Shapes and Sizes
Sunglasses are the ultimate accessory. They look stylish, help cut glare while your drive or play sports, and can protect your eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays.
From fashionable designer sunglasses to high-performance sunglasses, Sunglasses.ie has a wide selection to choose from.
Our sunglasses shape & size guide will help you find the perfect pair to suit your face shape.
Your face: is well balanced and softly rounded with a slightly wider forehead, narrower jaw and high cheekbones.
Looks good: in just about any frame so why not try angular or modern aviators.
Your face: has a broad forehead with a small, neat mouth and chin.
Looks good: delicate round or square frames with low sides.
Steer clear: styles that are wide at the top or that sit high on your face.
Your face: is short and fairly wide with full cheeks and a round chin.
Looks good: elongated frames with high set sides or frames with detail near the temples to slim the face.
Steer clear: small and round or very large styles that will make your face look rounder.
Your face: is strong and angular or short and wide with a broad forehead, a wide jaw and a square chin.
Looks good: round and oval frames that sit high on the face to soften the jaw line.
Steer clear: square shaped frames.
In general, most faces fall into the following categories:
Round: Bold, square or angular frame
Oval: Almost any frame
Square: Oval or round frame
Oblong: Angular, geometric or flat top
Heart: Oval, round or aviator
For an expert style guide on what type of frame would be best for your face, call into our store Sunglasses.ie 23a, Dawson Street, Dublin 2 or email, our style team are friendly and experienced staff will be more than happy to help.