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Sneakers are more than just a trend for the fashion-minded gent. Not only do they add a touch of casual elegance to an outfit, but they are versatile, practical and damn-right comfortable. However, it’s also safe to say that in the face of a sneaker disaster (think spilt beverages, party food, etc.) many will crumble in the face of adversity result…
Building a stylish, versatile wardrobe for everyday wear can be an arduous task at the best of times, even for the most fashion-savvy individuals. It involves time, patience, effort (and money), with a knack of knowing what works and what doesn’t, and when to ditch certain items that are long past their expiry date.Fear not, as you are not alone in…
Stay ahead of the masses this season with an expert’s guide to the key menswear trends in 2018. More importantly, we’ll give you an insight as to how to wear the hottest trends this season for an effortless, versatile approach to your styling game.01 - CHECKS What is it?Whoever said that checks were only worn in winter clearly needs to be better ed…
As winter is fast approaching (meaning our inevitable hibernation) it has never been a better time to invest in staple clothing items that will see you through the year with little to no fuss. Styling wise, it’s all about transeasonal layering this year; think staple outerwear jackets, overshirts and tailored pants.But if there is room to be made f…
As those winter blues are set to creep in, be ready for whatever the season has to throw at you with our latest menswear and footwear collection; AW18. Featuring an elegant capsule of staples pieces, timeless designs and versatile styling options, the AW18 collection is our best yet.But the team (or masterminds) who are creating this exciting, slee…
For decades, Formula One drivers have reigned as stylish, charming, thrill seekers testing the boundary of what is humanely possible with a single, modified automobile.It’s this ‘risk’ that has attracted moto enthusiasts and sport fans alike to follow this gruelling sport. But it’s also the personality and style of the said drivers that has made th…

The Chelsea Boot Edit

13 March 2018

Originally known as a ‘Paddock Boot’, the durable Chelsea Boot was mainly used for hunting and horse-riding purposes (a favourite style of Queen Elizabeth II, the Chelsea Boot was in fact created for the Queen).As its popularity grew thanks to the rock and rollers and British style icons alike, the Chelsea Boot developed its name after the fashiona…

Five Getaways from Melbourne

28 February 2018

Melbourne might be hailed the world’s most liveable city, but it’s sometimes nice to escape the bright lights and hustle and bustle of the big smoke for a relaxing and rejuvenating getaway.Here at Aquila, we are all for kicking back and hitting the coast with family or friends (we wouldn’t mind one right about now!). Thus, we’ve curated a unique l…
As February 14 rolls around at an alarming rate, don’t get caught out sitting on your hands this coming Valentine’s Day; flowers just don’t cut it in this day and age, fellas.Here at Aquila, we’re set on lending a helping hand to those in need. So, we've curated a unique list of things to do for the perfect date (and the perfect brownie-point winne…
The famous Bomber jacket, originally worn by American cockpit pilots in the First World War, and later sported by style icons such as Marlon Brando, Steve McQueen and Tom Cruise, has been a style staple since the mid-20th century. Although evolving over the years, the bomber jacket’s core characteristics have remained untouched: its functionality, …