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10 YEARS OF VISION

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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

AT THE MOVIES: EASY RIDER

The 1969 film brought counterculture to the mainstream, and cemented a style legacy that lives on today.

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GRAILS: BLUE LIGHT LENSES

Protect your eyes with Blue light-blocking lenses.

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GRAILS: THE HARDING

Our bold-yet-elegant frame—inspired by legendary playwright and American icon Arthur Miller—is back by popular demand.

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HOW I SEE IT: GAI GHERARDI

Legendary co-founder of l.a.Eyeworks gives us her take.

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