The Sunglasses of the Super Bowl LVIII
As the curtain fell on Super Bowl LVIII, the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas witnessed a thrilling clash between the San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs and a dazzling display of style extending beyond the gridiron. While the final score echoed the Chiefs' triumphant 25-22 victory, it was the fashion statements made by the celebrities on the sidelines and players before they took to the stage that added an extra layer of excitement to the spectacle. Amidst the roars of the crowd and the echo of touchdowns, the sunglasses worn by notable figures stole the show, becoming as much a part of the narrative as the plays on the field.
One of the unforgettable highlights of the evening was the dazzling halftime performance by Usher, who not only commanded the stage with his electrifying presence but also brought out an ensemble of music icons. Joined by stars including Alicia Keys, H.E.R., Lil John, Ludacris, will. i.am, and Jermaine Dupri, the halftime show was a star-studded affair that left the audience in awe. Join us as we take a closer look at the eyewear trends that graced Super Bowl LVIII, turning the spotlight on the shades that adorned the faces of the stars at Allegiant Stadium.
Kicking off the post-Super Bowl festivities, Usher, the electrifying halftime performer, left an indelible mark with his stellar performance and entourage. While we missed an onstage shades spectacle, Usher didn't disappoint offstage. Spotted afterwards, he effortlessly exuded style in the Dolce&Gabbana DG4453 501/87, adding a touch of glamour to the post-event celebration.
Usher wears Dolce&Gabbana DG4453 501/87
As he entered the Allegiant Stadium before the pivotal game, Travis Kelce, the esteemed tight end of the Kansas City Chiefs, showcased his signature style. Adorned in a bespoke Amiri ensemble and accompanied by one of his favoured pairs of sunglasses, the Saint Laurent Sun SL 607 001, Kelce seamlessly fused fashion and sport, setting the tone for a standout performance on and off the field during the big game.
Travis Kelce wears Saint Laurent Sun SL 607 001
Renowned for his collaboration with Oakley, Patrick Mahomes, the star quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs, made a striking entrance at the Allegiant Stadium decked in none other than his signature Oakley gear. While we believe that the exact style donned by Mahomes may be a new style from his Oakley collection, you can shop similar to Mahomes frames with the Oakley Radar EV Path OO9208 52 Prizm.
Shop similar to Patrick Mahomes with Oakley Radar EV Path OO9208 52 Prizm
As the Super Bowl unfolded, the Chiefs strategically activated running back Jerick McKinnon from injured reserve, adding an extra layer of anticipation to the big game. Before the highly anticipated matchup, eagle-eyed observers caught a glimpse of McKinnon, confidently donned in the Oakley Radar EV Path OO9211 17, seamlessly blending style and performance as he geared up for the gridiron spectacle.
Jerick McKinnon wears Oakley Radar EV Path OO9211 17
As Christian McCaffrey made his entrance into Allegiant Stadium, all eyes were on the 49ers running back, who showcased an exquisite sense of style. Adorned with what appears to be a limited edition pair of Persol sunglasses, and not just any pair—rumoured to be none other than Bruce Lee's Persol Ratti sunglasses, a gift from Steve McQueen, no less! The exclusivity doesn't end there; sources reveal McCaffrey's investment in these frames ranged between a staggering 8K to 12K! Fear not if you're aspiring to emulate McCaffrey's look; we offer a diverse selection of Persol sunglasses, allowing you to capture that same iconic style.
Christian McCaffrey wears Bruce Lee's Persol Ratti sunglasses
Adding to the brilliance of Usher's iconic Super Bowl halftime performance, rapper Lil Jon graced the stage as one of the guest performers. Dressed in a sleek all-black ensemble, Lil Jon commanded attention with his distinctive style, accentuated by the sleek Saint Laurent SL 572 001 sunglasses.
Lil Jon wears Saint Laurent SL 572 001 sunglasses
Adding to the ensemble of Usher's halftime performance was the talented Gabriella Sarmiento Wilson, recognized by her stage name, H.E.R. Sporting a pair of sleek thin metal sunglasses, while the exact brand eluded our detection, the resemblance to the Valentino V-SEI VLS 111A was uncanny, capturing the essence of her stylish presence on stage.
Shop similar to H.E.R. with Valentino V-SEI VLS 111A sunglasses
Mr. Carter was another one of the famous faces we spotted at the Allegiant Stadium. He was accompanied by his two daughters, and sported.
In the star-studded stands, Canadian model Winnie Harlow stood out among the famous faces, sharing the spotlight with the Kardashian/Jenner crew and the Bieber's. Effortlessly exuding style, Harlow graced the scene in the chic Bottega Veneta BV1065S 006 sunglasses, adding a touch of glamour to the high-profile event.
Winnie Harlow wears Bottega Veneta BV1065S 006
Seated in the stands, Jared Leto effortlessly embraced casual chic with a laid-back black jacket, perfectly complemented by the timeless appeal of the Ray-Ban Wayfarer 2140 901 sunglasses in classic black. Leto's ensemble exuded an easygoing yet stylish flair, making a subtle statement amid the event's fashionable crowd.
Jared Leto wears Ray-Ban Wayfarer 2140 901
Jason Bell, the former NFL player turned sports analyst, brought both style and expertise to his reporting on the Super Bowl. Sporting a pair of Kirk & Kirk William glasses in the sophisticated 'smoke' colour, Bell seamlessly blended his football insights with a touch of sartorial flair. While this style is not available on our website, you can shop this frame at kirkandkirk.com.
Jason Bell wears Kirk & Kirk William glasses
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