Arbiters of Iconic Eyewear - Vision Express Philippines

Arbiters of Iconic Eyewear

1. Zooey Deschanel 

Actress, “Summer” from the film “500 Days of Summer”


Chunky frames

The classic thick black frame never goes out of style. This – eye frame suits small face shapes and pairs well with any outfit. They’re often oversized and square, and people opt for this style of frame because they’re versatile.

Zooey Deschanel wearing a classic thick black frame.

2. Sandra Riccio

Artist and Photographer


Tortoise shell frames

Tortoise shell patterned glasses are an underrated eye frame because of how simple yet fashionable they are. Sandra likes to keep it uncomplicated by going for a natural makeup look with her glasses. There’s eyewear game even in simplicity.

Sandra Riccio wearing tortoise shell patterned glasses.

3. Jennie Kim


K-Pop Idol, member of Black Pink


Large and dark shades

Koreans prefer their sunglasses to cover big portions of the face and Jennie Kim is right on that wagon. Korean fashion trends like to dip their toes into Western styles, but not fully wading in it. Jennie likes wearing shades that are darkly tinted and covers half of her face whenever she travels on tour.

Jennie Kim wearing a large, dark sunglasses.

4. Kim Kardashian


Owner of KKW Cosmetics, and cast of reality show “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”


Mirrored futuristic sunglasses

A lot of people invest in unique high fashion eye pieces and now we understand why. It’s an easy formula to upgrade your look from a zero to a solid ten. Kim leans more toward street styles that are a combination of high fashion and sporty.

Kim Kardashian wearing mirrored futuristic glasses.


5. Julian Dayrit




Aviator inspired

Very few people can pull off the I-own-a-yacht look but Julian fulfills it quite well. Julian sports large frames that are aviator-like but are chunky at the same time. Although it’s unorthodox, he knows how to keep it effortlessly current.

Julian Dayrit wearing aviator inspired sunglasses.


6. Kerwin King


Youtuber and Influencer



Beach trips should always be accompanied by a pair of shades to elevate one’s summer vibe. Kerwin wears the Ray-Ban Clubmaster, an all time favorite that’s rustic but still debonair to match Kerwin’s laid-back style.

Kerwin King on a bike wearing clubmaster glasses in the beach.

7. Emma Watson


Actress, played “Hermoine” in “Harry Potter” series, and UN Ambassador


Petite almond frames

Emma styles an almond-shaped eye glass that is more on the practical side but nonetheless looks stylish on her. This type of frame is good when you want something office wardrobe-friendly but is still girlish.

Emma Watson wearing an almond-shaped glasses.

8. Cole Sprouse


Actor, plays “Jughead” in “Riverdale” series, and Photographer


Round glasses

If you’re not fussy with the type of glasses you want to wear, a good ol’ pair of round shaped glasses is great for those who can’t be bothered to go big. Cole Sprouse has this pair of round frames as his go-to that unifies his smart demeanor.

Cole Sprouse wearing round eye glasses.

9. Raymond Guiterrez




Rimless shades

Normally, rimless shades give off a sophisticated aura but Raymond takes that refined, almost bare design to a sportier level. It’s a good blend of streetwear and 90’s fashion.

Raymond Gutierrez wearing rimless shades.

10. Eleonore Habsburg



Ornate sunglasses

Eleonore strays away from rules when it comes to eyewear. She’s not afraid of heading for the extremes with her bold eye looks. You can count on her for any kind of fashion statement in matters of eyewear and outerwear.

Eleonore Habsburg wearing ornate sunglasses.

11. Kat De Jesus


Musician and DJ


New Era Ray-Bans

Ever since the brand’s new era metamorphosis, people have been flocking over Ray-Bans once again. Kat De Jesus can be seen enjoying the new rectangular shaped glasses of Ray-Ban, meshing nicely with her relaxed personality.

Kat De Jesus wearing new rectangular shaped glasses of Ray-Ban.

12. Issa Pressman




80’s inspired sunglasses

Known for being stuck in the 80’s, Issa isn’t afraid of specs, especially if they resemble the previous decade’s fashion zeitgeist. Patterned, tinted lenses are what Issa favors to wear whenever she’s off-duty.

