Etienne Aigner AG is a luxury accessories house based in Munich, Germany. Founded by Etienne Aigner in 1949, the brand is known around the world for its quality and craftsmanship in bags, wallets and accessories, and for its signature dark red leather that echoes the color of fine chianti.
The brand's logo—a letter "A" stylized as a horseshoe—reflects the ongoing influence of equestrian themes in the collection.
Designer Etienne Aigner passed away in 2000, at the age of 95. The company continues its international offering of bags and small leather goods, and opened a flagship store in Munich in 2002. Today, the company's products, are available in 49 countries globally and more than 438 retail stores.
The company's first fragrances, both for men, were introduced in 1975. Many Etienne Aigner fragrances feature of the past featured a leather note or a leather/suede theme in the name and packaging. The company is taking a more modern direction with its newest fragrance, 2011's Revolutionary. Fragrances today are offered in conjunction with Spanish perfume company Puig.