Paul Smith is one of Britain’s most respected and commercially successful fashion brands, and the designer himself remains involved in every aspect of the business. As a result everything about their shops must also reflect the character of the man and his designs: top quality and unmistakably English, but always with a twist.
Anticipating very high footfall in this new outlet store in the busy York Designer Outlet, the company initially expressed interest in products with a lacquered finish but accepted Havwoods’ recommendation. Venture Plank is an engineered European oak board with a 6mm wear layer, ample for sanding and refinishing a number of times, and the UV oiled finish brings out the colour and grain whilst providing a tough, stain-resistant surface which, unlike lacquer, allows the renovation of a small area if required.
“The flooring does look fantastic and has been well received as usual….. we have enormous confidence in your product” said a spokesperson.