5 of the coolest sunglasses for autumn under £150

Gentlemen, do not be fooled, wearing sunglasses come autumn will not a Kayne make you. In our eyes, a man in a pair of understated sunglasses on a bright autumnal morning is about as dapper as it gets. Even better news, you needn’t spend a fortune in order to emulate the stylish chaps of yesteryear, so take your pick from 5 of our favourite pairs under £150. Stylish, understated and affordable, it would be rude not to!

1. RAY BAN
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Style icons and stars of the silver screen have been sporting the iconic Clubmaster for decades, so what better reason to make these your frame of choice for the season ahead? Timeless and effortlessly stylish, these are our number one choice for autumn.
£125 – mrporter.com

2. LE SPECS
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Le Specs have been an icon since the mid 1980’s and has rapidly become synonymous with a certain kind of European style. The kind of style that many a man aspires to emulate, from the style directors of Pitti to the street style legends of Berlin and Stockholm, let this be your brand of choice for the season ahead.
£32 – sunglasses-shop.co.uk

3. ILLESTEVA
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Inspired by vintage designs and brought up to date with a slick silhouette, the round-framed ‘Leonard’ is one of Illesteva’s most popular sunglasses styles, and this mottled acetate pair demonstrates why. They are flawlessly hand-crafted in Italy and exude refined, trans-seasonal cool.
£140 – mrporter.com

4. ELECTRIC
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Presenting a fresh take on the popular Knoxville. Its semi-rimless Wayfarer frame has a timeless quality. And Knoxville Union’s keyhole bridge adds to its retro flair.
£88 – sunglasses-shop.co.uk

5. POLAROID
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Dr Edwin Land channelled his fascination with light into his first pair of Polaroid sunglasses in the 1930s and the brand hasn’t looked back since. Fusing protection and style, Polaroid’s sunglasses get the basics right with anti-reflective lenses and UV light absorbers.
£65 – asos.com

 

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Holly Macnaghten is the Fashion Director at The Gentleman's Journal

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