Veteran fashion supermodel and actor Tyson Beckford covers UPTOWN’s September Fashion + Music Issue. Beckford is best known as a Ralph Lauren Polo and Sean John model. He appeared in various films and music videos as well. Back in the early 2000’s, Beckford dated female rapper Foxy Brown. These shoot locations took place at The Mansfield Hotel, The Renwick Penthouse, The M Bar and Club Room. Beckford was styled by Martin Waitt and he dressed in designer brands including; Etro, Canali, Christian Louboutin, Brioni, Salvatore Ferragamo, Alexander Nash and more. Below is an excerpt:
“Supermodel Tyson Beckford roams the rooms of New York’s famed 110-year-old Mansfield Hotel (history has it that Max von Gerlach, the rumored inspiration for F. Scott Fitzgerald’s hero Jay Gatsby was a longtime resident). Here, Beckford, a legend in his own right, remixes the definition of dapper, sporting lavish blazers and sophisticated suits perfect for the fall. Guys, take note. Ladies, proceed with caution.”
ETRO jacket, $2,214 and trousers, $443; Jean Richard watch, $3,500; Stubbs & Wootton slippers, $450.
CANALI suit, $2,175; DAVID YURMAN watch, $4,600; CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN loafers $795.
BRIONI coat, $8,000, and turtleneck, $950; SALVATORE FERRAGAMO trousers, $730.
ALEXANDER NASH suit and tie, price available upon request; CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN loafers, $795. GIRARD-PERREGAUX watch, $32,860.
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