Jeffrey Kalinsky. Photo by bfanyc.com.
Jeffrey Kalinsky. Photo by bfanyc.com.

As the founder of Jeffrey New York and Jeffrey Atlanta, Jeffrey Kalinsky is a very busy man. Between traveling the world and running his empires, we asked the most famous Atlanta fashionista since Julia Sugarbaker for his favorite local spots.

Describe Atlanta in three words:
Lush, livable, and friendly.

Your top 5 places in the city:
The Belt Line, Piedmont Park, Beverly Bremer, Marcel Restaurant, the Atlanta Botanical Gardens.

Local delicacy you can’t live without:
Fried chicken.

Best place to find inspiration:
The High Museum.

Favorite florist:
Michael Evans.

Go-to café:
Corso Café.

Best place to go out:
Himitsu.

Favorite local gallery or artist:
Jackson Fine Art

Top local spot to send out-of-towners:
Ponce City Market.