Anglo American Collection
Anglo American eyewear is a long established English eyewear company. Anglo American was set up just after the second world war and the company has been hand-making eyewear for the last 50 years. They produce frames of a superior quality and style. Famous for their tortoiseshell, classic styles Anglo American frames have been worn by many celebrities over the years such as Michael Caine. Anglo American created the unique frames worn by Elton John in the 1970’s and 1980’s. They were bespoke frames made personally for Elton John when he was at the height of his career. Probably the most iconic current wearer of Anglo American eyewear is Jonny Depp, who regularly wears a classic tortoiseshell Anglo American frame, whether he be in character on the screen or ‘off duty’.
The Big Optician is the only stockist of Anglo American eyewear in the North of England. We carry a wide selection of the collection which appeals to men looking for a distinguished, very unique look from their spectacles.