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2013 BEST Sunglasses

Lunette Optic

Boston

A good pair of sunglasses possesses a strange power to make you look and feel glamorous, even when you’re slumming it in sweats. Lunette Optic has long been our trusted guide to finding such shades. Pros whisk you from case… read more»

2012 BEST Sunglasses

Vizio Optic

Brookline

What do Steve McQueen in The Thomas Crown Affair and Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s have in common? Killer shades, of course. Get your own movie-star-worthy lenses at Vizio, where you can try on pair after designer pair without… read more»

2010 BEST Sunglasses

Saks Fifth Avenue

Boston

Good shades can turn an ugly duckling into a red-carpet darling in seconds. But finding the right pair isn’t always so simple. At Saks, men and women can choose from among hundreds of designer frames both timeless and trendy. And… read more»

2009 BEST Sunglasses

Saks Fifth Avenue

Boston

Whether required for stalking an ex, masking last night’s excesses, or just plain blocking the sun, sunglasses are a very personal accessory—they’re the shades on the windows to one’s soul, after all. Eyewear emporium Robert Marc gets top marks for… read more»

2007 BEST Sunglasses

Saks Fifth Avenue

Boston

Saks’s recently overhauled first floor made room for an unparalleled lineup of shades, ranging from affordable (Armani, Blinde) to splurge (Chanel, Fendi). read more»

1982 BEST Sunglasses, Selection

High Society

Boston

Lots of Claire McCardell glasses for $8 a pair. Even in the middle of winter. read more»