With Summer approaching, the current Spring 2016 shows have debuted an array of playful, flirty and floral inspired pieces. United with this custom, eyewear accessories have been particularly emphasised and experimented with this year. With a number of new innovative approaches to shape and form emerging, built on last years oversized frames.

Image of Dolce Gabanna ss16 eyewear collectionDolce Gabbana | ss16 collection

Fluctuating from delicate floriated dress’s, to bold colourful eyewear, Dolce Gabbana’s Spring Summer Italia Is Love collection shows off their world-famous talent for fashion. Fabulous florals blossomed across the vivacious ensembles, extending right up to the 3D statement shades, displaying huge oversized flower-shaped adornments.

Image of Dolce Gabanna ss16 fashion collectionDolce Gabbana | ss16 collection

Colour was their main inspiration, displayed by the models who wore staggeringly bright kaleidoscope styled patterns to vividly striped garments, emphasising their own matching eyewear accessories.

Image of Giambattista Valli's ss16 eyewear collectionGiambattista Valli | 2015-2016 Couture collection

Accentuating on the gallant and courageous, Giambattista Valli’s 2015-2016 Couture collection sported gigantic black circular lenses on minimal metal frames. Able to brighten up any summer look, these sunglasses certainly add the perfect amount of retro-glamour, transforming the most casual of outfits into glamorous ensembles.

Image of Fendi's ss16 eyewear collectionFendi | ss16 collection

Pioneers of modern ideals and innovation, luxury Italian brand Fendi exhibit touches of contemporary geometry and novel frame architecture in their latest Spring Summer collection.

Image of Fendi's ss16 eyewear collectionFendi | s16 collection

The iconic cat-eye design is magnificently versatile and complimentary to an array of summer ensembles. While the frame is synonymous to the classic Fendi style, the style encompasses an essence of avant-garde with a twist of elegance.

Termite eyewear collectionTermite | ss16 collection

Inspired by the colourful space-like artistic styles of the 50’s and 60’s, English designers Natalie Finch and Patricia Williams present their new Termite Eyewear collection. Masterfully crafted, the creative duo made the pieces entirely out of industrial and environmentally friendly materials.

Termite ss16 eyewear collectionTermite | ss16 collection

The spherical and circular lines of the lenses characterise the collections designs, transforming the pieces into intriguing ‘spatial forms’, creating their dynamic futuristic appearance.

Lavender Coulered Marble Print | Neo-Ne Fong Sunglasses

Father and son spectacles label Neo-Ne adopt a demure lavender coloured tone in their “Torii” sunglasses collection. Named after the traditional Japanese gate, which constitutes a symbolic meaning of transition from the profane to the sacred in Japanese culture, the alluring geometric metal temples and marble colour acetate provide an aura of designer chic.

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Written by Amber Weaver

Edited by Christina Wright

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Gabbana. D. Italia Is Love SS16 collection. Available at: http://innercirclesunglasshut.co.za/framesoftheweek-ss16-eyewear/#.VxKjahMrK1s

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Gabanna.D. Italia Is Love SS16 collection. Available at: http://www.selectspecs.com/fashion-lifestyle/ss16-trend-alert-fabulous-floral-eyewear/

Gabanna. D. Italia Is Love SS16 collection. Available at: http://www.selectspecs.com/fashion-lifestyle/ss16-trend-alert-fabulous-floral-eyewear/

Fendi. SS16. Available at: http://www.selectspecs.com/fashion-lifestyle/fendi-ss16-new-season-sunglasses-have-landed/

Fendi. SS16. Available at: http://www.selectspecs.com/fashion-lifestyle/fendi-ss16-new-season-sunglasses-have-landed/

Mui Mui. SS16. Available at: http://www.saraisinlovewith.com/2015/12/lovely-designer-glasses-for-ss16.html

Mui Mui. SS16. Available at: http://www.saraisinlovewith.com/2015/12/lovely-designer-glasses-for-ss16.html

Valli. G.  2015-2016 Contour collection. Available at: http://stylebymolekor.com/if-you-must-buy-one-thing-this-month-the-bug-eye-sunnies/

Valli. G 2015-2016 Contour collection. Available at: http://opticalvisionresources.com/sunwear-trends-spring-summer-2016#.VxJ41RMrK1s

Finch. N. Williams P. Termite SS16 collection. Available at: http://thefashionatlas.com/en/atlas_en/young-talents_en/termite-eyewear-spring-summer-2016-colors-from-the-space.php

Finch. N. Williams P. Termite SS16 collection. Available at: http://thefashionatlas.com/en/atlas_en/young-talents_en/termite-eyewear-spring-summer-2016-colors-from-the-space.php