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How to Make Timeline Friends Private
Updated April 2013
Then in the top right, look for the Audience Selector and click it.
Then select "only me"
You can also select "custom" if you want to hide your friends from only certain people.
If you then want to verify that your friends are private, go back to your timeline and select the "View As" option here.
If you want to see how it looks to a specific person, then you can click the "View as Specific Person" link as shown here:
Keep in mind that this will not hide "mutual friends" - that is a separate function created on-the-fly by facebook, which means mutual friends can not be hidden.