It's easy to dismiss sunglasses as an afterthought to an outfit, but we beg to differ. A pair of stylish shades can make or break a look, and these vintage photos of movie stars and celebrities are the perfect proof.

From Gregory Peck in classic aviators to Elizabeth Taylor in a pair of round, bug-eyed shades, sunglasses are a vital wardrobe asset. Click through the gallery to see who else made our list of stars who have looked sartorially fabulous in shades over the years.

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