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5 Facts about Sunglasses That You Might Not Know…

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Lexi Oval SunglassesWe’re not here to tell what you already know. Let’s forget about the history, origin, face shapes and celeb styles, and take a look at some fun, interesting facts about sunglasses that you may not have come across.

  • No one needs to be told that Lady Gaga is a “stylemaker”. Her unique sense of style has never ceased to amaze millions of her fans. This super-cool American artist has a personal creative team, The Hause which is responsible for her individual style, be it outfits, makeup, stage props or uber-trendy sunglasses! These shades are just for this star and are not available for the public to set hands on!!!
  • Rumor has it that Elton John, the English rock singer owns over a thousand pairs of sunglasses!
  • Do you believe if we say that for every 14 seconds, someone somewhere in the US breaks, loses, or sits on a pair of sunglasses? It’s true!
  • The popularity of sunglasses was not so high until the early 1930s when actors started wearing one to protect their eyes from the intense studio lights.
  • June 27th is celebrated as the Sunglasses Day. Though we do not know the actual reason for this celebration, we can always believe that it is the time of the year when the sun starts shining down bright.

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