About The Brand
Originally developed in 1936 for airborne pilots, the Ray-Ban Aviator was given its original title for this purpose. A year later the Aviator was offered for sale to the general public and became an international icon when General MacArthur landed on the shores of the Philippines during WWII sporting the new trend. Worn by Paul McCartney, Tom Cruise, and Val Kilmer these sunglasses have remained the most famous sunglasses in world history.
Keeping up with the latest trends while maintaining the classic standard of quality, is Ray-Banís specialty. From their debut in the 1930ís, Ray-Ban combined form with function in an unprecedented way. Laying the groundwork for the entire sunglasses industry, all have copied Ray-Ban and none have surpassed.