Designers this year have taken the eyewear look to a whole new level, sporting metallic, vintage, graphic patterns and transparent layers down this S/S season's runways. The excitement has been building in anticipation, and many have been following Facebook updates of big brands and manufacturers like Luxottica and Persol in order to be the first to know about the latest eyewear trends this season. So are you looking for something new and fresh this year? If yes, keep on reading this article to take a look at some of 2013’s top trends to keep you looking hot this spring and summer.Image credit "thebestfashionblog.com"Metallic Shine
Choosing a model from the great selection of metallic eyewear this year is a great way to add some shimmer sheen to the new season. Metallic frames are designed to be subtle, making them perfect for any occasion day or night. These sleek and modern frames will add a bit of depth to your look without the exaggeration and above all the they will give a sophisticated touch to your face shape.Colour Splash
These funky and retro inspired frames are the perfect way to add a colour punch to your style this season. With Spring seeing the return of colour, this selection of bright neon colours are perfect to add some electric shock to your wardrobe. Whether used to complete a whole look or just to add a striking splash of colour, these vibrant frames are perfect for adding some fun to your spring/summer style.Vintage inspired
This season we will be seeing the return of the vintage era with designers such as Hickey Freeman, Ray Ban and Marc Jacobs incorporating vintage classics with a chic and modern twist. If your wardrobe is heavily 60’s this year, this selection of classic but modern eye frames is perfect for adding a finishing touch, whether it be with square cat eye or tortoise shell frames.Ombre Fade
These cool and different frames are certainly the perfect way to lighten up your spring summer season. This blend trend is bound to be turning heads wherever you go and is for adding a bit of uniqueness to your style. The ombre fade effect of infusing 2 different shades of colour is a bright and funky way of adding a kick to the new season, plus they are available in a wide range of different colours. If you want to stand out from the crowd this year, these sexy and bouncy frames could be the way to go for you.