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In our slideshow, San Francisco locals model a spectrum of shades. 

Marc Jacobs gold mirrored, $345 at Marc Jacobs, 125 Maiden Ln. (near Grant Ave.), 415-362-6500
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Prada Linea Rossa PS 500, $315 at Solstice, 846 Market St. (near 4th St.), 415-796-0596
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Illesteva Frieda, $200 at Atys, 2149-B Union St. (near Webster St.), 415-441-9220
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Barton Perreira Marshall, $510 at Neiman Marcus, 150 Stockton St. (near Geary St.), 415-362-3900
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Mr. Powers Eyewear No. 3, $99 at mrpowerseyewear.com
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Oliver Peoples Alivia, $355 at Invision Optometry, 1907 Fillmore St. (at Bush St.), 415-563-9003
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Ray Ban classic aviator, $160 at Saks Fifth Avenue, 384 Post St. (near Powell St.), 415-986-4300
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Madewell Hepcat, $55 at Madewell, 845 Market St. (near 5th St.), 415-644-0748
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Steven Alan Optical Dayer, $145 at Steven Alan, 445 Hayes St. (near Gough St.), 415-558-8944
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Capital ebonized cherry Bonnie/Clyde, $230 at SFMOMA Museum Store, 51 Yerba Buena Ln. (near 4th St.), 415-357-4035
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See 1812, $99 at See, 2100 Union St. (at Webster St.), 415-561-9948
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Kuboraum C2, $475 at the Archive, 317 Sutter St. (near Grant Ave.), 415-391-5550
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Westward Leaning 9.14, $180 at Nomads, 556 Hayes St. (near Octavia St.), 415-864-5692
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Pink-frame mirrored lenses, $400 at Fine Arts Optical, 888 Valencia St. (near 20th St.), 415-913-7414
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This has never been a basic-black kind of city. Luckily, this summer's mirrored sunglasses reflect our color-flaunting sensibilities. Take a look at our slideshow above, featuring SF locals modeling shades from Prada, Illesteva Frieda, and more.

 

Originally published in the August 2013 issue of San Francisco.

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