Optica La Mar (Santa Eulalia Del Rio) Photos

On an island that averages up to 13 hours of sunshine per day and is a holiday hotspot for both the jet set crowd and international fashion pack, the right pair of sunglasses is one of the most crucial parts of your Ibiza wardrobe. In fact, with a day on the White Isle easily taking you from boat to beach, bar to restaurant or pool party to sunset spot over the course of 24 hours, it’s not the worst idea in the world to stock up on several models.

From colourful mirrored styles to a classic sports aesthetic or this year’s fashion blogger favourite, we visited sunglasses expert Georg Seidel at his Santa Eulalia boutique Optica La Mar to find out which shades make the biggest statement this summer. Stocking high fashion designer brands including Chanel, Marc Jacobs, Gucci, Tom Ford, Dior and Prada, as well as up-and-coming labels like Barcelona-based Emian Böhe and cool-kids-favourite Ray-Ban, it is the place to go to find both the latest in eyewear and Georg’s expert, personalised advice. Here, we round up the sunnies to be seen in this season…