Real vs. Steal – Alexander Wang Zoro Angular Acetate Sunglasses

by Vahni on February 26, 2012

Update: This post has been updated on February 26, 2012. Scroll down to see the new add.

In case you didn’t get the memo, the 2010 designer darling is Alexander Wang. And why not? Aside from his clothing lines, his bags are legendary, his shoes the definition of urban cool, and—mark my words—his Zoro Angular Acetate Sunglasses are going to be iconic. In 20 years’ time, your girls are going to be scrambling for their very own vintage pair. They are the cat eye of the noughties.

Alexander Wang Zoro Angular Acetate Sunglasses in black

Alexander Wang Zoro Angular Acetate Sunglassesls
($325, NET-A-PORTER)

Lady GaGa Loves Alexander Wang

Lady GaGa wearing gold Alexander Wang Zoro Angular Acetate Sunglasses

Designer Inspired Angular Cat Eye Sunglasses

UPDATE (02/26/2012): Found another Alexander Wang sunglass alternative for under $5.

Designer Inspired Angular Cat Eye Sunglasses in black (Alexander Wang Zoro knockoffs)

Designer Inspired Angular Cat Eye Sunglassesamazon
($4.98, Amazon)

GoJane Futuristic Cat Eye Sunglasses

UPDATE (01/04/2011): Here’s a spot-on knockoff coming from GoJane. Available in black with silver or gold edges or in a red or tortoise frame.

<GoJane Futuristic Cat Eye Sunglasses in black & silver (Alexander Wang Zoro knockoff)

GoJane Futuristic Cat Eye Sunglasses
($4.80, GoJane)

ASOS Pointy Cat Sunglasses

UPDATE (01/04/2011): ASOS has also a stunningly similar Wang Zoro look-a-like. Available in black or brown tortoise.

ASOS Pointy Cat Sunglasses in black (Alexander Wang Zoro knockoff)

ASOS Pointy Cat Sunglassesls
($20.69, ASOS)

Sunglass Warehouse Style #31202 Cat Eye Sunglasses

If you’re digging the Wang frame, but don’t have the cash (or the courage) to sport them, the #31202 Cat Eye Sunglasses by Sunglass Warehouse are a fantastic alternative. They have the same, delicious hard angles, just slightly less extreme. And for less than $12? That’s a pair you don’t have to be Beautiful Dirty Rich to rock. Available in red tortoise, brown striped & zebra print.

Sunglass Warehouse Style #31202 Cat Eye Sunglasses in red tortoise (Alexander Wang Zoro knockoffs)

Sunglass Warehouse Style #31202 Cat Eye Sunglasses
($11.86, Sunglass Warehouse)

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