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15 High Quality American Made Eyewear Brands

By Matt Mullins   Last updated: July 8, 2021

If you’re searching for what glasses & sunglasses are made in the USA then you’ve found the right place. Here, I’ve compiled an unbiased alphabetical directory to all of the American made eyewear brands I could find. If I’ve missed anything, please let me know.

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American Optical (AO)

Location: Vernon Hills, IL  USA

What they make: The original aviator sunglasses and more.

Arc Iris Sunglasses

Location: Handcrafted in Idaho, USA

What they make: Premium wood sunglasses.

Chums

Location: Salt Lake City, UT USA

What they make: Retainer straps for eyewear.

Croakies

Location: Bozeman, MT USA

What they make: Retainer straps for eyewear.

Dom Vetro

Location: Los Angeles, CA USA

What they make: Premium glasses and sunglasses.

EK USA

Location: Logan, UT USA

What they make: Anti-fog Cat Crap and retainer straps for eyewear. They also make belts and lanyards.

Gatorz

Location: USA

What they make: Sunglasses for extreme sports and tactical use.

Liquid Eyewear

Location: Yuma, AZ USA

What they make: Sunglasses for extreme sports and tactical use.

Lowercase

Location: New York City, NY USA

What they make: Premium optical glasses and sunglasses.

Oakley

Location: International, only select models like the Holbrook are made in the USA

What they make: Sunglasses 

Randolph

Location: Randolph, MA USA

What they make: Sunglasses, most known for their aviators.

Shwood

Location: Portland, OR USA

What they make: Wood and acetate sunglasses.

Sires

Location: Los Angeles, CA USA

What they make: Custom wood and metal optical glasses and sunglasses.

Smith

Location: Ketchum, ID headquarters… select models are made in a factory in Clearfield, UT US. Many models are imported.

What they make: Only their goggles and Elite line of eyewear are made in the USA.

State Optical Co.

Location: Chicago, IL USA

What they make: Premium optical glasses and sunwear.

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