“The sleek, stylish purveyor of wallet-friendly optics, Warby Parker, is proud to announce its first permanent location on the West Coast. In an ongoing collaboration with The Standard Hotel, Warby Parker will open up shop in the lobby of the Chain’s Hollywood location. Now customers can take in the full Warby Parker experience (and collection) without flying to NYC.” – GQ
“When online eyewear purveyor Warby Parker launched its website in February 2010, the goal was simple: to leverage the power of the Web to offer designer-quality eyewear at less than $100 directly to the masses. Three years later, Warby Parker has sold an estimated half a million pairs of prescription glasses, attracted an all-star roster of style-savvy investors (J.Crew Chief Executive Millard “Mickey” Drexler and Kate Spade co-founder Andy Spade among them) and earned industry recognition. April and May saw the company open a 2,000 square-foot flagship store on Greene Street in New York City and a Boston store on Newbury Street. And, if all goes according to plan, Warby Parker’s first West Coast flagship, a permanent space at the Standard Hotel Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard, will open its doors on Aug. 17…” – Los Angeles Times
We included Warby Parker on the projects page because it was a high profile project and shows our commitment to working with cutting edge designers and artist no matter how big or small the job. It was a pleasure to work with Warby Parker management and to turn over a project on time and within budget.