Paul Hardy began his design career in 2002 at Toronto Fashion Week where his first collection saw a host of rave reviews. In 2009, Hardy was also honoured by being one of five Canadian designers featured in the international book “Young Designers of the Americas”. Paul Hardy’s designs have been sold and marketed internationally. In the Spring 2013 issue, Elle Magazine (Hong Kong) featured Hardy as one of the top five Canadian designer labels one must know.
Hardy has also expanded into interior design, as well as collaborated artistically with various Calgary based institutions including: Alberta Ballet, internationally acclaimed chocolaterie, Bernard Callebaut, the Calgary Chamber of Commerce, and the Calgary Stampede. In 2014 he launched a luxury shearling & scarf collection for men and women under the label Lamb.s.Laughter. In 2015, Hardy served as the artist in residence for the Glenbow Art Museum. In addition Paul devotes time to humanitarian work in Africa, supporting the arts, and motivational speaking engagements.