In 1963, Manuel Canovas, the eponymous designer of the famous brand presents a much diversified line of clothing and accessories. Thanks to their great success, they draw the attention of David Green, the Director of Colefax & Fowler that acquires it in 1998. Nowadays, Ariane Dalle, the Artistic Director, continues to promote their typical French style. In order to do that, she takes inspiration from the 18th-century art de vivre to which she adds a more modern touch. Canovas then expands its activities to create new products, including upholstery fabrics and wallpapers.