13 Designer Sunglasses For Small Faces That Are Flattering

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INTRODUCTION


Let's be honest, when it comes to fashion, one size definitely doesn't fit all. Just like we carefully select outfits that flatter our unique body shapes, finding that perfect pair of designer sunglasses to complement your small face is equally crucial.


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In this blog post, we're diving deep into the world of designer sunglasses for small faces. We'll show you some top-notch brands like Loewe, Oliver Peoples, and the iconic Celine Triomphe sunglasses. 


We're not just going to talk about the looks – we'll also explore picking sunglasses that elongate and balance your face out!


 In a market overflowing with shades designed for what seems to be a "standard" face size, those with small features often find themselves stuck between oversized frames that take away from their delicate features. Luckily, a lot of designer brands have tuned into the nuances of different face shapes, and they're here to make sure you look fab, even with those delicate features of yours.


Now, let's talk about why designer sunglasses are such a good investment. It's not just about the craftsmanship; it's about taking your whole look up another level. Loewe, known for its leather goods and high-end fashion, doesn't disappoint when it comes to eyewear. Oliver Peoples, on the other hand, is all about timeless designs and those little details that scream luxury. And when it comes to classic charm, Celine Triomphe sunglasses are a real showstopper.


So, how do you pick the perfect pair for your unique face shape? 


It's all about understanding how different lens shapes can work their magic to elongate and balance your features. Whether you have a round, oval, heart-shaped, or square face, we've got some pro tips for you. Round faces can benefit from sunglasses with square or rectangular frames for that added structure. 


Oval faces? You've got the versatility to pull off almost any frame shape, but a subtle cat-eye design like Saint Laurent sunglasses can add a touch of glam. If you've got a heart-shaped face, aim to balance that wider forehead and narrower chin with frames like Oliver Peoples O'Malley sunglasses. And for those with square faces, rounded frames are your best friends, softening those sharp angles – consider Celine Triomphe or GUCCI sunglasses with their oversized round lenses.


Okay, now that we've gone over that, lets get into the 13 best designer sunglasses for your small face!  🕶️✨

13 Designer Sunglasses For Small Faces

1. Le Specs OUTTA LOVE | CARAMEL-TAN TINT

brown designer sunglasses for small face le specs
Le Specs

Love these and comes in so many different colors on the Le Specs website. Someone left a review and said, “Tremendous quality, I love these.” They're also $65! FREE 30 DAY RETURNS TOO!

2. Miu Miu Logo sunglasses

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Miu Miu

Love the color of these. They also can be dressed up or down. I would pair them with a midi dress and shrug or oversized cardigan.

3. CELINE Triomphe Cat Eye Sunglasses, 55mm

celine designer geometric sunglasses for small face
My Theresa

Geometric  sunglasses typically look better on narrow faces because the sharp lines can create an illusion of a more proportionate and balanced face shape.  These Celine Triomphe sunglasses are what everyone is talking about right now. Check out these designer snow boots that would pair perfectly with these sunglasses. 

4. THE KHAITE X OLIVER PEOPLES SUNGLASSES 1983C

khaite beige designer sunglasses for small face
Khaite

Khaite is loved by so many celebrities including our fave Sofia Richie. These beige sunglasses for narrow faces is ideal for a casual chic look. I also love the soft color of the lense.

5. RAY BAN LADY BURBANK SUNGLASSES FOR SMALL FACE

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Pinterest
black rayban designer sunglasses for small face
Ray Ban

As seen on Hailey Beiber! Some girl did a Tiktok review of these designer sunglasses and said they were perfect for small faces! Love designer but hate breaking the bank? Check out these Hermes sandal dupes

6. THE ATTICO + Linda Farrow Mini Marfa rectangular-frame tortoiseshell acetate sunglasses

brown designer sunglasses for small faces
Net-A-Porter

These Attico sunglasses would be really cute to pair with denim jeans and a white t-shirt. They're also 30% off!

7. Prada Symbole black sunglasses

prada cateye women wearing designer sunglesses for small face
Prada

Love the temples on these.

8. CELINE Triomphe Acetate Butterfly Sunglasses

women with small face wearing designer sunglasses
Bergdorf Goodman
pink celine triomphe designer sunglasses
Bergdorf Goodman

I know these sunglasses are big, but they create this  balanced look that frame your face nicely. Definitely gives off a bold statement and perfect for Fall 2023. Also comes in black.

9. JEAN PAUL GAULTIER Double Resort Sunglasses

designer eyewear unisex
Jean Paul Gaultier
brown lightweight designer sunglasses for small face
FWRD

A timeless piece.

10. OLIVER PEOPLES Riley 49MM Round Sunglasses

unisex designer sunglasses for small face
SAKS

These are unisex, so you can share them with your significant other. 2 for 1 special hehe

11. SAINT LAURENT Oval acetate sunglasses

brown rectangle lens  designer sunglasses for small face
Matches Fashion
brown rectangle lens  designer sunglasses for small face
Matches Fashion

These oval lenses are perfect for a small face.

12. Loewe Oversized cat-eye acetate sunglasses

loewe cateye sunglasses for small face
SSENSE

As someone who has a small face, I have these and I am obsessed with them. Cat-eye sunglasses are perfect for the small face because it elongates the face in a balanced way.

13. Karen Wazen Carolyn

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Karen Wazen
women with small face wearing black designer sunglasses
Karen Wazen

If you're looking for something different, then this brand is super fresh and new. The story of how the brand started is also very raw and authentic.

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We hope this blog post helped you find the perfect designer sunglasses for your small face. Remember, it's all about how you style and wear them. Confidence is key.


In my opinion, cat-eye sunglasses or oval sunglasses are the way to go. They elongate the face in such a natural and subtle way and just gives off an effortless and cool look. 


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