Karen Millen, a British retailer specializing in coats and evening wear, is now well-known across the UK and is particularly enthusiastic about the perfect, tailored clothing for strong, self-assured women. In 1981, Karen Millen and Kevin Stanford opened the first store in Kent. This was followed by others in Brighton and London.
The story of Karen Millen
Founding of the company by Karen Millen and her partner Kevin Stanford
Opening of the first store in Maidstone, Kent, England, followed by many more in Great Britain
Acquisition by Iceland Mosaics Fashions Karen Millen now operates 102 stores worldwide and is also represented in 103 wholesale and franchise locations