Over the years, numerous style icons have embraced circular frames (think John Lennon, Andy Warhol, and Johnny Depp). So why has it taken us laymen so long to catch on? This season, designers like Burberry and Calvin Klein are rounding out their collections with disk-shaped sunglasses. Long associated with hippie counterculture and the lit-intellectual scene, these smart specs are simultaneously fashionable and retro-chic.
From top: Matsuda, $400; Calvin Klein Collection, $276; Ross & Brown, $135; Persol, $330;
Marc Jacobs, $price available upon request; Burberry, $250; Ray-Ban, $200. Photography by Shana Novak Fashion Editor: Michael Cook. Prop Styling by Greg Garry