Etienne Aigner

Redressing the German imbalance

Thus far, Germany's star style exports have been Marlene Dietrich, Claudia Schiffer and Nadja Auermann. And Jil Sander, of course.

Wednesday, 26 June, 1996, 12:00am

Bags of choice this summer

Fashion houses have revealed their new lines in handbags to complement their spring-summer outfits and provide ideal accessories from wicker to patent leather.

'A handbag is easy to buy for somebody, it doesn't need any fitting and it looks exclusive,' Andrea Benamou, marketing executive for Lanvin, said.

5 May 1996 - 12:00am

Black patent adds shine to Aigner

THE shining star of Etienne Aigner's accessories for women is a line of bags in black patent leather.

The company's signature chain with the 'A' logo forms part of the strap and the 'A' is also used as ornamentation in the collection.

15 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

WE'VE all seen them. In almost any airport, they're everywhere you look. Some of us, in moments of glaring honesty, will even admit to owning one or two. They are the scourge of the jet age.

7 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Around the world in wools and suede

LAST spring, Etienne Aigner found inspiration in holiday resorts and famous places.

This season, Aigner's fashion travelogue takes women to Asia, the Amazon, India and the United States and unveils a look that is cosmopolitan and sophisticated, yet one showing little restraint.

10 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

Eye-catching designs provide stylish look

FAMOUS cities and holiday resorts define the new Etienne Aigner collections - with each design pared down to essentials breathing new character, femininity and a subtle play of colours and textures.

18 Apr 1993 - 12:00am

Firm's stamp of quality

ETIENNE Aigner leather has its origins in 1904 and remains uncompromising in its tradition of demanding quality and durability.

Only unblemished leather from free roaming cattle in France, Italy and Germany are used to create the ultra-fine quality leather designs.

18 Apr 1993 - 12:00am