More from Christopher Modoo
How to Dress Well in Summer
When the sun comes out, so do Britain’s eccentric style habits. The Rake’s Sartorial Guru, shows us how to dress up as the mercury rises.
Ask The Rake: How to Up Your Wedding Game
What do you wear to a wedding that’s less 9-5 Wall Street? Avoid looking like every other Tom, Dick and Harry with these tips.
The History of the Morning Coat
The Rake‘s sartorial guru delves into the history of the morning coat, from its origins in the late 19th century to its place at Royal Ascot today.
Cloth 101: Seersucker
As sartorial trends go, Seersucker’s popularity in recent seasons has risen in conjunction with the mercury. A performance cloth favoured due to its propensity for breathability, it can be a tricky one to style so allow our Sartorial Guru to help.
What to Wear to Cheltenham Festival
While there is no strict dress code at Cheltenham Festival, that doesn’t mean to say you should turn up in any old racing grab. Here’s what to wear to the event.
The Anatomy of the Tie
From the tipping to the fold, sartorial menswear expert Chris Modoo delves into the different compositions of ties.
How to Wear Bold Checks
Bold checked tailoring can be tricky to pull off, but when worn with the right pieces, is an indicator of a generous wardrobe and, most importantly, someone who’s confident in their style.
A Rakish Guide to Transitional Layering
Whether the transition is between seasons, countries or climates, learning to layer will help you save time, baggage allowance and precious body heat.