About Cath Kidston Cath Kidston was founded 20 years ago, with the first store opening in Holland Park, Notting Hill. Cath Kidston began using vintage fabrics she began designing cushion covers, cotton bags, and ironing board covers and selling second hand furniture that she had customised. In 1999, the brand had expanded with new stores opening and Cath Kidston began introducing more print designs like Classic Rose, Bubbles, Stanley (Cath’s dog,) Bubbles and Boat. Cath Kidston has 59 stores and concessions in the UK and Ireland and 54 stores across the globe including Hong Kong, Spain and China. Cath Kidston has expanded rapidly over the years, with a full range of accessories, homewear, laundry, womanswear, and children’s wear.