Tom Ford is a leading fashion designer best known for his designs in luxury clothing, accessories, fragrance and cosmetics. The Tom Ford brand, announced in 2005 after Ford's 10 successful years as a creative director at the Gucci Group, was established initially to produce and distribute optical frames and sunglasses under the Tom Ford brand name. Excellence is the watchword for Tom Ford. Boasting sensuous curves and delicate detail, Tom Ford eyewear is cherished by the rich and famous alike. Tom Ford's collection draws inspiration from decades past with clean, elegant lines and oversized yet weightless frames that are sexy and chic for women and plenty cool for men.