Aquila is a family business established in 1958, founded on humble beginnings in a small workshop in Melbourne, Australia. It was the result of one man’s Italian passion and know-how for creating premium quality footwear that revelled in both craftsmanship and uncompromised style.
Aquila, translates in English to ‘Eagle’ and was chosen for the attributes it represents; Confidence, Precision, Strength and Style.
Catching the eye of every fashion-conscious gentleman across Australia, Aquila quickly built a reputation for quality fashion footwear and the demand saw expansion into multiple retail stores.
Since the unprecedented success across it’s footwear lines, Aquila seamlessly expanded into men’s tailored clothing and now offers complete outfitting solutions for the modern man. Quality, craftsmanship and detailing remain at the core of the offer, creating timeless pieces which last from season to season.
Today, almost 60 years on, a third generation of family members are hard at work continuing the Aquila legacy and the brand now operates over 40 retail stores nationwide and is as proud of its rich heritage as its position as the leader in men’s tailored fashion in Australia.
Aquila was built on a reputation synonymous with quality and style, with a demand that made expanding the footwear product offering into menswear and accessories both apparent and seamless. Almost 60 years on Aquila now provides complete tailored outfitting solutions for the modern design conscious, Australian man with a cohesive range that compliments the unity of every product within it.