The way we see it, sunglasses go far beyond the face. Their likenesses make a light-hearted addition to textiles and decorative items, whether it’s one large image or an all-over pattern. Moving toward fall, sunglasses may be replaced by reading glasses as a motif, but the humor remains.
Totally turquoise: Outdoor polyester pillow will make a splash on porch or patio. Spotted at Stein Mart, Amherst, for $14.99.
Cool at the pool: Tommy Hilfiger’s sunglasses beach towel boasts a bold stripe and oversized shades. Regularly priced $42 at www.amazon.com, www.macys.com.
In the present: The sunglasses gift bag measures about 5 inches wide, 4 inches high. Priced $3.50 at select Pier 1 stores, www.pier1.com.
Sunny disposition: Bright orange top with shades-sporting sun applique is fun for girls sizes 4 to 6X. From Jumping Beans collection at select Kohl’s, www.kohls.com, originally $16.
Send them away: Just in time for dorm room planning comes the glasses-print Room Essentials extra-long twin comforter. From Target, $19.99. See www.target.com for availability and also queen-size comforter ordering.
Reading in bed: Extra-long sheets, $19.99, will keep them in a studying frame of mind. From HomeGoods.com.