Chic Shades

Chic Shades
ESSENCE.COM Aug, 18, 2010

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Beyonce rocks a pair of remixed Wayfarers while on vacation in the South of France with husband Jay-Z.

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Kelly Rowland sports futuristic frames with a chic leather vest in New York.

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Zoe Kravitz is casually colorful in big red rimmed glasses.

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Rihanna dives for cover in super dark shades.

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Venus Williams rounds things out with circular lenses.

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Macy Gray is extra friendly with her oversized rims.

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Miss Pattie accents her summer white with big black glasses.

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Kimora Lee Simmons beats the bright sunshine in a chic pair of rectangular lenses.

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Star Jones knows how to work her accessories. Here she rocks diva shades with a statement necklace and fierce sandals.

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Kelly Rowland made sure her eyewear was no exception to her black ensemble.

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Dawn Richard mixes her boho dress with and crazy heels with classic shades.

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Mya accents the purple in her tie-dyed dress with lilac lenses.

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Jay and Bey are a sight to see in matching black frames.

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Jeremih sported some dark shades during a recent visit to the ESSENCE office.

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LaLa rocks retro rims while Ciara keeps things classic with a simple style.

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Veronica Webb is casually cool in her specs.

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The Queen and her right hand man hit the streets with cool shades.

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King of the charts this summer, B.o.B. performs “Airplane” rocking circular shades.

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Christina Milian remixes the ’80s with all white frames.

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Morgan Freeman pairs a baseball cap with classic aviators.

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Jennifer Hudson makes eye contact in semi-sheer shades.

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Shades add a glam touch to already dressy outfits. Kerry Washington shows us how to pair the two.

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Jordin Sparks rocks some dark wraparounds while breezing down the street in New York.

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Janelle Monae channels John Lennon in circular rims.

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Kimora Lee Simmons keeps the sun at bay while taking a stroll.

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Nia Long seems overjoyed to be off to Hawaii for a quick holiday. These big statement glasses look great on her face.

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Even in super basic duds and laid-back shades, Halle Berry is stunning.

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Grace Jones is undercover in a shades, a hat, and scarf.

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Alicia Keys shows off her summertime swag in square shades and a sunny dress.

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Mary J. Blige adds the diva touch to her stage presence with a pair of shades.

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Cassie accents her little black mini with aviator inspired glasses.

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Zoe Saldana matches her shades with her feminine menswear look.

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Michelle Obama throws no shade even when rocking cool shades.

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Naomi Campbell definitely knows how to rock oversized diva frames.

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Toni Braxton is photo ready in her square sunglasses.

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Kelis plays up her fun Mickey Mouse sneaks with bright yellow sunglasses.

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LaLa has already started the transition into early fall wear with her dark glasses and ensemble.

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All that’s missing here is a cool pair of shades for John Legend’s pup.