The mission statement of Oliver Peoples eyewear is to be the most prestigious and cultured distinctive eyewear brand in the world and this inspiration is what drives them every day. The brand started in 1987 with the introduction of a retro-inspired eyewear collection created by designer and optician Larry Leight. All eyewear is hand-crafted of the finest quality materials, in colors exclusive to Oliver Peoples.
- In 1986 Oliver Peoples opened its’ doors on Sunset Boulevard, mostly selling real vintage frames that were purchased from an estate sale. Shortly after, their vintage frames began to be covered by all of the major fashion magazines, creating a name for the brand among Hollywood’s rich and famous.
- Oliver Peoples is a product that speaks for itself, recognized for its’ signature design.
- Handcrafted to the highest level of luxury and fashion, the Oliver Peoples brand has changed the course and influenced the design of eyewear around the world.
Frames are manufactured in limited quantity and with deliberate anti-logo labeling so that only people “in the know” will recognize them. Oliver Peoples is the eyewear choice for many Hollywood elite and fashion photographers who appreciate its perfect combination of style and function.