Shipping to
United States
Mr Tim Jefferies

Fast Facts

  • Style tip: Don't try too hard
  • Watch: IWC
  • Brand: Tom Ford
  • Shirt: Richard James
  • Jeans: Diesel, boot cut
  • Shoes: Pierre Corthay
  • Bag: Goyard briefcase

Biography

Mr Jefferies has been the owner of the Hamiltons Gallery in Mayfair, London, for almost 30 years. In that time, he has exhibited and represented some of the world's most highly regarded photographers, including Messrs Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton and Robert Mapplethorpe. Working directly with these greats, and more, Mr Jefferies has become recognised for his unique expertise and is widely interviewed on matters pertaining to the photographic medium. Among his varied professional responsibilities, he sits on the selection committees for the Tate Modern's photography collection and for the Paris Photo and Pavilion of Art and Design London art fairs. www.hamiltonsgallery.com

Mr Jefferies's Recommendations

FAVOURITE RESTAURANT AND DISH

The Oak Door at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. Either the Hokkaido Tenderloin or the Kagoshima A4 Tenderloin.”

BEST BAR

Electric Room, New York.”

VACATION CHOICE

“Mustique. Because of its beauty, privacy, and laid-back approach to luxury.”

FAVOURITE HOTEL

The Oberoi Udaivilas. It redefines the concept of service and luxury.”

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TYPE OF BAG

“A Goyard briefcase.”

FAVOURED BRAND

“Tom Ford. He is one of my closest friends.”

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ESSENTIAL WARDROBE ITEM

“Suit bags. It's important to keep your clothes fresh.”

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STYLE ICON

“The Duke of Windsor. Effortless, chic, fun and classic.”

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STYLE TIP

“Don't try too hard.”

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TAILOR

“David Chambers is my tailor. Jeeves, my dry cleaner.”

BEST SHIRT BRAND

Richard James . I love the slim fit and the size of the collar.”

CUT OF TROUSERS

“My favourite trousers would be a slim fit, no pleats or turn ups. Side straps, no belt loops and slanting pockets.”

JEANS BRAND

“Diesel. Boot cut.”

UNDERWEAR CHOICE

Calvin Klein Underwear tighty whiteys.”

PREFERRED JACKET STYLE

“A two-button, single-breasted, with two vents at the rear. Narrow lapels.”

SHOE MAKER

“Anything from Pierre Corthay. He is the Michelangelo of cobblers.”

FAVOURITE GROOMING PRODUCT

“Kiehl's Face Fuel. Keeps me looking young...”

DREAM CAR

“Ferrari F12.”

WATCH BRAND

“IWC.”

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BEST BOOK

“My little black one...”

FAVOURITE ALBUM

Dark side of the Moon by Pink Floyd. Reminds me of being 16.”

Brands Favoured by Mr Jefferies