Bamaboo Sunglasses

Light weight, stylish and good for the planet. Find your perfect pair of bamboo sunglasses today



Bamboo is fast becoming the defacto choice for sustainable wood and is being used in a variety of products across the globe and sunglasses are no exception and there is now a massive range of bamboo sunglasses available on the internet.

At Travelbetter we think bamboo is the perfect choice for sunglasses as it is strong, lightweight and provides a great fun look. In fact we like them so much Travelbetter Dad has ordered himself pair. Keep an eye out on our Instagram account to find out how they look and read on to find out which ones he went for.

To help you find your pefect pair of bamboo sunglasses we've put together this article showcasing our favourites, buying tips and even a video of bamboo sunglasses being made.

Plus, with the magic of instagram where wee can we have included pictures of people wearing the glasses to help you judge the look.

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Comparison Table of our favourite bamboo sunglasses



The following table provides a quick comparison overview of the best bamboo sunglasses. Keep reading for more details on each pair or click through to check price and availability.

What to consider when buying bamboo sunglasses



The obvious first thing to consider when buying bamboo sunglasses, or any sunglasses, is the colour and shape of the glasses and more importantly is it a match for your face shape. To help you decide take a look at this handy video explaining what you need to look at.

Next to consider is the bamboo content of the sunglasses. Are you happy with just bamboo arms or do you want the full bamboo including the lens frame.

Quality of lenses is the next item to consider when buying bamboo sunglasses. It is no good buying them to save the planet if they are going to offer no protection for your eyes. After all, you want to look at the world your working hard to save. Be sure to check that they offer UVA protection as a minimum.

What you should pay for a pair of Bamboo Sunglasses



Prices vary by style and retailers but generally a good pair of bamboo sunglasses can be purchased for £30.

As always to Travel Cheaper we recommend you check a variety of retailers for the best price and where we can we have provided links to multiple retailers to help you with this.

Every pair of Bamboo Sunglasses is unique



Due to the natural material giving a unique cut of wood and the creation process every pair of Bamboo Sunglasses will be unique.

Detailed reviews of our favourite bamboo sunglasses

Gowood Bamboo Sunglasses



These bamboo sunglasses have a classic 'ray-ban' style look and are a hybrid mixture of bamboo arms with metal and plastic frames.

How they look



Product Details

Feature Detail
ArmsBamboo
FramePlastic and metal
Lens protection RatingUV400 Polarized
StyleClassic
Number of variations3
Next day deliveryYes



VOBOOM Carbonized Bamboo Sunglasses



100% real bamboo sunglasses with a 90 day replacement garuntee should they crack.

How they look



Product Details

Feature Detail
ArmsBamboo
FrameBamboo
Lens Protection RatingUV400
StyleClassic
Number of variations6
Next day deliveryYes





Vintage Unisex Bamboo Sunglasses



These vintage unisex Bamboo Sunglasses are so light they will float in the hotel swimming pool but hopefully you won't need to take them off to try.

How they look

Sorry but we couldn't find any images for this brand. Mainly as we can't actually see what the brand is.

Product Details

Feature Detail
ArmsBamboo
FrameBamboo
Lens Protection RatingUV400
StyleVintage Retro
Number of variations5
Next day deliveryNo



Sukutu Handmade Bamboo Sunglasses



These handmade bamboo sunglasses have a John Lennon retro look with rounded bamboo frames around polarized lenses.

How they look

Sorry but we couldn't find any images for this brand.

Product Details

Feature Detail
ArmsBamboo
FrameBamboo
Lens Protection RatingUV400
StyleRetro John Lennon
Number of variations3
Next day deliveryNo





LY4U Polarized Bamboo Sunglasses



These bamboo sunglasses look so cool that Travelbetter Dad has ordered a pair and can't wait for sunny days to try them out. A darker wood than a lot of others available giving them a more unique look while being light enough to float in water.

How they look

Yep, this time it is a picture of Travelbetter Dad wearing his new bamboo shades from LY4U.

Product Details

Feature Detail
ArmsBamboo
FrameBamboo
Lens Protection RatingUV400
StyleRetro John Lennon
Number of variations3
Next day deliveryYes



Suertree Retro Oversized Bamboo Sunglasses



These oversized bamboo sunglasses over excellent eye coverage and come in the largest range availble so everyone can find their perfect colour.

How they look

Product Details

Feature Detail
ArmsBamboo
FramePlastic
Lens Protection RatingUV400
StyleOversized
Number of variations8
Next day deliveryYes





Watch Bamboo Sunglasses Being Made



If, like us, you are curious how bamboo sunglasses are made then take a look at this fascinating YouTube video from Cheng Christine.

More Sustainable Travel Related Gear



The world of more sustainable and eco friendly travel products is growing by the day. Here is a quick summary of just some of the items on offer to help you Travel Better.

Bamboo Travel Mug
Bamboo Cutlery Set
Bamboo Toothbrushes and Case
Chinchilla compostable dental floww

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