Founded more than two decades ago by Jerome Mage, Jacques Marie Mage is a luxury artisanal eyewear brand based in Los Angeles, California.
Jacques Marie Mage is a maker of limited-edition sunglasses and optical glasses that combines state-of-the-art craftsmanship with advanced production methods. The label reflects Mage’s creative vision, drawing inspiration from across time and space. JMM boldly makes use of a array of cross-cultural symbols at the intersection of design, sport and fashion to create impeccably crafted spectacles.
Shop Jacques Marie Mage women and men eyewear: collectible sunglasses and frames that combine historical fashion with rich materials, innovative production techniques and ethical business practices.
To extrude cellulose acetate into the 10mm sheets from which the frame fronts and temples are cut.
For the extruded sheets of cellulose acetate to dry.
To create orginal color combinations through the unique process of layering several sheets of cellulose acetate together, otherwise known as lamination.
Spent tumbling the acetate frame fronts and temples in large barrels containing wood chips of various shapes and sizes. Eventually giving the rough acetate a soft and shiny finish.
In the hand-polishing process that brings a natural sheen to JMM acetate cellulose frames.
To painstakingly create a pair of JMM glasses.
Administered to ensure all fit specifications and detail finishes, virtually eliminating any chance of production flaws.
Of hands contribute to the small-batch production of each JMM spectacle.
In the complex process of producing a finished titanium frame.