Eitenne Aigner established himself as a purveyor of leather goods in Paris designing handbags and belts for the European fashion elite, including Christian Dior. Like many success story, Mr.Aigner came to America to stake his claim in the ever-competitive Mecca of Manhattan. In 1959 Mr. Aigner opened his first showroom and introduced the American public to the artistry he'd mastered in Europe.
Today, Etienne Aigner is a leader in the design, sourcing and distribution of quality women's handbags and small leather goods. In addition, the brand offers footwear, gloves and belts through successful licensing partnerships with leading manufactures.