15 Most Expensive Sunglasses | The Crazy Obsession With Luxury!!

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We are all obsessed with luxury and if we can afford it, then obviously we’ll go ahead to add those treasures in our closets! But sadly my pockets ain’t deep enough than my desires but would it stop me from counting those who have, HELL NO! From antique treasures to expensive wines to even our eyewear, the prices can vary! A cup of fine wine can cost as much as your gold-rimmed sunglasses! Don’t believe me? Have a look at these most expensive sunglasses in the world and who has those!

We’ve already seen how expensive some old swords, and whiskeys can be, so let’s give some space to sunglasses to shine today! Ladies and Gentleman, bring out your calculators to add up the finances and taxes of these treasure items as your fingers alone, aren’t ENOUGH!!!

Take a guess at number one on our list! What do you think would be the price of the most expensive sunglasses in the world? Please consider the denominations of $1000 or $10000 to guess smartly and accurately, go beyond these limits as we’re talking LUXURY today! Well, enough of my blabbering! Here’s a list of the 15 most expensive sunglasses in the world and are they available for sale? Hold your little hearts now as the moment of truth has just arrived! Tadaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!, HERE YOU GO!!!

15)  $7,950: Christian Dior Glossy Gold 500 Sunglasses

14)  $14,900 ~ Elegant Matte Golden Sunglasses by Robert La Roche

13)  $25,000 ~ Cartier Paris 18k Gold Sunglasses

12) $27,000 ~ Lugano Diamonds Sunglasses

11) $30,000 ~ Gold & Wood 119 Diamond Glasses

10) $45,276 ~ Bentley Platinum  

9) $55,000 ~ Gold and Wood 253 Diamond 

8) $59,000 ~ Bulgari Flora 

7) $60,000 ~ Maybach The Diplomat I

6) $65,000 ~ Luxuriator Style 23 Canary Diamond

5)  $75,000 ~ CliC Gold 18 Carat Gold Sport

4)  $159,000 ~ Cartier Panthere

3) $200,000 ~ Shiels Jewellers Emerald

2) $383,609 ~ Dolce & Gabbana DG2027B

1) $408,000 ~ Chopard De Rigo Vision

I have added the price tags before the item like a rational consumer (and also to stop your little heart from going too far with their desires). So let’s just jump into the details on what makes these sunglasses so expensive!!!

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Most Expensive Sunglasses

Americans called sunglasses, eye cheaters when they were first hitting the streets and almost every fashionista was seen wearing them in the period of 1930s! Now we see people wearing shades almost everywhere but there was a time it was reserved for royals! Did you know our prehistoric ancestors wore eyeshades too? Well, they definitely look way different now but you would be surprised to see how they were framed! (I’ll add a picture of them to satisfy your curiosity!) Our eye gears have definitely come a long way from prehistoric times to the modern age now!

old inuit sunglasses
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Not only that, the benefits of wearing sunglasses are numerous! Our doctors recommend stepping out with shades to save our eyes from harmful UV radiations and not only that, it prevents our eyes from dust and dirt too. So don’t forget to wear your glasses, especially with UV protection lenses!

Here ends the history and biology lesson and starts the real luxurious story of sunglasses! The most expensive ones at that!! To desire luxurious brands, you need to have pockets that are deep enough as not anyone can afford the rich collection of Dolce & Gabbana. So let’s just drop everything and jump into this expensive list of sunglasses!

15)  $7,950 ~ Christian Dior Glossy Gold 500 Sunglasses

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Who am I kidding, Christian Dior’s glasses were bound to appear sooner or later on the list and so it did, holding the rank of 15th most expensive sunglasses! Dior’s Glossy gold sunglasses are limited editions and only 500 of them were made making them cost $7950! These glasses, as the name suggests are framed with 24k gold and were inspired by the 1970s style of oversized eye gear. 

14)  $14,900 ~ Elegant Matte Gold Sunglasses by Robert La Roche

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Austrian Designer, Robert La Roche’s Elegant Matte Gold Sunglasses are the 14th most expensive sunglasses on this list! This luxury designer’s creations are bound to be expensive because of how far the RLR brand has come from the era of the 1970s when the designer created all the fine eyewear by hand! As the name suggests, elegant matte has a 24k gold frame that is finely crafted and has a price of $14,900.

13)  $25,000 ~ Cartier Paris 18k Gold Sunglasses

Cartier Paris 18k Gold Sunglasses
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How can Cartier Paris be excluded from the list of luxury eyewear! Cartier Paris’s 18k gold glasses set the bars high with its diamond embellishments that is 7.5 carats in total! These sunglasses have a total of 188 diamonds etched on their frame making them the definition of luxury and are inspired by the late 1980s fashion!!

12) $27,000 ~ Lugano Diamonds Sunglasses

Lugano Diamonds Sunglasses
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Lugano’s Diamond sunglasses are the 12th most expensive on the list and I do not even need to explain what makes them so freaking expensive! Like dude, you could buy a nice car with that money but I’m not questioning anyone’s choice here! And these sunglasses definitely deserve the price! Lugano’s diamond sunglasses have a finely etched combination of pink, black and yellow diamonds on their gold rim! How luxurious is that!

11) $30,000 ~ Gold & Wood 119 Diamond Glasses

Gold & Wood 119 Diamond Glasses
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Gold & Wood is one of the most luxurious eyewear brands out there so it will not be surprising to find the brand two or more times again on the list! Gold & Wood’s 119 diamond glasses, as the name suggests have a total of 119 diamonds that stretches its price to $30,000! But the high price isn’t only because of the diamonds but also the refined and noble technique of the creators that make use of high-quality timber and other varieties of wood to bring out fine masterpieces!

