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Choosing the perfect pair of sunglasses is not only important for protecting your eyes, but also kind of addicting, right? (Admit it, you own at least a few pairs of sunglasses, we certainly do!) Well, in the early ’00s there was one PARTICULAR pair everyone and their mom lusted after…even celebrities.

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That’s right, Chloé’s iconic tinted aviator-style sunglasses with the rhinestone detailing (hearts, double diamonds, stars) were basically THE DREAM back then.

Thanks to a ~little~ film revamp called Charlie’s Angels, these ocular beauties launched into the MUST-HAVE stratosphere pretty much over night.

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They were just SO PRETTY and COOOOOL.

Major celebs wore them on the red carpet…

Jessica Simpson lovin' the purple tint.
Jessica Simpson lovin' the purple tint.
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…as well as off the red carpet.

Basically, they were EVERY…

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And while many of us couldn’t afford the actual ones (they were hundreds of dollars a pop!), there were plenty of decent copycats out there to keep us satisfied.

But, that didn’t stop us from DREAMING about the real thing, cause damn if they didn’t look 🔥🔥🔥.

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