Kanye West was not the original wearer of the ‘shutter shades’ . In the old days these type of glasses were called Venetian Blind ShadesCheck out this picture from 1950

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Shutter Shades Circa 1980

The current name Shutter Shades was coined in 2007 by Todd Wilkerson, president of Shutter Shades Inc.


  1. Great set of sunglasses for anything from looking excellent to playing seaside volleyball to
    fishing. These are my go to Glasses, love these these things Terrific Fit,
    dynamic Optics and also fashionable appearance. They lack any rubber on the nose and also holy place items, similar to the Oakley Fives I have.

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