Even the most athletic of us need to relax every once in awhile. For all the moments in between working hard and playing hard, a go-to pair of prescription casual lifestyle sunglasses is essential. Whether you're lounging at the beach or attending your favorite relaxing outdoor activity, all you need is a pair of sunglasses to look effortless in and well-protected.
So, prescription-wearers, this one's for you. Stick with us as we cover the best prescription casual lifestyle sunglasses of the year!
Table of Contents
A. Best Prescription Casual Lifestyle Sunglasses
1. Ray-Ban New Wayfarer
2. Ray-Ban Aviator
3. Oakley Holbrook
4. Randolph Engineering Aviator
5. Wiley X Weekender
6. Ray-Ban Wayfarer
7. Nike City Icon
8. RAEN Bastien
9. Maui Jim Red Sands
10. Costa Caleta
B. Prescription Casual Lifestyle Sunglasses at SportRx
At SportRx, we compiled the best of the best frames for a little R&R. This list is prescription-focused, but each casual lifestyle frame is available in a non-prescription version as well.
If you love the iconic style of the classic Wayfarer, but don't love the tilt, Ray-Ban's New Wayfarer sunglasses maintain the retro vibes of the original. You'll love the updated fit that's flatter with slightly more coverage. It also features a lightweight, nylon-inject frame material that will feel great all day long. For more information on the different versions of the Wayfarer, visit The Ray-Ban Wayfarer Collection.
Ray-Ban New Wayfarer Key Features:
- Classic and ever-popular wayfarer frame shape
- Made from lightweight nylon material
- More coverage than the original Wayfarer
- SFW: 130 (Men's M/Women's M), 136 (Men's L/Women's L), 142 (Men's XL/Women's XL)
The Ray-Ban Aviator is a timeless frame that will add an additional element of style for any of your relaxing days. Its versatile design makes them an ideal pair of casual lifestyle sunglasses that just about anyone can rock. The Aviator is lightweight and offers a custom fit through the adjustable nose pad. In addition, the double nose bridge of the Aviator is fashionable and functional — making these sunglasses perfect for happy hour or the farmer's market.
Ray-Ban Aviator Key Features:
- Minimal metal design is lightweight and easy to wear
- Popular vintage style
- Adjustable rubber nose pad provides a customized fit
- SFW: 130 (Men's M/Women's M), 136 (Men's L/Women's L), 145 (Men's XXL)
The Holbrook is an iconic frame, which blends function and style in true Oakley fashion. Metal rivets and a keyhole nose bridge add flair, while the performance features encourage you to get up, get out, and try something new. Equipped with Oakley's PRIZM™ lens tech, these sunglasses give you a bolder, more vivid view of the world around you.
Oakley Holbrook Key Features:
- Constructed from Oakley's lightweight and durable O Matter™
- Keyhole nose bridge promotes air flow
- Rubber temples and nose pad offer a no-slip grip
- PRIZM™ lenses enhance colors, sharpen clarity, and reduce glare
- SFW: 132 (Men's M/Women's M)
Proudly made in the USA, the Aviator sunglasses from Randolph Engineering is constructed with top-quality materials. Nominated in SportRx's REXY award show for the "Best Lifestyle Sunglasses" category, its unique features includes bayonet temples — meant to replicate the feel of a military pilot’s eyewear. In addition, its adjustable nose pad offers full customization and the double nose bridge provides a secure fit for all-day wearability.
Randolph Engineering Aviator Key Features:
- Popular aviator style
- Oleophobic lens coating repels oils and minimizes smudges
- Adjustable nose pad and temples guarantee a comfortable fit
- SFW: 132 (Men's M/Women's M), 136 (Men's L/Women's L), 143 (Men's XL/Women's XL)
Make an eyewear statement with a pair of Wiley X Weekender sunglasses. Perfect for everyday wear, the Weekender is also functional for leisurely activities. Wiley X’s top-notch lens technology, CAPTIVATE™, blocks haze for crisper clarity and expertly separates color for increased depth perception.
Wiley X Weekender Key Features:
- ANSI Z87.2 safety rated
- CAPTIVATE™ lens tech enhances color and depth perception
- Anti-fog coating ensures crystal-clear visibility
- SFW: 135 (Men's M/Women's L)
The original, iconic Ray-Ban Wayfarer is one of the most recognized frames in history. These frames feature a hydrophobic and anti-reflective lens coating that keeps your vision completely clear. The Wayfarer is also comfortably lightweight and flattering on all face shapes. When you slip these frames on, you can conquer the world!
Ray-Ban Wayfarer Key Features:
- Durable acetate frame is lightweight and easy to wear
- Hydrophobic lens coating eliminates fogging and moisture
- Bent temples ensure a secure fit
- Iconic frame shape
- SFW: 135 (Men's M/Women's L), 142 (Men's XL/Women's XL)
Put your best foot forward in a pair of Nike City Icon sunglasses. Lightweight and comfortable, these frames are perfect for your day-to-day. A hard lens coating protects against scratches and abrasions, and its tall, square lenses provide maximum coverage. From walks around your neighborhood to a casual lunch with friends, the Nike City Icon will have you feeling stylish and protected.
Nike City Icon Key Features:
- Lightweight acetate frame material provides a comfortable wear
- Square lens shape offers optimal coverage
- Hard lens coating protects against scratches
- SFW: 136 (Men's L/Women's L)
Stand out from the crowd in a pair of RAEN Bastien sunglasses! Made from sturdy metal and lightweight acetate, the tapered temple design is unlike anything you’ve seen before. Versatile and fashionable, the Bastien is the perfect accessory for brunch or a trip to the coffeeshop.
RAEN Bastien Key Features:
- Lightweight acetate frame ensures all-day wearability
- Unique tapered temple design
- Flattering on all face shapes
- SFW: 137 (Men's L/Women's L)
Allow us to introduce to you the magic of Maui Jim, with the Red Sands sunglasses! The 2020 REXY winner for "Best Lifestyle Sunglasses," Maui Jim Red Sands is unmatched when it comes to quality materials, innovative lens technology, and lightweight comfort. Designed specifically for enhancing the world around you, you'll marvel at what life can look like through the lens of Maui Jim Red Sands.
Maui Jim Red Sands Key Features:
- Saddle style bridge comfortably distributes frame weight
- Adjustable temples and nose pads allow for a tailored fit
- Lightweight frame for all-day wear
- MauiBrilliant™ lens tech enhances color and contrast
- Available in Readers
- SFW: 138 (Men's L/Women's L)
Effortlessly stylish, the Costa Caleta sunglasses feature tall lenses for the best coverage and eye protection — ideal for a day at the beach or by the water. In addition, its rubber grips on the temples and nose pad ensure these frames stay in place. Equipped with Costa’s 580 lens tech, the Caleta offers next-level color enhancement and glare-blocking polarization.
Costa Caleta Key Features:
- Part of Costa's Untangled Collection
- Made from recycled aluminum
- Hydrolite rubber grips increase hold and stability
- Costa 580 lens tech blocks out excessive and harmful light
- SFW: 141 (Men's XL/Women's XL)
Need prescription sunglasses for your casual lifestyle? Done. When you shop with us, you’ll find video guides and tool tips throughout the build process as you customize the perfect pair. An answer to all your questions is at your fingertips, and if you want to chat with an expert, contact us. We’ll put you in touch with one of our friendly in-house opticians who can help you build your prescription casual lifestyle sunglasses.
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