Aquascutum is Latin for "water shield" which stemmed from their patented design which was the first water-resistant fabric. The brand is notably famed for their trench coats and unique club-check lining. They proudly British brand has been around since 1851 when they moved onto Regent Street in London. They have made a huge mark in Britsh History, from supplying the troops during World War I and II to receiving a royal warrant from King Edward VII, they have dressed some of the highest standing members in our country from Royalty, Parliament & even celebrities such as Michael Caine, showing their impressive influence on this fashion world. They have even collaborated with arguably the most successful streetwear brand Supreme back in 2016 which was received with a great reception.
Aquascutum prides themselves on their technical innovation combined with fine craftsmanship which remains their ethos to this day. Their advances in technology are always moving forward with new innovations and styles. Aquascutum Shirts and Jackets quite often adorn the famous Aquascutum print.