How much does a subscription cost?

You only pay for the sunglasses that get shipped ($12 for non-polarized, and $15 for polarized). If you have a monthly subscription for example, you will get charged once a month unless you cancel or speed up deliveries.

Am I locked into my subscription?

No, you can cancel or speed up your subscription at any time – no hassle, no regrets.

How much is shipping?

Free. Boom. Next question.

Do you ship outside of the US?

Unfortunately, no.  Currently Shades Republic only ships within the United States.

Are Shades Republic sunglasses "up to code"?

Yes, all of Shades Republic’s sunglasses meet the FDA UVA/UVB protection requirements.

How the heck does this work?

Find a pair of sunglasses you like, decide how often you need sunglasses, and then buy your first pair. After you’ve gone through the first order, you’ll have a Shades Republic account set up to automatically send you sunglasses on a regular basis.

What are the subscription options?

Monthly, Every 2 Months, Every 3 Months, or Every 6 Months.

Do I have to get the same pair each time?

No, you can mix and match all you want.

Can I have the same pair sent each time?


Is there a membership fee?


What happens after I subscribe?

First, there is a joyful sensation followed by pride in making a great decision. Then, you will receive a confirmation email that you are now one of the smartest people in the room (regardless of the room).