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Style Heroes: 1970s Marvin Gaye
A bonafide Motown hit-maker in his early career, Marvin Gaye shed his skin to become one of the most intelligent, outspoken and politically-charged artists of the 20th century.
In From the Cold: Canada Goose
Explorers and emergency crews have long relied on the quality outerwear provided by Canada Goose. Now, having just celebrated their 60th birthday, the extreme-weather specialists are extremely cool.
Rake-in-Progress: Nathaniel Martello-White
Nathaniel Martello-White, the British actor, writer and director, has had to wait longer for his big break than some of his contemporaries. But his patience is about to be rewarded in spectacular fashion…
9 of This Season’s Best Leather Jackets
Whether you’re looking for a classic bomber or a contemporary biker, here are nine of the finest leather jackets currently on the market.
Valentine’s Day Gifts Between Friends
Celebrating your platonic relationships is just as important as honouring your romantic ones – so treat the Frank Sinatra to your Sammy Davies Jr. this Valentine’s.
A Rakish Guide to Outerwear
From the gallant double-breasted overcoat to the military-inspired trench coat, your outerwear can make or break a look. Here is The Rake’s guide to getting it right.
7 of This Season’s Best Winter Coats
Regardless of your style, a winter coat is a worthy investment when the cold weather comes around. Here are seven of the smartest options to see you through.