'Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.' Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lock & Co. Hatters’ Storied Heritage
As one of the world’s oldest family-owned businesses, famed British hatmaker Lock & Co. has a strong reputation – and its bastions are proudly committed to upholding it.
From the Archive: Charvet’s Exclusive Neckties
Famed French shirtmaker and haberdasher Charvet has collaborated with The Rake on a collection of neckties carefully crafted from the house’s archival fabric.
How Corneliani Is Ageing Gracefully
Through constant innovation in design and technology, Corneliani has proven that being nimble in the fashion business has its benefits.
Alps & Meters: Snow Business
Founded by a promising 40-something entrepreneur, tech-savvy, vintage-inspired ski-wear brand Alps & Meters combines the best of old and new.
North-89’s Scandinavian Sneakers
Founder Gustaf Secher tells us what makes North-89’s sneakers a legitimately superior product.
Ludwig Reiter: The Welt Is Yours
Discover Ludwig Reiter, the Viennese shoemaker that’s been making exquisite welted footwear for over a century.
The Lasting Craft of Paolo Scafora
With headquarters nestled in Naples, Paolo Scafora creates traditional footwear with an added dash of contemporary splendour.
How Luca Faloni Creates Versatile Knitwear
With the help of artisans around Italy, Luca Faloni creates high-quality classics that are designed to surpass trends and seasons.