7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

ART + CULTURE | BY | November 13, 2018
Alexander Gilkes photographed by Weston Wells for The Financial Times How To Spend it

Alexander Gilkes, cofounder and president of online fine art and collectibles auction house Paddle8, leads the approachable art world in style often appearing on best-dressed lists. The jet-setter always packs his gavel in his carry-on, along with an eye mask and headphones. His suggestion fro the perfect gift? A fun Maurizio Cattelan or David Shrigley edition.

PHOTO: WESTON WELLS
7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

Cody Desk Object in Navy Leather / $95 / ralphlauren.com

7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

Happy Pills Testosterone Murano Glass Vase by Venini / $2,030 / barneys.com

7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

Cabin Duffle in Brentwood Navy / $630 / mooreandgiles.com

Grey For Me Rug / Price upon request / edelmanleather.com

7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

Mercer Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table / $1,224 / woodcraft.ca

7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

Tripod Lamp / $349 / store.moma.org

7 Gift Ideas For The Jet-Setter And Best-Dressed

Men’s Calatrava Pilot Travel Time in Rose Gold With Brown Dial / $47,630 / patek.com

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