“Lightness, movement, and fluidity,” said Carolina Herrera backstage at her airy-as-thistledown collection.
Based in New York City since 1980, throughout the 1970s and 1980s Carolina Herrera was named one of the best dressed women in the world. Her clients have included Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Renée Zellweger.
There are six Carolina Herrera flagship boutiques in the world, in New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, Bal Harbor, Las Vegas and Caracas (as of October 12, 2011).
In 2008, Carolina Herrera launched a lifestyle brand called CH Carolina Herrera. In that year, the company opened four stores at The Galleria in Houston, Texas, Americana Manhasset, in Manhasset, New York, The Forum Shops at Caesars in Las Vegas, Nevada, and The Village of Merrick Park in Coral Gables, Florida. Currently, there are also boutiques in Boca Raton, Costa Mesa, Dallas, Guatemala City, Guatemala, Madison Avenue in New York City, San Diego, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Scottsdale, and Oranjestad.