'There is one other reason for dressing well, namely that dogs respect it, and will not attack you in good clothes.' Ralph Waldo Emerson
Craftsman Clothing: Proudly Made in Hong Kong
Founded in 2015, Craftsman Clothing was established in a bid to offer well-made and affordable leather-based outerwear that’s inspired by classic...
5 Ways To Wear Swimming Trunks
While they’re a straightforward garment to wear, sporting swimming trunks does require a certain level of discernment so take inspiration from these five very different, yet equally sophisticated styles.
Words of Wisdom: Corneliani’s Style Director
The Rake gains some pearls of wisdom from the house’s Style Director, Stefano Gaudioso Tramonte who has reinvigorated the heritage Italian house since joining the company in 2016.
Dressing Gotti: How John Travolta Became The Dapper Don
With the cinematic release next month of Gotti, starring John Travolta, The Rake caught up with Matteo Perin, Travolta’s personal tailor and the ...
The Secret To Crease-free Travel: Bennett Winch x Simon Crompton Suit Carrier Holdall
Why, in a world of very few limitations on where and how we travel, has no-one invented a practical way to get our suits from A to B without crea...
Picks of the week: Summer Wedding Attire
Whether you’re one of the 2,640 members of the public who has been invited to this weekend’s tying of the royal knot or not, The Rake has the perfect garments to have and to hold, to love and to cherish, at whatever type of matrimonious event you’re ...
Grail for Sale, for a Great Cause: The Rolex MK1 6263 Paul Newman Daytona – Yours For $550,000
The most coveted reference of the Paul Newman Daytona, the 6263, is up for sale on The Rake, with a portion of the price set aside for a very worthy cause…
This Week We’re Channelling: Frank Slade in Scent of a Woman
In Scent of a Woman, for which Al Pacino won his only Academy Award, there’s a particularly special scene whereby he performs the tango in a three-piece Prince of Wales check suit. Here’s how to channel the look.