The first Prada store opened in 1913 in the prestigious Galleria Vittorio Emmanuele II in Milan, Italy. Prada is one of the most iconic brands in fashion history. The designers behind the brand have continually striven to be innovative while maintaining their classically refined style. The House of Prada has proven its longevity, and the Prada name will still be in demand for years to come. Kate Middleton shows a fondness for the brands elegant shoes and sophisticated bags and will most likely continue to collect clothing items from Prada's outstanding collection.