of the most classy people around the corner? Well, it does, if you own these pair of expensive sunglasses from Cartier Paris.
Lugano Diamonds Sunshades – $27,000
Lugano Diamonds is a vast and established a brand of diamond jewellery from the 1970s. Soon after gaining success they decided to extend their brand into eyewear. They collaborated with the then best fashion designer in the industry, Mr.Barton Perriera. With such a unique collaboration the outcome had to be outstanding.
They stood up to the people’s expectations. They came up with beautifully designed sunglasses with black diamonds in a brown tone on a leopard printed frame as well as with a spectacular combination of gold frames with pink lenses and diamonds. Both these sunglasses were priced at $27,000 each, and they were worth it.
Bvlgari Parentesi Diamond Sunglasses – $31,000
Bvlgari, a favourite brand in Rome, Italy was founded in 1884. This company considers Rome as their home as well their inspiration. From jewellery, fragrances, to watches and leather, this brand decided to extend their venture even in sunglasses. These sunglasses have been a unique pair in the market for two major reasons.
One that these gold plated sunglasses have the gold extracted from the temples of Rome and secondly, that when these expensive sunglasses were produced, they came up with a limited edition where the company made only ten pairs. These factors increased the value of the product tremendously.
Bentley Platinum Sunglasses – 45,000
Bentley has been in the market for making high-end luxurious automobiles ever since 1919. This company produces one of the most spectacular expensive cars in the world. Soon taken over by Royce Royce the organisation decided to create sunglasses. Being such a sumptuous brand, it was obvious that the sunglasses would also be very expensive. This limited edition of 100 platinum sunglasses was distinctly made for complementing their luxury car, ‘Lausanne.’
Bulgari Flora Sunglasses – $59,000
Up next are the expensive sunglasses from Bulgari. The Bulgari Flora Sunglasses are made of 18K gold and have blue sapphires and diamonds embedded along its body. These sunglasses gives the owner a classy as well as a formal look and equally makes him/her look stylish because of the diamond studded shades.
Maybach “The Diplomat I” – $60,000.
As we all have read earlier that luxurious cars and expensive sunglasses go hand in hand, Maybach created a limited edition of 50 sunglasses named ‘Maybach-The Diplomat I.’ The brand came up with these splendid sunglasses to commemorate their vehicles. The sunglasses were each made with 18 carat gold frames and 174 carefully hands crafted diamonds surrounding the body. The temples were also handcrafted from natural buffalo horn in tortoise colour and had the Maybach logo on each side.
Luxuriator Style 23 Canary Diamond Sunglasses – $65,000
Again another jewellery band that got into making lavish sunglasses has been very famous in the market fo its high price. Situated in Los Angeles, the brand created a classic pair of sunglasses that could be worn by men and women, making them look stunning in a crowd. The body of the frame is made of 18 carat gold and is further decorated with 132 hand-cut diamonds on the bridge of the body and also on the corners. The lens is of different quality which are photochromatic lenses that adjust to the environment brightness. Also, the temples of the frame are made of ivory buffalo horn.
Shiels Emerald Sunglasses – $200,000
Shiels is a jewellery brand that crafted sunglasses that amount to a very large sum of money. The lenses of these high-end sunglasses made out of emeralds take five years to build, shape, procure, shape and finally cut into the particular size. The idea of using emerald lenses is inspired by the Roman Emperor Nero who used emerald sheets to protect his eyes during the Gladiator’s fight. The frame has a gold wire and diamonds on it to make it look even more attractive and provide justice to its high price.
Dolce and Gabbana DG2027B Sunglasses – $383,000
Dolce and Gabbana is a high-end fashion brand and was on the top for producing the most expensive sunglasses for years. It is not shocking to have the brand in this list as they are an expensive fashion brand.
These sunglasses are very fashionable and make the public speechless with its beauty. Made out of pure gold with brown tinted lenses, the owners of the company make sure that when you possess this expensive pair of sunglasses, the people around you know about it. This is because they have the brand name etched with diamonds on each side of the arms of the frame.
Chopard De Rigo Vision Sunglasses – $408,000
Collaborating with a famous designer De Rigo, Chopard has been able to top the list of the most expensive sunglasses in the world with its product pricing up to almost half a million dollars. The Swiss Luxury Company made this product with 24 carats of gold. The signature C of the brand is placed at the corners of the frame that is made out of 51 full-cut River Diamonds. Having this pair of sunglasses that scream extravagance and richness portrays the high class and royalty of its possessor.
Sunglasses are essentials during the summer season and are created for protecting your eyes from the harsh sunlight. Looking at this list of breathtaking expensive sunglasses, who wouldn’t want to have one for themselves?