Jeffrey C. Williams is the eponymous lifestyle brand that is curated by the designer’s experiences in international pilgrimage and influenced by the relation of the shapes, colors, and textures found in monastic aesthetic. The styles sharpen the lens on how culture is introduced as object into our lives. As the designer, Jeffrey explores the paradigms of social identities and norms with a focus on impeccable taste. Prominent themes are inspired by the inner clarity found in travel, living effortlessly, the power in gradual change, and the importance of quality.
Born in Seattle, Washington, Jeffrey was formally educated at Politecnico Di Milano, Italy and the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in International Fashion Design with a focus on Fashion Illustration, Knitwear and Sportswear. Williams was the winner of Bravo TV's The Fashion Show: Ultimate Collection Season 2 hosted by Isaac Mizrahi & Supermodel Iman.
Jeffrey has worked with Alexander Wang, Peter Som, Patti Wilson, Steven Klein, Steven Meisel, Emma Summerton, CR Fashion Book, Italian Vogue, Vogue Japan, Teen Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, ID Magazine, Paper Magazine, Refinery29, Stylelikeu, Amber Valletta, Mary J. Blige, Cyndi Lauper, Lady Gaga, Angel Haze, Sharaya J, and his latest muse/client, Lion Babe working as creative director. Now living in New York City working as creative director, he s designing his line of luxury handbags, wallets and lifestyle brand. Philanthropy and giving are driving forces in Jeffrey's life, donating time and effort to Non-Profits.
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