5 Sunglasses & Stripes Combos You Can Rock This Summer, Inspired By Leandra Medine

MIAMI BEACH, FL - DECEMBER 05: Blogger Leandra Medine attends TOME 'A Portrait Of Woman' at Ritz Carlton South Beach on December 5, 2014 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images For Brad Bury Lewis)
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Never one to shy away from a bold fashion statement, Leandra Medine's stripes and sunglasses look is on point. She took on a simple striped shirt and white jean combo and elevated it with a pair of fabulous statement sunglasses that stole the show. Medine's "man repelling" style choices catch everyone's eye, right down to her stellar accessories, and these stand-out sunnies are no exception. 

Even while standing in the middle of a graffitied street wearing an armful of bangles and watches, this style guru's sunglasses are what stood out the most in her recent Instagram snap. Having a signature pair of shades can easily pull together even the simplest outfit. There's no denying the power of a super fun, attention-grabbing accessory that keeps people looking. Pair that with a striped summer tee and you're ready for any warm weather occasion.

Medine's not so subtle (but definitely stylish) glasses of choice featured metallic cat eye frames with a patterned trim. Her post was focused on her navy and white stripped blue top with a pair of white jeans, but she added depth to her look with her accessories. She gave her followers a lesson in how to keep an outfit interesting, making elevating this classic summer combo to a whole new level.

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Medine isn't the only one knows how to rock a nautical look with a pair of killer sunnies. Stripes have long been a go-to for simple summer style, and these other stars amped up their looks in a similar manner with totally cool frames. Here's how to channel this laid back vibe yourself.

1. Master the cat eye

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Shield your eyes and look stunning at the same time with this fun shaped frame that fits many different face types.

2. Switch up your shape

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These round frames can easily go from the beach to a dinner date and everything in between.

3. Rock a statement pair

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Take a page from Niall of One Direction's book and grab your go-to shades to make your basic striped tee a little more interesting.

4. Brighten up your look

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Add some more shine to an already stand-out look with a pair of colored lenses.

5. Add a splash of color

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Colored shades are the perfect way to spice up this classic combo.

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