Fashion Friend

A nonjudgmental, politely honest shopping-advice column answering incredibly specific fashion questions.

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Hey, Fashion Friend, Where Should I Shop for Sunglasses?

Cut Shop contributor Harling Ross Anton shares her favorite classic-but-not-boring options.

More From ‘Fashion Friend’

  1. Hey Fashion Friend, What’s the Perfect Travel Shoe?The wrong shoes can indeed ruin a trip.
  2. Hey Fashion Friend, How Can I Dress for a Black-tie Wedding?Without looking like I’m going to prom.
  3. Hey, Fashion Friend: I Need a Top That Isn’t a White T-shirtCut Shop contributor Harling Ross shares the “special” equivalents of this trusty garment.
  4. Hey Fashion Friend: Let’s Bring Back the Party PurseThe Cut team recommends purses that can fit more than your phone and wallet.
  5. Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Channel Lenny Kravitz’s Big Scarf EnergyEight tried-and-true scarves.
  6. How Do I Practice Hygge With My Closet?Personal style merging with personal coziness is crucial for remaining somewhat okay this winter.
  7. Hey Fashion Friend: Who Makes the Best Black Turtleneck?I found it. It’s only $40 and not Uniqlo. (Gasp!)
  8. Fashion Friend: Are You From New York Even?We rounded up 20 New Yorker–approved puffer jackets
  9. Hey Fashion Friend: I Need a New Pair of GlassesAfter almost ten years with the same pair, it was time to switch things up.
  10. Hey Fashion Friend: How Do I Dress for the Weather Right Now?Try a short-sleeved mock neck before a turtleneck.
  11. Hey, Fashion Friend: Are Ballet Flats Back?Technically, yes, but you don’t have to wear them.
  12. Hey, Fashion Friend: How Do I Re-create The Row for Less?Two words: Uniqlo and styling.
  13. Hey Fashion Friend: The Difference Between Oversize Pants and Ill-Fitting PantsFour members of the Cut Shop crew offer tips (while modeling their favorite oversize pants).
  14. Hey Fashion Friend: What Should I Wear for Back-to-School?Six tips on what you need to invest in.
  15. Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Shop Sustainably and AffordablyHere’s how to spend less while shopping sustainably; brands include Everlane, Lacausa, Girlfriend Collective, and more.
  16. Hey Fashion Friend: How Do I Wear Fashion Cargo Pants?We provide you with 15 non-ironic pairs to go with your tiny shirts.
  17. Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Live in a Slip DressUs too. Here are 17 we recommend.
  18. Hey Fashion Friend: I Want a Status Beach TowelIt’s all about the dramatic rollout.
  19. Hey Fashion Friend: What the Heck Do I Wear to a Beach Wedding?“It always gets windy, and you ruin your shoes.”
  20. Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Wear a White Skirt Like Mrs. PradaNot a tennis skirt and not a prairie skirt either.
  21. This Luggage-Tracking Device Made My Vacation Stress FreePeace of mind is priceless.
  22. Hey Fashion Friend: I Need Shorts That Aren’t JortsNot that there’s anything wrong with jorts.
  23. Hey Fashion Friend: I Need Summer Sandals That Won’t Give Me BlistersHopefully these 18 pairs won’t destroy your feet.
  24. Hey Fashion Friend: Help, I’m About to Be So Sweaty!There’s nothing wrong with sweating, but here are some tips for making it less uncomfortable.
  25. Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Go to the Beach, But I Don’t Want to Get a WaxSwimwear solutions to help you avoid grooming this summer.
  26. Hey Fashion Friend: Help! I’m Having an Existential Style CrisisI’m celebrating a big birthday, and I want to change my wardrobe.
  27. Hey Fashion Friend: Where Can I Get a Cute Suit for a Summer Wedding?One that isn’t boring.
  28. Hey Fashion Friend: What Should I Wear on a Date?Not your favorite earrings if you aren’t prepared to lose them in someone’s bed.
  29. Hey Fashion Friend: How Do I Dress for Work Again?It’s all about compliments on the way to the bathroom.
  30. Hey, Fashion Friend: I’m Traveling for a Month. How Should I Pack?If it doesn’t work with more than one outfit, don’t bring it.
  31. Hey Fashion Friend: Where Can I Get a Spring Trench That’s Actually Waterproof?How to look good and stay dry this spring.
  32. Hey Fashion Friend: What Kind of Jeans Should I Buy This Spring?A guide to current trends, from joots to JNCOs.