A lot of you guys might not know this, but Bonnie Clyde is a family affair, with a storyline that spans over three decades. Jon’s family immigrated from Taiwan and started their own wholesale sunglasses company in a retired Downtown Los Angeles movie theater (where we share the space with to this day). It’s rundown, it’s raw, and it’s hot, but it’s ours.
We’re finally starting to fix up the joint and turning it into our first physical storefront and event space. We’re replacing the windows, patching some leaks, and definitely installing some AC, but much of the character will be retained (you can’t buy ceilings like ours - that’s 30 years of neglect in the making). Here’s a snapshot of what it currently looks like: