Hand finished in Los Angeles.

GLCO uses the most exclusive, highest quality materials from the best suppliers in the industry who have hundreds
of years of experience. All of our frames are designed at our studio in the Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles.

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FRAME

For our frames, we source cured acetate and high quality metals from leading suppliers in Japan, Italy, and China.

LENS

Our lenses are made of mineral glass and scratch resistant CR-39 plastic, with reflective coating and other treatments for best eye protection, clarity, and visual acuity.

PROCESS

Our manufacturing processes exemplify cutting edge technology, attention to detail, and skilled hand detailing.

STORES + LABS

Each of our retail locations provides a unique shopping experience, fully equipped with an optical lab staffed by licensed opticians who can help you select the right style, customize your frame and lenses, and fill your prescription in an hour. 

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why buy GLCO?

We're an independent eyewear brand committed to creating high quality, handmade eyewear inspired by the people, places, and stories of California.

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Stories

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GLCO x Pendleton

The Story of Pendleton

Out with the fast, and in with the slow — at least when it comes to fashion. If one brand is ripe for the spotlight, that’s Pendleton Woolen Mills.

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Fall Playlist

A new playlist to kick off our fall collection.

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Gibson

Gibson

When Jack Rohrbach, Vice President of Shuron Ltd. eyeglass company, first invented the browline in 1947 he could have never imagined that his creation would change the face of modern optics forever.

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Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison

He was forced to wear his prescription sunglasses on stage, which he found comforting to his stage fright, and his look was complete. Rarely, if ever, was he seen in public without his signature sunglasses after.

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