Karen Walker is a fashion brand with a reputation for its original, effortless and unpre ten tious style. Karen Walker shows each season as part of New York Fashion Week and has permanent showrooms in London, New York, Tokyo and Sydney. Karen Walker is stocked in over 350 stores throughout the world in cities including New York, London, Los Angeles, Sydney and Tokyo. There are also three Karen Walker flagship stores in New Zealand and one flagship store in Taipei. Since 2002 Karen Walker has been working closely with stylist Heathermary Jackson on all collections.I n addition to the main women’s wear collections there is also Karen Walker Jewellery selling in exclusive boutiques and department stores in New Zealand, Australia, Japan, the U.K. and the United States; Karen Walker Eyewear sold through exclusive boutiques, eyewear stores and department stores in Australia, Japan, the U.K., U.S.A. and New Zealand and Karen Walker Paints, a selection of paint colours sold through Resene paint stores throughout New Zealand and Australia. Hi There from Karen Walker is the diffusion line that’s sold exclusively through Myer in Australia and Karen Walker in New Zealand. Phaidon have included them in their recent book ‘Sample’ which curates the 100 most influential designers to emerge in the last 6 years and Taschen have also included them in their recent book ‘Fashion Now 2’ which highlights the world’s most important 160 designers as selected by i-D magazine. Karen was awarded the 2007 Prix de Marie Claire award for best creative talent.