Established in Romania in 2012, the A.I.L. brand aims at perfecting craftsmanship and innovation in design and mixing fabrics. The brand was born from the ambition to provide clients with cutting edge design philosophy and superior craftsmanship in production.
A.I.L. is the world of a storyteller in leather.
Our collections of leather bags and accessories were featured at Dubai Fashion Week, Doha Fashion Week, Almaty Fashion Week, The Bride Show – Barcelona, Micam- Mipel Milano, Bucharest Fashion Week, Cluj Fashion Week and many other prestigious fashion events around the world.
Special limited editions of AIL bags have been worn by worldwide and Romanian superstars like David Guetta, Fergie, Roisin Murphy, Tara McDonald, INNA, Loredana and Alexandra Stan.
The high-end models have also found the way into the wardrobes of businessmen and women, lawyers, doctors, politicians and fashion icons.
AIL designs have a flair of avant-garde and modern couture at their core and are created to suit the tastes & need of clients who DARE to be DIFFERENT.
Our collections move around the fashion blue print with a strong sense of self, uniqueness and power, complimented with a story – your story…
Anca Irina Lefter, the designer behind the brand, is a complete artist: a painter, a dreamer and a designer.
Her collections are as modern as they are universal, created to fit men and women with an edgy sense of fashion and to be worn with pride and style all across the world.
The AIL team are innovators in design, prototyping, quality control and advanced pattern making, keeping Anca Irina Lefter’s vision true to the core from following the design, applying the concept and achieving the highest standard in production.
Now that you know the story of AIL – be a part of it! We LOVE to work with clients who INSPIRE us.
FASHION ..THE MOST SUBTLE LOVE OF ALL !
ANCA IRINA LEFTER is a romantic visionary with an extra bit of madness among the ones in her generation.
After working in the banking and sales industry and studying “Business Management”, she came back to her first love, ART.
Member of “The Romanian Fine Arts Union”, she discovered a new passion, fashion design, studying at “The European Institute of Design” in Barcelona, Accessory Design Section.
She studied leather design and processing at ,,The European Institute of Design” in Florence and at “Santa Croce – The Leather School in Florence”, where she learned the 600 years old secrets of the Italian leather artists and where she improved her skills in sewing and picking the right type of leather.
Now, she has her own workshop, filled with talented craftsmen, who have over 25 years of experience in working with leather and who share their ideas in order to create a true unique style and a delightful finishing touch.