Norma Kamali opened her own fashion store in 1968 at 229 East 53rd Street in New York and mved to Madison Avenue in 1974.
In 1977, after the Cosmopolitan covered Christie Brinkley in one of Norma Kamali bikinis, she launched her swimwear line.
OMO Norma Kamali was founded in 1978. OMO stands for On My Own.
Since 1982 Norma Kamali is also distributed though Japan and the Orient.
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