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Omega and Alpha: How Harley-Davidson is Reshaping its Future
The Rake rides the last of Harley-Davidson’s Dynas and the first of its new 2018 Softails… and the results may surprise purists.
The A1 Jacket: Best of the Bombers
The A1 jacket has undergone a transformation from mandatory military garment to a covetable menswear staple, reimagined in contemporary cuts and luxurious fabrics.
Living Artwork: Turnbull & Asser and Mo Coppoletta for The Rake
Turnbull & Asser and Mo Coppoletta have collaborated once again on a new creative project.
The Rise of Urban Sports Chic
The urban male has tired of inconvenience and compromise, and the menswear industry has responded by creating a new code of dress that combines fine tailoring and functionality.
McLaren and Richard Mille: Forging the Future
Richard Mille and the supercar maker McLaren have both laid bold new tracks with the use of ultra-light, ultra-strong materials.
Invest: Kevil’s BMW R100/7 Street Scrambler Z
Kevin Hill, proprietor of Kevil’s Speed Shop, doesn’t just fabricate custom motorcycles; he creates rolling works of mechanical art that rival the builds of any workshop on the planet.
Hallmark of the Sartorial Rebel: The 6×1 Double-Breasted Jacket
Some of the 20th century’s most celebrated tailors mastered the rules, only to break them; the 6×1 double-breasted suit being one of The Rake‘s personal favourite transgressions.
The 1970s Era of Rebel Cinema, Anti-Heroes and their Sunglasses
The 1970s welcomed a new era of cinema style icon, one that was decidedly open-necked and denim-centric, and almost always hidden behind slightly oversized, definitively badass sunglasses.