The best sunglasses of 2024, as seen on celebrities

Whether they’re shielding their faces from the paparazzi, jetting off on exotic vacations or simply looking to make a statement on the red carpet, celebrities are constantly reaching for their sunglasses — so it’s no surprise they have excellent taste in eyewear.

Looking to add a new pair or two to your own wardrobe this season? The brands below — beloved by stars like Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, Emily Ratajkowski and more — are a great place to start.

From classic aviators to cool cat-eye frames, you’re sure to find a pair that suits your style.


Jennifer Lawrence, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Swift wearing Ray-Ban sunglasses. James Devaney/GC Images; Alo Ceballos/FilmMagic

The popularity of this beloved brand’s flattering Wayfarers and gold-rimmed aviators proves you can’t go wrong with a classic. Taylor Swift, Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston all regularly reach for Ray-Bans.


Ray-Ban clubmaster
Ray-Ban


Ray-Ban sunglasses
Ray-Ban


Ray-Ban aviators
Ray-Ban

Olivia Rodrigo, Meghan Markle and Beyoncé in Le Specs sunglasses.
Olivia Rodrigo, Meghan Markle and Beyoncé wearing Le Specs sunglasses. Gotham/GC Images; SplashNews.com; beyonce/Instagram

Fans of the tiny sunglass trend, look no further. This Aussie brand’s famously slim shades can be spotted on the likes of Gigi and Bella Hadid, Beyoncé and Priyanka Chopra.


Sunglasses
Amazon


A pair of brown sunglasses
Le Specs


A pair of small black sunglasses
Le Specs


Rihanna, Margot Robbie and Lady Gaga in Gentle Monster sunglasses
Rihanna, Margot Robbie and Lady Gaga wearing Gentle Monster sunglasses. badgalriri/Instagram; gentlemonster/Instagram; Kevin Mazur/WireImage

What do the “Barbie” press tour, Paris Fashion Week and Taylor Swift’s Bahamas getaway with Travis Kelce all have in common (besides making headlines, that is)? All featured statement sunnies from Korean label Gentle Monster.

In addition to Rihanna, Madonna, Rosalía and Lady Gaga — aka Mother Monster herself — the eye-catching eyewear’s also appeared on famous men like Timothée Chalamet, Jared Leto and Pharrell Williams.


black sunglasses
Gentle Monster/FarFetch


Off-white oval frame sunglasses
Gentle Monster/FarFetch


sunglasses
Gentle Monster/FarFetch

Hailey Baldwin, Alessandra Ambrosio and Emily Ratajkowski in Oliver Peoples sunglasses
Hailey Bieber, Alessandra Ambrosio and Emily Ratajkowski wearing Oliver Peoples sunglasses. GC Images; Splash News

Hailey Bieber, Alessandra Ambrosio and Emily Ratajkowski are just a few famous fans of this Los Angeles heritage label’s luxurious frames, which lean timeless rather than trendy.


A pair of sunglasses
Oliver Peoples


Chunky white sunglasses
Neiman Marcus



Ashley Benson, Jamie Foxx and Hailee Steinfeld in Privé Revaux sunglasses
Ashley Benson, Jamie Foxx and Hailee Steinfeld wearing Privé Revaux sunglasses. GC Images; WireImage; Getty Images

Considering Privé Revaux counts Ashley Benson, Jamie Foxx and Hailee Steinfeld among its co-founders, it’s no surprise the company’s affordable, fashion-focused eyewear — most pairs retail for just $30 — is a hit with the A-list.


Clear sunglasses
Prive Revaux


Cat eye sunglasses
Prive Revaux


Prive Revaux Coco Oversized Sunglasses in brown
Prive Revaux


Meghan Markle, Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid in sunglasses
Meghan Markle, Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid wearing Krewe sunglasses. Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation; GC Images;

A whole crew of celebrities are fans of Krewe. The New Orleans-based brand’s sunnies have popped up on the likes of Meghan Markle, Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner over the years.


Black sunglasses
Krewe


Colorful cat-eye sunglasses
Krewe


Round checkered sunglasses
Krewe

Emma Roberts, Lucy Hale and Dakota Johnson in Garrett Leight sunglasses
Emma Roberts, Lucy Hale and Dakota Johnson wearing Garrett Leight sunglasses. GC Images

This brand’s eponymous founder has a flair for eyewear design in his blood — his father, Larry Leight, created Oliver Peoples — and it shows.

Inspired by the vibe of his Venice Beach hometown, Leight’s frames are favored by California cool girls like Emma Roberts, Lucy Hale and Dakota Johnson.


Garret Leight Kinney Sunglasses
Garret Leight


Garret Leight sunglasses with purple lenses
Garret Leight


Garret Leight sunglasses with green lenses
Garret Leight


A$AP Rocky, Jennifer Lopez and Lady Gaga in sunglasses
A$AP Rocky, Jennifer Lopez and Lady Gaga wearing Celine sunglasses. GC Images

Whether you’re eyeing cat-eye frames or classic square sunnies, you can’t go wrong with a pair from Celine. The luxury brand’s iconic eyewear has been spotted on famous faces like A$AP Rocky, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga and the Kardashian-Jenners.


Celine round acetate sunglasses
Celine/Neiman Marcus


Cat eye sunglasses
Celine/Neiman Marcus


Oval-shaped black sunglasses
Celine

Heidi Klum, Lady Gaga and Julianne Hough wearing Quay sunglasses.
Heidi Klum, Lady Gaga and Julianne Hough wearing Quay sunglasses. OCE/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images; @ladygaga/TikTok; Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for NET-A-PORTER & MOTHER

Famous for its oversized styles that range from sporty shields to statement-making aviators, this affordable Australian brand is a hit with stars like Emily Ratajkowski, Kaley Cuoco and Heidi Klum — not to mention its many famous brand collaborators like Chrissy Teigen, Jennifer Lopez and Paris Hilton.


Quay Level Up Sunglasses
Quay


Quay aviator sunglasses in tortoiseshell
Quay


Quay aviator sunglasses
Quay