Tortoise Shell Sunglasses [December 2019]

What are tortoise shell sunglasses?

They are often referred to as horn rimmed sunglasses. They are made with mottled colors that mimic the look of a tortoise shell.

What color is tortoise shell?

It is kind of a mix to almost look reddish and blackish, but is actually orange and yellow, and chocolate brown, grayish. It’s a mix of many colors to create the full effect.

Why is it called tortoise shell?

Because the colors that make up the tortoise shell color is a mix of colors that are found on turtle shells. Mainly a breed called the hawksbill sea turtle.