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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.
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: GARY OLDMAN
The Oscar winning actor is rarely seen without his signature acetate frames with slightly tinted lenses—a damn good look that may have unintentionally started the trend so prevalent now.
GRAILS: GLCO x Parks Project Hampton X
We’ve partnered up with Parks Project on our first ever eco-friendly frame with SUV lenses.
Daytrippers: Big Sur
Flooded with crisp clean air, a furious wind, and fields of oaty grasses, we tripped to the river, along the cliffs and up the ridges.
GUIDES: GUIDE TO OVERSIZED FRAMES
Oversized frames are here to stay, but we’ve learned a lot along the way. Follow along as we break down the big guns in the GLCO arsenal.