Sunglasses are accessories with a higher power. Name any other accessory that “allows you to avoid eye contact and stare at strangers at the same time?” They are the minions of makeup, because they mask your eyes if you are drunk, or hide your hangover. If you are a celebrity then these trendy accessory don’t just help you from hiding in plain sight, but also help you avoid camera flashes while avoiding the paparazzi. They also add to your personality, and also amplify it—Kim K, Bob Dylan, and Bono, or the iconic John Lennon… hint, hint.
And, believe it or not, but your choice of sunglasses (lens colour and frame) is a window to your personality. How? They give you more street cred! So, be assured that your favourite pair does stand for who you are!
Below are a list of eight personalities and different type of sunglasses that would match with them. Find out what your sunglasses say about you!
Different personality types and Sunglasses
1. The Artist
Individuals that are artists by personality are quiet, serious, sensitive and kind. Most of them stay away from conflict and are not likely to do things which may lead to a skirmish. They are loyal and faithful. Extremely well-developed senses, and aesthetic appreciation for beauty. Leading or controlling others is not in their nature. Flexible and open-minded. Likely to be original and creative. They like to enjoy the present moment.
Why is this personality paired with Jobs, you ask? Because of the fact that it takes its inspirations for the great Steve Jobs, who in our eyes was an artist-- minimalistic, mysterious and on point. He was also known to have a strong sense of aesthetic appreciation for beauty.
2. The Idealist
Quiet, and reflective, idealists are keen on serving humanity. They have a well-developed value system, which they strive to live in accordance with. Adaptable and laid-back unless a strongly-held value is threatened. Most of them are talented writers. Mentally quick, and able to see possibilities. Interested in understanding and helping people.
Tough and built like a tank, it also has an adaptable and laid-back attitude, this is why Duke made the cut.
3. The Thinker
They are logical, original, creative thinkers. Can become excited about theories and ideas. Exceptionally capable and driven to turn theories into clear understandings. Highly value knowledge, competence and logic. Thinkers are quiet and reserved, and hard to get to know well. Individualistic, having no interest in leading or following others.
We all have a bold streak in us. Stout brings it out. This is why we picked it for the thinkers out there!
4. The Doer
Friendly, adaptable, action-oriented, Doers are focused on immediate results. Living in the here-and-now, they're risk-takers who live fast-paced lifestyles. They get impatient with long explanations. Extremely loyal to their peers. They are equipped with great people skills.
Frank’s bold and cheeky style statement makes it’s a perfect fit for ‘the doers.’ We totally picture action-oriented personalities with this one!
5. The Performer
If you consider yourself a performer then you should know that you are people-oriented and fun-loving, and make things more fun for others by your enjoyment. Living for the moment, love new experiences. You dislike theory and impersonal analysis. But are more interested in serving others. Likely to be the centre of attention in social situations. Well-developed common sense and practical ability.
Ace made perfect sense for this personality because these frames are inspired by Ace McFly, the grand master pilot from Centurions. If we remember the character in good light, he was the one ‘performing death-defying stunts’.
6. The Inspirer
Enthusiastic, idealistic, and creative. Able to do almost anything that interests them. Great people skills. Need to live life in accordance with their inner values. Excited by new ideas, but bored with details. Open-minded and flexible, with a broad range of interests and abilities. If you have all of these, you are an inspirer, you are welcome.
Quad was created for people with a range of interests, so we had to match these frames with this personality.
7. The Visionary
Visionaries are creative, resourceful, and intellectually quick. They are good at a broad range of things. Enjoy debating issues. They get very excited about new ideas and projects but may neglect the more routine aspects of life. Generally outspoken and assertive. They enjoy people and are stimulating company. Excellent ability to understand concepts and apply logic to find solutions.
Harper is for funky, intellectually quick peeps, so this one fits like a glove with the visionary.
8. The Leader
Assertive and outspoken - they are driven to lead. Excellent ability to understand difficult organizational problems and create solid solutions. Intelligent and well-informed, they usually excel at public speaking. They value knowledge and competence and usually have little patience with inefficiency or disorganisation.
When you say the word Governor, people should associate with a certain level of power, an individual with a sense of persona about him, you know? And this is what we wanted people to feel when they wore these sunglasses. So, Governor fits well with the executive.
Which of the above personality are you? What does your sunglasses say about your personality? Let us know in the comments below.