Paul Smith London Autumn/Winter 14

For autumn/winter 14, the Paul Smith London collection continues to evolve its line of tailoring and formalwear.

For this autumnal season, a rich palette of navy, ruby red and ice blue runs through the line alongside jewel shades of deep purple and damson, contrasted with daring flashes of fuchsia and jade green. Monotone colours are translated into bird's-eye and houndstooth patterns, while warm shades of camel and chocolate brown are seen across tailored coats and outerwear in all-over checks and striped designs.

Tailoring builds on the foundation of the past two seasons and is once again a focus. Ergonomic adjustments, such as shortened sleeves, ensure utmost comfort, while the eclectic scope of weights and compositions accords the freedom to put together a uniquely personal look. Conveying a refined and distinguished feel, tailoring is finished with subtle details that give it a modern edge, with a diverse range of eye-catching fabrics across suits, separates and shirts accented by bold highlights and signature pops of colour.

Tailored coats and outerwear retain this adventurous and wide-ranging approach to materials, from subtle herringbones to graphic exaggerated checks, alongside a striking autumn leaves print utilised on a reversible raincoat. Classic silhouettes are complemented by sartorial touches, such