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.
For our frames, we source cured acetate and high quality metals from leading suppliers in Japan, Italy, and China.
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.
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.
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.
AT THE MOVIES: JOHN SINGLETON
The stylish LA-born filmmaker brought the experience of growing up Black in America to the world.
Our homage to the original G.O.A.T. (and his vehicle of choice)
GRAILS: BROOKS + BROOKS X
Inspired by the iconic, square frames that have graced the faces of hardworking men everywhere—from Vietnam era GIs to Hollywood OGs.
HOW I SEE IT: GAI GHERARDI
Legendary co-founder of l.a.Eyeworks gives us her take.