Trends tend to go full circle. According to Dr. Vanessa Brown, a professor at the School of Art and Design at Nottingham-Trent University, once a fashion trend has reached its aesthetic peak, it will instantly go in the opposite direction.
Sunglasses grew so big that they covered most of your face. Don't get us wrong, oversized is trendy too. But, around the beginning of 2017, the small shades started resurfacing. Stella McCartney was one of the first brands to take charge in making the change happen exclusively.
Moreover, we believe the credit goes to the fashion designer Adam Selman. His collaboration with the eyewear brand Le Specs resulted in a long list of celebrities wearing them last summer, like Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid and many more. Believe it or not, they were also relatively affordable. Who needs a 1000$ pair from Gucci when you can have it for 120$?