Paul Smith

Paul Smith threw the spotlight on a lineup of four-eyelet oxford shoes in 20 shades that ran from deep purple and olive green to pale pink and lilac. Some were done in calfskin, others in suede and some in suede with leather toecaps.

This story first appeared in the June 18, 2014 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

Smith said the colors nodded to the palette of his men’s spring collection, which he’ll show in Paris on June 29, as did a digital print on the shoes’ soles, which pictured clowns and leaves.