More from: Tom Chamberlin
Style January 2021
LIKE FATHER, LIKE DAUGHTER
Originally published in Issue 45 of The Rake, Jemma Freeman, the Managing Director of Hunters & Frankau, tells our Editor Tom Chamberlin what she learned about the cigar business from her father, why it took her time to adapt to it, and how important it is to smoke in an elegant manner.
Style December 2020
Hope Floats: Josh Brolin
Until recently, he says, he was thinking of quitting acting, before a night of Scorsese and De Niro helped change his mind. It sounds like the kind of reawakening we’d all appreciate for a new year — and if anyone can pull us along with him, it’s Josh Brolin. Interview by Tom Chamberlin.
Pleasure December 2020
The Rake’s Editor Tom Chamberlin picks out a consummate selection of newly available cigars that the good folk at Hunters & Frankau, Britain’s Cuban cigar importers, assure him are in good stock and available for Yuletide smokes that are equally excellent Christmas gifts as they’re for one’s own consumption.
Style November 2020
PAST IS PROLOGUE
Your boyhood dreams have finally come true: behold the Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger Continuation, inspired by Bond and kitted out with spinning licence plates, smokescreen and ‘machine gun’. It takes 4,500 hours to build each of the 25 limited-edition models, and a minute to fall in love with them.