After taking tailoring evening classes, Paul Smith opened his first store in Byard Lane, Nottingham, UK in 1970 and today the brand consists of eighteen different collections, operates 14 of their own standalone stores in the UK and is sold in 66 countries worldwide. Paul Smith is a British phenomenon, an iconic brand that is easily identifiable by their products, classic in design with an added modern twist. This is the personal signature of its founder Sir Paul Smith, who was knighted by the Queen in the year 2000 for his services to the British fashion industry. Paul Smith London is the tailoring and formalwear line from the iconic and highly regarded British designer. With the assurance of the pinnacle of quality materials being used and the cut of each product being subjected to high attention to detail, Paul Smith London has become the suit and shirt brand of choice for the discerning and immaculately dressed formal men’s clothing wearer.