Aigner watches are designer watches from the fashion house, Etienne Aigner. The fashion house was named after its chief designer, Etienne Aigner. Etienne Aigner specializes in designer men?s and women?s wear, watches, handbags, jewelry, footwear, other fashion accessories. He opened his first showroom in Manhattan, USA, in 1959.
Etienne Aigner watches are available at all Etienne Aigner outlets and at select clock and watch specialists. The house designs watches for both men and women. Aigner watches are available in gold, silver tones, with leather or metallic belts, with colors and design that ensure a sensuous appeal along with a good degree of functionality. The Aigner watches generally have a horseshoe-shaped dial, going with the horseshoe logo of the company.
Aigner was born in 1904, in Hungary. By the 1930s, he had developed a passion for leather items. He designed and developed the handbag collections for several Paris designers. In 1950, he presented his first collection in New York, under his own name. He founded the Etienne Aigner company in Munich in 1965. By 1973, the Etienne Aigner brand was an international name, and launched its first franchises. The designer soon came up with fashion accessories such as silk scarves and ties, and scents. In 1979, Etienne Aigner became a public limited company. He soon introduced the Treasure line with watches and costume jewelry. The designer passed away in 2000. Today, the brand is available in 40 countries through 134 franchise shops and 300 outlets. The product lines include men's and women's wear, watches, jewelry, and eyewear.