Oliver Goldsmith, was founded in London in 1926 by P. Oliver Goldsmith. The brand ‘s handmade eyewear became instrumental in heralding an eyewear revolution by changing the perception of eyewear from a medical necessity to a fashion must-have.
Oliver Goldsmith (known by fans as OG) was synonymous with stars and style in the fifties and sixties, with nearly every major celebrity and style icon wearing OG eyewear, known for its selection of innovative designs. 20th Century icons such as Michael Caine, Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly all wore OG eyewear. The brand was also the first to work alongside fashion houses to create rare pieces for the catwalks, the first to appear in Vogue and Queen, and the first to be endorsed by celebrities and Royals.
Today, the legacy and traditions set forth way back then is continued through Goldsmith’s great-granddaughter Claire Goldsmith with a focus on quality, craftsmanship, and pride in one of a kind, handmade eyewear that speaks through the beauty, individuality, and personality of its designs.