Throw it back to the ’70s for timeless specs appeal. If you’re looking for a pair of 70’s sunnies that’ll turn heads your way, find a retro style from Quay’s collection. This iconic era has become one of the blueprints for modern eyewear, with a wide range of looks from baddie to boho-chic. Wondering which sunglasses were popular in the ‘70s? We got you. Whether you just want to add some vintage vibes or complement a throwback ‘fit, the perfect retro sunnies are out there.
Butterfly: In Pursuit
On the hunt for a statement piece? Reach for a butterfly sunglasses shape. If you’re IN PURSUIT of vintage vibes, look no further than this modernized cat eye. These sunnies are an easy go-to; they’re lightweight and come with an angled brow bar for edgier looks. Snag a pair for brunch with the bae or drinks with the crew.
Looking for something fancy? Get bougie with our Luxe Collection and try fan faves like MAD CUTE. These acetate (AKA, primo) cat eye frames feature gold accents and cutout details for that extra wow factor.
70's Aviators: ALL IN
Get all fly in 70's-inspired aviator sunglasses and go ALL IN with a pair of durable, oversized aviator sunnies featuring a combination injection + reinforced metal frame. These chic sunnies come in lenses such as classic black and nostalgic brown, perfect for a 70's vibe. These sunnies come polarized so that you can reduce glare + improve clarity at all those bright times.
You can also grab nostalgic aviators in the form of eyeglasses for your everyday scrolling, swiping, and streaming. From readers to prescription glasses, all of our clear lenses come with modern-day blue light technology so that you can practice safe specs while looking fly. Get to werk with chic frames such as HIGH KEY MINI, POSTER BOY MINI, and TAKE IT BACK.
Square: EVER AFTER
Keep it square for classic throwback vibes. One of the reigning styles of the ’70s included oversized sunnies for effortless glam. Look your best and flex happily EVER AFTER with easy-to-wear oversized injection frames that come in a range of colorways + lens options, from timeless torts to Quay-exclusive fade lenses. If you’re looking for polarized lenses to enjoy at all the bright times, you’ll have that option with this style as well. Whether you’re dressing up for a brunch date or something chill, these shades are instant go-to’s to pull your OOTD together.
Want to dress up your look with a 70's style? Get started with fresh eyewear to throw it back. Shop Quay’s retro glasses frames for a vintage style, whether you’re vibing with a statement butterfly or classic square.