Are you wondering what Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Bono has in common? Aside from being famous for their music, the three celebrities love to wear designer sunglasses. Lady GaGa, known for her wild and flamboyant contribution to the music and fashion industry can also be caught wearing all sorts of sunglasses like Ray-Ban and Sunettes.
Britney Spears, on the other hand, like to sport Tom Ford sunglasses.
As for Bono, the man behind U2’s success is almost never seen in public without his precious sunglasses. He admitted that he has sensitive eyes and wearing sunglasses is part privacy, part sensitivity and part vanity.
If you are still curious what other brands famous celebrities are wearing to protect their eyes or to make a statement, here’s a quick look.
Oliver Peoples was established in 1986 by Larry and Dennis Leight and it first appeared on the cover of German Vogue in 1987. Michael Westen is the main character of the show Burn Notice. He is a regular wearer of Oliver Peoples Victory sunglasses. Another instance, Oliver Peoples sunglasses were mentioned in a movie was in the 2000 film American Psycho. In the movie, Patrick Bateman mentioned that his colleague has the same fondness for Oliver Peoples. Other stars who love Oliver Peoples are Johnny Depp, Nick Noonan, Trey Songz and Katie Holmes.
Dolce & Gabbana
The company was started by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana in1985. Aside from their timeless and elegant luxury items, this Italian luxury industry fashion house also sells sunglasses and corrective eye wear. In 2010, D&G announced that Madonna, the famous American singer would design a collection of sunglasses titled MDG. Other celebrities who can be caught wearing D&G sunglasses are Sean Paul, Flo-Rida, Serena, Kate Beckinsale and of course Brad Pitt.
Tom Ford Sunglasses is made possible by the former creative designer for Gucci and film director, Thomas Carlyle “Tom” Ford. He has designed a number of stylish line of men’s and women’s sunglasses skilfully merged to the Italian design with a classic American styling. Many celebrities love to be caught wearing Tom Ford and the list include Britney Spears, Paris Hilton, Daniel Craig, Charlize Theron and Demi Moore.
Oliver People, Dolce & Gabbana and Tom Ford are the leaders when it comes to designer sunglasses. Celebrities can’t get enough of them. That is why they kept on coming back for more styles and shades. Like the celebrities, be careful when buying sunglasses, there are so many counterfeit sunglases around.