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Want some tips on how to treat your sunglasses? Don't ask Karen Walker. The queen of quirky-cool sunnies recently spoke to Lucky about how she cares for her own shades, and she confesses to, well, not. "I’m a little naughty and leave mine lying around out of their cases in drawers, cars, handbags, and on desks," she said. The good news? Those $400 frames turn out to be pretty tough. "They seem to stand up to an awful lot of wear-and-tear." [Lucky]