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The first L.K.Bennett boutique in the United States opened its doors this week to much acclaim. This flagship store is located in on the third level of The 900 Shops at the north and of Michigan Avenue. L.K.Bennett's representatives tell us this is the perfect location for the stylish working woman who spends at reasonable price points.
Founded in London in 1990, L.K.Bennett has since established itself as a leading fashion brand, offering elegant collections of women?s shoes, ready-to-wear, handbags and accessories to meet the lifestyle and requirements of every modern woman. Originally renowned for signature shoe collections favored by customers including the Duchess of Cornwall, Kate Moss, and most recently, Kate Middleton, L.K.Bennett rapidly became the ultimate destination for elegant footwear leading to the launch of women?s ready-to-wear and accessories collections in 1998.
The Chicago store?s design which is a brand new concept for the company, creates an elegant and welcoming environment that reflects the sophisticated persona of L.K.Bennett?s collections. Set against a soft powder pink backdrop and delicate beige woodwork, bespoke display units with mirror finish, rich woolen carpets and fifties-inspired Swedish furnishings create a relaxed, modern romantic atmosphere.
L.K.Bennett's U.S. President, Tony DiMasso, tells us that as many as three additional freestanding stores are scheduled to open by the end of this year on the East Coast. The first of which will be in mid-May at Phipps Plaza in Atlanta. L.K.Bennett currently has 66 stand-alone stores in the world and will in the next three years will likely expand to the west coast and throughout the Middle East.
· L.K.Bennett [Official Site]