Here are the 10 most expensive sunglasses in the world. A pair of one of these glasses will give you a luxury, royal look that you’ve only thought about in your dreams. If you own a pair and would like to provide your feedback, send us you thoughts in the forum section of this page.
10. 24-Karat Gold And Platinum Porsche P’8499 By: Porsche Design
The Porsche P’8499 sunglasses are made of gold and platinum and feature a retro and sophisticated glow to it. The front and arms are made of 18 carat gold and Pt 900 platinum and are limited to only 911 pieces. The polycarbonate lenses, which are made with 24 carat gold, also gives you the ultimate protection for your eyes. Spectacle wearers will also be glad to hear the Porsche Design is also available with prescription eyeglasses and corrective frames.
9. Ultra Goliath 2 Diamond Edition Sunglasses By: Internally Flawless & Co. (IFANDCO) and Vintage Frames Company
Ben Baller partnered with Corey Shapiro, owner of the largest vintage eyewear seller, Vintage Framers to design an exceptional and luxurious pair of sunglasses. How are these sunglasses made? 2000 brilliant VS quality diamonds are set into a gold frame that weighs 65 grams and then molded onto a pair of Ultra Goliath 2′s. If you want a pair of these sunglasses, you will have to pay $25,000. These Ultra Goliath 2 Diamond Edition sunglasses are available in yellow gold, white gold and rose gold through Vintage Frames Company’s online store. If you feel like customizing these glasses. you can substitute the regular diamonds and gold for canary diamonds or black diamonds with black gold.
8. Cartier Paris Sunglasses By: Cartier
Having a nice pair of eyewear, is like wearing your favorite pair of shoes. And if a pair of custom made sunglasses is high on your wishlist, then Cartier, Paris should be one of your preferred choices. Made up of 188 collet diamonds weighing 7.5 carats adorn the round retro frames. The 18-karat gold detailing adds to the already luxurious look and improves the effect of what would otherwise have been simple black-framed shades.
7. Lugano Diamonds Sunglasses By: Lugano Diamonds
Amongst the finest jewelers in the world, Lugano Diamonds has just debuted a stunning pair of custom-designed Barton Perriera sunglasses.California based jewelers Lugans. Diamonds tied up with eyewear designer Barton Perreira to create a line of ultra-luxurious sunglasses.Love how the frame is inlaid with brown, yellow and black diamonds?you bet!
6. Parentesi Diamond Sunglasses By: Bvlgari
The name Bvlgari raises images of high-end luxury. If you are a Bvlgari fan, especially their line of high-end products, prepare to get the royal treatment all the way with these pair of sunglasses. The USP of this pair of shades are the 206 pave set diamonds worth 2.5 carats on the temples. Only ten such units were produced, with each being sold in a Bvlgari gift box, complete with case, cleaning cloth and authenticity certificate. That means, you can wear something that 1000+ other people are not wearing. But getting your hands on such authentic sunglasses will be tough.
5. Luxuriator Due – Style 23 Sunglasses By: Luxuriator Collection
Luxuriator becomes the second with their style 23 sunglasses sold at the price of $65,000. These glasses are designed with a mixture of 18 karat of gold and ivory buffalo horn rims coupled with 132 hand-cut diamonds. You should clear out your bank account before you can buy these sunglasses. These sunglasses are stunningly beautiful and definitely worth every penny you invest.
4. 18-Karat Gold Sport Sunglasses By: CliC Gold
CliC Gold’s 18-karat gold Sport Sunglasses ensure that the wearer feels like Midas. Categorized as optical jewelry, this pair of shades creates an ultra-modern streamlined look. The design is cool, with the magnetic connection between the lenses on the front. The sides can be extended and the back is expandable, which makes this a comfortable fit for most wearers. Each of these most expensive sunglasses have been crafted by hand over nearly 50 hours.
3. Emerald Sunglasses By: Shiels Jewelers
Emerald Sunglasses goes for the princely sum of $200,000. The princely sum is warranted if you consider the inspiration for this pair of expensive sunglasses. The designers were inspired by Roman emperor Nero, who apparently watched gladiator fights through emerald green stones. The emeralds used in these expensive sunglasses were sourced, shaped, polished and cut over a period of five years.
2. Jewel Sunglasses By: Chopard
The fashion accessories world knows no boundaries. And sunglasses are one of those accessories that can give you a royal appeal naturally. The latest sunglasses to join the luxury ranks are the Jewel sunglasses by Swiss luxury House Chopard. While exact retail price for the collection continues to remain under wraps, reports claim it as the most expensive in the world, with the speculated price being estimated around $408,496 (1.5 million AED). Chopard’s famous C logo appears on both arms of the eyewear. That Chopard, with it latest model, spins out of range for people with compressed pockets comes like no surprise though. The range has, after all, always found a huge fan following among the celebrity crowd.
1. Gold And Diamond Dolce & Gabbana Dg2027b By: Dolce and Gabbana
A pair of lavish sunglasses was launched by Dolce & Gabbana, one of the pioneers in the fashion industry, in 2012. This pair of elegant sunglasses features the most expensive and stylish frame which exceeds all other exclusive sunglasses they’ve designed. The frame of the Dolce & Gabbana DG2027B is made of gold with brown tinted lens to give the wearer a stylish and royal look. On the two arms of this highly luxurious accessory, the logo of the brand is engraved and a number of sparkling diamond bits are inset into the logo to make this pair of designer sunglasses one of the most expensive and exclusive items to ever be sold on the market. These sunglasses priced at $383,609. So, if you really want something very stylish and luxurious for your eye, this is the best eyewear your money can buy.