10) $45,000 ~ Bentley Platinum  

Bentley Platinum 
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We have all dreamt of riding a Bentley but who has the desire of wearing them? Well, this famous automaker has a fine collection of sunglasses that scream nothing but LUXURY! As the name suggests, Bentley’s platinum collection of sunglasses are made of pure platinum that is worth $45,000!! You can buy some other least expensive Bentley sunglasses but as it’s Bentley, Don’t expect anything less than $11,000.

9) $55,000 ~ Gold and Wood 253 Diamond 

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As I said earlier, Gold & Wood has an extensive range of high-quality sunglasses made from noble wooden material, unlike other glasses that are made of metals or gold. So it’s natural that these sunglasses will have prices that are high enough to achieve the status of 9th most expensive sunglasses in the world!! This collection of glasses has a total of 253 diamonds that are beautifully embedded in their connecting rim. And you know the special thing about these diamonds making them so costly? Well! They are princess cut you know (one of the most expensive diamonds)! 

8) $59,000 ~ Bulgari Flora 

Bulgari Flora 
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Aaah! Bulgari finally appeared! I knew this Italian luxury brand would appear any minute now and it did! So what makes Bulgari’s Flora worth $59,000? Well! For starters, the frame is made of exquisite 18k pure white gold studded with beautiful diamonds and blue sapphires! And then everything else, I would say it’s the brand value! But hey! The sunglasses deserve the price tag with how fine they look! 

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7) $60,000 ~ Maybach The Diplomat I

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Maybach The Diplomat really gives off that rich Mafia Godfather vibes and hence, is not easy to come by! You have to pay $60,000 dollars for this fine piece of sunglasses man! But then again, WORTH IT! This German luxury automobile brand didn’t leave us unsatisfied when it jumped into the market with its fine collection of eyewear. These gorgeous sunglasses are made of 18k pure gold studded with 174 diamonds! And you know the surprising part that hypes up its value? Well! Only 50 pieces of these sunglasses were made! 

6) $65,000 ~ Luxuriator Style 23 Canary Diamond

6) $65,000 ~ Luxuriator Style 23 Canary Diamond
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Franco has really amazed us with this fine masterpiece, Luxuriator the style! The craftsmen have done an equally splendid job to piece together those 132 diamonds in 18k pure gold on those Buffalo ivory temples! So does everything add up to the worth of $65,000? Well if you knew that the glasses had photochromic lenses, I’m sure you would have said yes! 

5)  $75,000 ~ CliC Gold 18 Carat Gold Sport

CliC Gold 18 Carat Gold Sport
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Clic Gold has a history of making fine glasses that dates back to three centuries! So it’s not surprising that the Clic Gold 18 Carat Gold Sport is fetching $75,000 per piece! Clic Gold has a history of making the whole body of their glasses of Gold except their lenses obviously and now this luxurious eyewear brand has started making sport sunglasses which leaves us counting the price of its highly expensive items! 

4)  $159,000 ~ Cartier Panthere

Cartier Panthere
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Well no Q&A is needed on this one for sure! I mean just look at the design dude? Doesn’t it look worth a fortune? The panthers on the frame look so regal and hence it’s not surprising that the brand is fetching $159,000 for this masterpiece! There are a total of 561 diamonds embedded on Cartier Panthere with 645 additional blue sapphires! This eyepiece screams luxury!

3) $200,000 ~ Shiels Jewellers Emerald

Shiels Jewellers Emerald
PS: These glasses are excellent in reality so don’t judge this masterpiece by this poor quality image!
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Man, should I say that people and their creativity knows no bounds! This fine Shiel masterpiece is pure art! Did you know it took a total of 5 years to actually find the right materials and shape them into sunglasses to make these amazing sets of glasses! The lenses in Shiels Jewellers Emerald are real polished Emeralds and the frame is made up of gold and diamonds. The creation of the fine masterpiece draws inspiration for the Roman emperor Nero and his fascination with watching fighting gladiators with emeralds! 

2) $383,609 ~ Dolce & Gabbana DG2027B

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I was wondering why this luxury brand hadn’t appeared once since I started compiling the list! It seems it was saving itself for the last to win the position of the most expensive sunglasses! This Italian brand was bound to fetch this high a price when its name is etched on the glasses with pure diamonds on a gold frame! 

1) $408,000 ~ Chopard De Rigo Vision

Chopard De Rigo Vision
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Chopard oh Chopard! This Swiss luxury brand had to be number one with its $408,000 worth of sunglasses! This watch and eyewear brand screams luxury and lavishness when its brand name is embedded with a total of 51 full-cut river diamonds! 

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Wrapping Up

Wahhh!!! Looking at this list makes me feel like a PAUPER! (as the most expensive sunglasses I have are measly $300, I’m having serious existential crisis now ;_; ) Well enough of this, coming back to the topic! Did you like this collection of the most expensive sunglasses? What are your thoughts about them? Would you want to buy any one of them or are they just too hyped? Tell me in the comments! 

FAQs

What are the most expensive sunglasses in the world? 

The title of #themostexpensive sunglasses goes to Chopard De Rigo Vision with the price of $408,000! Other most expensive sunglasses are Dolce & Gabbana DG2027B, Shiels Jewellers Emeralds, Cartier Panthere, etc! 

What are the most luxurious Eyewear brands? 

  • Lugano Diamonds 
  • Bvlgari Parentesi
  • Bentley Platinum Sunglasses 
  • Gold & Wood
  • Cartier Paris
  • Clic
  • Fendi
  • Chopard De Rigo

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