Paul Smith is a British designer best known for his menswear collections. The designer originally hoped for a career as a professional athlete, but when sidelined by a serious accident, he began to consider a career in the world of art and ideas.
He showcased his first fragrances in 2000, Paul Smith Men and Paul Smith Women. Smith was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II that same year for his work in the world of menswear. He collaborates with Inter Parfums Inc. in the production of additional fragrances.