The company Oliver Peoples began operations in 1986 when opticians Larry and Dennis Leight fulfill their dreams and opened theirs first store on the legendary Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, California. They are created a unique experience in their retail outlets arranged as a gallery. Larry Leight devised a design that is stylish, desirable, high-quality sunglasses for individuals with advanced style. Now in collaboration with mytheresa, Oliver Peoples has released a new set of unisex sunglasses that feature exclusive design and luxury.
The new glasses, inspired by 70’s rock-n-roll vibe, come in two versions, a gold frame with 18kt gold lenses and a pewter frame with 24kt gold lenses. The pewter and 24kt gold shades are hand molded frames with a double bridge, precious metal lenses, Oliver Peoples logo and cost $850. Larry’s unique design and philosophy have changed the course of optics and have influenced on designers around the world. He collaborated in the launch of Prada, MiuMiu, Jil Sander, Helmut Lang and Vera Wang brands glasses. He is also one of the first designer eyewear that has elected to be a member of the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America – The Council of Fashion Designers of USA). His thinking and his expertise in the field of design glasses is wanted all around the world.