Giorgio Armani S.p.A., headquartered in Italy, was established in 1947 by Giorgio Armani and Sergio Galeotti to design men's clothing. In 1974 they introduced a women's wear line. In 1980, Giorgio Armani won international acclaim by designing the clothing for Richard Gere in his film, American Gigolo. Today, the company licenses its name to numerous products, including perfume, cosmetics, watches, accessories, jewelry, and eyewear.
Giorgio Armani Sunglasses are designed with an eye towards sophisticated elegance that never goes out of style. The frames are manufactured in an androgynous style in colors and forms that have made Giorgio Armani products famous the world wide. Scores of famous people have been spotted wearing Giorgio Armani Sunglasses, including Jessica Simpson, Nicole Richie, Lindsay Lohan, Britney Spears, Brad Pitt, Russell Crowe and Johnny Knoxville. Safilo is the licensed manufacturer of Giorgio Armani Sunglasses.