How Men’s Sunglasses Have Evolved

Last Updated on February 9, 2024 by Josh Wilkerson

Men’s sunglasses have undergone significant changes over the past several decades. Although vintage styles and their variations remain among the most popular choices, several new modern styles have emerged in recent years. At Classic Specs, we carry a wide range of vintage-inspired and intriguing modern styles for you to choose from that have been carefully selected based on seasonal trends and customer demand. We guarantee that you will love the quality and the unique styles that we offer on our online store, and you can easily check out the latest offerings just by visiting us at

New retro sunglasses have unique design elements
The new vintage-inspired sunglasses have several design changes that make them original and interesting but retain the characteristics that have made them beloved and trendy styles for generations. You’ll draw attention with these unique and innovative styles, and they look great with many clothing styles, no matter what your fashion preferences are. You can find specific information about the types of glasses that match well with your face shape just by viewing the product information at Classic Specs.

Round men’s sunglasses have emerged as a popular trend
Vintage-inspired men’s round sunglasses have emerged as a popular trend, and you can find many variations in the Classic Specs store. Our round sunglasses offer a fresh approach to this retro style first made popular by celebrities and musicians such as John Lennon. Variations on round sunglasses include frames that offer slight shape deviations from the standard rounded look, a wide range of browline styles, and varying frame widths and lens and frame colors. You can find plenty of different frame and lens color variations for the men’s round sunglasses that we offer at Classic Specs, which provide a new take on this traditional style and allow you to mix and match your frames based on your design preferences.

Aviators remain popular along with their style variations
Aviator sunglasses also remain a popular choice for men, along with their style variations. These teardrop-shaped sunglasses have been trendy for several decades. Still, in recent years there are dozens of different design additions that have made them even more unique such as variations with the lens and frame width, browline, lens and frame color, nose bridge, and more. You can find several modern takes on aviator sunglasses at the Classic Specs store. Our Virtual Try-on Studio provides a try-before-you-buy feature, so see how you will look in aviator sunglasses or other men’s sunglasses. To see the latest vintage sunglasses at Classic Specs, visit us at or call us at 1-800-896-2561.