It was started in 1990 by Linda K. Bennett in London, England. The very first shop was started in the Wimbledon Village, with the motive to provide not the least to one the people will find in the Bond street or in the High Street, and because of this prominence on the comfort as well as the glamour, people gave Linda the nickname “ Queen of the Kitten Heel”. Since the beginning of this revolutionary brand in the market they opened many of their outlets in all over United Kingdom. They also have strengthen their roots globally and started numerous outlets in other countries other than the United Kingdom. In the year 2000, they started a boutique in Paris.
Today, L.K.Bennett, has expanded a lot and now they are a chain of shops with 99 outlets in the United Kingdom, and has numerous outlets in other countries which includes Spain, Netherland, United Arab Emirates and United States of America. L.K.Bennett has around 146 outlets worldwide which includes in-store discounts in chains including Harvey Nichols, Selfridges, John Lewis, Fenwick, Printemps and Galeries Lafayette. It has received many awards since it was started which includes ; Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Consumer Product category) in 2002, Best Women’s Footwear Retailer (UK Footwear Award) in 2003, Veuve Clicquot Businesswoman of the Year in 2004 and many others.