We are a New Orleans-based and culturally inspired
independent eyewear company celebrating individual style
with modern, iconic frames. The people and place of our city -
dense with history and ritual - inform each of our designs.
ORIGIN OF THE NAME
Historically, the term "krewe" (ˈkrü) is linked to Mardi Gras, a tradition that is uniquely New Orleanian. It attempts to define the diverse group that comes together to parade in celebration of the Carnival season. Our name invokes this spirit of creative collaboration.
Photo: Krewe of Rex parade, Canal Street, New Orleans, 1906