The Ray-Ban Wayfarer Classic Sunglasses W/ Green Lenses are the most recognizable style in the history of sunglasses. Since its initial design in 1952, Wayfarer Classics gained popularity among celebrities, musicians, artists and those with an impeccable fashion sense. As an iconic style of sunglasses, Original Wayfarer Classics always make a statement. Its Classic G-15 Polarized lenses have been around since 1937, originally developed for military use, offering a high level of clarity, comfort, and protection. By absorbing 85% of visible light and blocking out most of the blue light, green lenses provide remarkable color contrast.