Tom Ford is among the most highly respected and successful designers today. The winner of numerous design awards, his rise infashion began in 1994. After different collaboration with legendary fashion houses, in April 2005, he announced the creation of the Tom Ford brand. In that same year Tom Ford signed his partnership with MarcolinGroup to produce and distribute optical frames and sunglasses. In April 2007, his first directly operated retail store opened in New York at 845 Madison Avenue to coincide with the debut of the signature Tom Ford Menswear and Accessory Collection. In February 2011, the Tom Ford Womenswear Collection was introduced to clients worldwide. The brand’s core values are reflected in the eyewear collection: Made in Italy, with a painstaking attention to detail and high qualityproducts. The sunglasses and glasses merge togetherboth vintage and contemporary influences. All the styles are rendered instantly recognizable by the elegant metal “T” detail, the undisputed icon of the brand.