The name comes from Hennes & Mauritz AB.
Hennes translates to "for her" in Swedish, and Mauritz Widfross was a men's clothing store. When they merged, H&M was born.
Manolo Blahnik is a Spanish brand.
The designer behind the famous shoes, Manuel "Manolo" Blahnik Rodríguez, was born in Santa Cruz de La Palma in the Canary Islands.
Christian Dior was born in France in 1905.
And in 1946, he established his fashion house in Paris, with the help of millionaire Marcel Boussac.
Pull&Bear is part of the Spanish multi-national company Inditex.
It was founded in Naron, Galicia in 1986, and it was originally called New Wear S.A.. It wasn't until 1991 that it became the company we know it as today. They have stores in over 70 countries around the world, but the U.S. isn't one of them. Sorry, America! Pull&Bear is just a little too High Fashion for you.
Prada is an Italian fashion brand.
It was founded in 1913 by Mario Prada, and it was originally called Fratelli Prada (which translates to "Prada Brothers").
The designer Jimmy Choo Yeang Keat was born in Malaysia...
...but the brand Jimmy Choo was founded in England.
This American fashion house was founded in 1968 by the designer Calvin Klein.
It's headquartered in New York City.
The luxury brand was founded in Rome in 1925.
Bershka also belongs to Inditex Group.
Since it was founded in 1998, it's become a multinational fashion brand, but once again, it hasn't reached American shores yet. It's just that cool.
It was founded in 1983 by Franco Moschino in Italy.
The designer is Venzuelan, but the brand is from the United States.
It has been based in New York City since 1980.
A.P.C. is based in Paris, France.
A.P.C. was founded by Tunisian Jewish fashion designer Jean Touitou. It stands for Atelier de Production et de Création.
This post was translated from Spanish.