Oliver Peoples designs were originally inspired by an estate collection of vintage American eyewear purchased by the brand founders in the late 80s. At a time when bright geometric and futuristic eyewear styles dominated Oliver Peoples introduced classic, timeless styles in natural hues with subtle detailing. The result was a sophistical aesthetic changed the direction of eyewear globally. The original heritage aesthetic remains at the heart of the Oliver Peoples brand today.
Oliver Peoples hand-craft their frames with precise attention to detail, sculpting and perfecting all materials to achieve a carefully refined final product. The technically intricate process involves both state of the art machinery and hand craftsmanship, including individual insertion of genuine Oliver Peoples pins. From timeless pieces to trendsetting styles, every style in the brand’s collection is designed in their West Hollywood studio, inspired by films, travel and history.