Paul Smith

Aspiring to be a professional cyclist, it was not until a serious injury forced British designer Paul Smith to consider other options for his future . Shifting his focus, Smith became serious about his work at a clothing warehouse, which led to an opportunity at a boutique, which encouraged him to open his own shop in 1970 at the age of 24. With support from his girlfriend, who later became his wife, Smith enrolled in night classes to improve his tailoring skills subsequently working towards his ... Read More

Paul Smith