A heritage brand born in the heart of West Hollywood, on Sunset Boulevard, Oliver Peoples was founded in 1987 with the opening of its first boutique. The unique culture of Los Angeles – elements of fashion, film, art, music – continues to inspire the product and vibe of the brand. From the beginning, Oliver Peoples had a passion for superior product, a distinctive culture rooted in California, and an obsession with service.
Launched in 2007, the Barton Perreira collection of eyewear immediately made a tremendous impact on the fashion industry. Created by visionaries Bill Barton and Patty Perreira, this brand of luxury eyewear are handmade and use the ﬁnest materials in Japan. Barton Perreira is handmade by skilled artisans and produced in limited quantities making each piece as exclusive and unique as the wearer.
Utilizing modern materials and shapes, DITA's designs distinguish themselves with quality, look and fit. DITA was envisioned as an alternative to label branded eyewear. DITA's logo details are intentionally subtle so that the frame itself defines the look rather than the logo. This allows the design of the frame to complement features of the wearer and contribute to their overall style.
Over the last two decades, Jerome Jacques Marie Mage has been quietly shaping the direction of luxury product design. Moving to Los Angeles at the age of 20, the French-born designer opened his studio in 2001, and presently works with a varied and loyal clientele. Known for his keen eye and sartorial flair, Mage’s latest venture, Jacques Marie Mage (J.M.M.), is a small-batch, limited-edition eyewear collection that reflects the designer’s matured vision and refined aesthetic vocabulary, one that boldly reconfigures influences ranging from Art Deco to American Folk to La Belle Époque.
Founded in Berlin in 2003, the first MYKITA premises were settled in a former children’s day care, called Kita in German. This inspired not only the name My Kita, but also our culture of curiosity and play. We started with a clear aesthetic vision and a readiness to do things ourselves. Creating an open-minded work environment and a sense of integrity toward everything in and around the product came intuitively.
TOM FORD is the first true luxury brand of the 21st century and places a priority on delivering the highest quality product and the greatest standard of service. In April 2005, Tom Ford announced the creation of the Tom Ford brand. In that same year, Ford announced his partnership with Marcolin Group to produce and distribute optical frames and sunglasses. The eyewear collection has been hugely successful and ranks in the top 3 brands at specialty stores worldwide.