About Bucci

Headquartered in beautiful Santa Cruz, California, banked by the redwoods and the Monterey Bay, nestled between San Francisco and Pebble Beach, is Bucci, Inc.

Robert Bucci founded Bucci, Inc. in 1980 and began his quest to build a better sunglass. Knowing that performance must be matched with style, function, and a value-based price, Mr. Bucci created his personal line of sport, interchangeable lenses, fashion, glacier and fishing styles. Every pair is hand built in Santa Cruz, California with the finest materials available.

Bucci offers the most customizable sunglasses on the planet. You can choose your frame style, frame color, and lens option instead of settling for pre-made combinations. With hundreds of sunglass options, Bucci meets your needs for style, performance, and price.

Our history

1979 –
Robert Bucci in the spring of 1979, launches his business as a sole proprietorship developing his line of eye-wear while developing channels of distribution.
1980 –
Bucci Inc. is founded in Santa Cruz California by Robert Bucci. The first model the “Cateye” roles off the production floor made of a deep rich gradient brown nylon and expensive multi-layer coated Amber glass lenses.
1986 –
Robert Bucci moves to France for three months to oversee the production at his sister factory’s.
1990 –
Bucci moves to Fashion Frames with highly functional lenses unique to the industry.
2000 –
Bucci expands it product line to Optical Shops, Specialty Stores, and Sporting Good Stores incorporating new designs and new materials.
2010 –
David Bucci joins the Bucci Team full time bringing a new outlook on the industry and design.
2014 –
Bucci launches the Bucci RX Sunwear Program.

Meet The Bucci’s

  • David Bucci
    The Son born and raised in Santa Cruz CA, David grew up surrounded by sunglasses.
  • Robert Bucci
    The founder of Bucci Sunglasses, Committed to the sunglass industry and its customers.

Why Buy Bucci?

Privately Family Owned Business


Amazing Customer Service


Quality & Attention To Detail


Mailing Address

5610 Scotts Valley Dr. Ste B #171 Scotts Valley, CA 95066

Call Us

Local 831-336-1900
Toll Free 800-999-2822
Fax 831-336-1800