Icon: Circle sunglasses, teashades, John Lennon glasses
Style: Circle glasses are almost old as glasses are. In 60's they were populised by hippies and now adays they are often known as Lennon glasses after John Lennon. They got their second big modern coming in the late 80's when everything else from the hippie era also became very fashionable. They have reached continuing popularity in underground rock scene.
|John Lennon with his pair of circle sunglasses.|
|Marianne Faithfull's mod look with circle glasses in 60's.|
|Janis Joplin with tinted oversized circle sunglasses.|
|Late 80's rock stars such as Jon Bon Jovi often used teashades.|
|Burlesque star Dita Von Teese with her pair of round sunglasses.|
|Currect pop fashion misfit Lady Gaga has worn circle sunglasses in several occasions.|
|Hard rock man Ozzy Osbourne uses teashades.|
|Nicole Richie with summer festival hippie image and round oversized sunglasses.|
Where to get the teashades?
|Classic small teashades with silver frames and darkened lenses. Johnlennonsunglasses.com.|
|Amber tinted oversized glasses for serious hippie feeling. Urban Outfitters.|
|Luxury version of rose tinted oversized glasses. Linda Farrow/Net-a-Porter.|
|Black plastic round frames with mod feeling. Thierry Lasry/Net-a-Porter.|
|Flip up metal cyber punk glasses are for ultimate funk rock style. Hitek.|