The brand was founded in 1950 by Monsieur Pierre Cardin in France; over time, it has transformed into one of the largest fashion empires in history, shaping the world’s fashion through its principles and exceptional designs. After the 1980s, Pierre Cardin opened boutiques in many parts of the world, including the U.S., China, the U.K. and the former Soviet Union, and has increased brand awareness by expanding into other lines such as jewelry, perfume, furniture and accessories.