Issa Pressman wearing 80’s inspired sunglasses.

13. Heart Evangelista


Artist, Author, and Creative Director


Heart shaped sunglasses

On the preppy side, Heart likes to dabble with sweet but sassy eye frames that pair well with her collared shirts and her well-groomed brows. Heart-shaped shades are always embraced by the fashion community because in a way, they have their own personality.

Heart Evangelista wearing Heart-shaped shades.

14. Emma Stone


Actress, played “Gwen Stacy” in “Spiderman” duology

Cat eye style

Fitting her profile like a glove, Emma Stone likes to wear feline, cat-like shaped frames to accentuate her small face shape. Classy and clean is her motto when it comes to eyewear.

Emma Stone wearing cat eye glasses.

15. Liz Uy


Entrepreneur and Stylist


Metal/wire-framed frames

Sticking to preppy and old school patterns, Liz pairs her suit ensemble with a pair of thin wired frames that instantly give an unassuming cool effect. Metal frames are a sought-after design because it doesn’t take much to style them.

Liz Uy wearing a pair of thin wired frames.

16. Beyoncé




Embellished/Jeweled sunglasses

Glamorous like a queen, Beyonce likes accessories as equally stylish as her current outfit. Embellished glasses range from blitzy to full-on over the top. Embellished, meaning the normal sunglasses are decorated with jewels, stones, or patterns to make them stand out. These kinds of sunglasses are good when you want to make a statement or to attract a certain someone.

Beyonce wearing embellished glasses.

17. Tom Holland


Actor, plays “Spiderman” in Marvel franchise



Aviators will never fade, they manifest this careless appeal to them that people can’t get enough off. Great for travelling and when just want to skedaddle, an easy formula to upgrade your look while still being comfortable. Tom Holland sports his for a long plane ride.

Tom Holland wearing aviator glasses.

18. Laureen Uy




Round lenses

Channel your inner John Lennon with these revamped round sunglasses. Laureen pairs hers with urban clothing pieces to add a touch of playfulness, keeping it aloof but synchronized.

Laureen Uy wearing a pair of round glasses.

19. Isabel Tan


Digital Creator


Geometric shades

To stand out, you have to think outside the box. Isabel goes against the flow of fashion trends with her geometric shaped sunglasses. These types of shades are considered to be on the fashion forward side and are considered a good investment since they harbor one of a kind structures.

Isabel Tan wearing geometric shaped sunglasses.

20. Nadine Tengco


Entrepreneur and Food Relationship Coach


Classic red frames

You can never go wrong with a bold, red frame. It’s a fashion classic because the color never goes out of style. Nadine pairs hers with an equally red lip and a subdued black top. Making the eyes the main attraction.

Nadine Tengco wearing a bold, red frame glasses.

21. Jach Manere





Ashtray glasses

The Ashtray sunglasses made a big debut in the fashion world because it portrayed an unusual devil-may-care persona previous shades hadn’t achieved yet. Models like Jach have been spotted wearing this type of sunglasses because of its contemporary design.

Jach Manere wearing ashtray glasses.

22. Ornusa Cadness



Round Darkly Tinted Glasses

Top your haute couture outfit with a pair of sleek shades and you’re red carpet ready. Ornusa keeps it casual, but not too casual with her darkly tinted glasses.

Ornusa Cadness wearing Round Darkly Tinted Glasses.

23. Myrza Sison



Mirrored lenses

What’s the most effective way to ward off the sun? Mirror coated sunglasses do wonders for keeping your eyes cool and with Myrza accompanying hers with a straw hat, she’s bound to feel good under the sunshine.

Myrza Sison wearing mirrored sunglasses.

24. Isko Moreno

City of Manila Mayor


Rimless glasses

To match his remarkable position as a politician, Mayor Isko wears glasses that best represent his professionalism as a public servant. His everyday rimless frames are able to achieve this in the humblest of ways.

Mayor Isko Moreno wearing rimless glasses.

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