The Affordable Sunglasses No One Can Keep in Stock

Cast your mind back to July 2016 (if you can) to a particular shot of Gigi Hadid alighting from a blacked-out car onto the streets of New York City. The model looked every inch the modern-day Marilyn, with a bouffant hairdo, shocking-red lips, a white tee, skinny jeans and—most importantly—a killer pair of extreme cat-eye sunglasses in jet black.

That, dear friends, was the moment when one seemingly simple pair of £75 frames (called The Last Lolita and designed by Adam Selman for his Le Specs collaboration) started its journey from new celebrity pick to cult item that can still not be kept in stock over a year later due to the ongoing demand. Since then countless other celebs have joined the fan club: Kendall Jenner, Rita Ora, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Romee Strijd and Zoë Kravitz… the list goes on.