'There is one other reason for dressing well, namely that dogs respect it, and will not attack you in good clothes.' Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ask The Rake: How to Wear Cropped Trousers
Cropped trousers, whether rolled up, turned up, or simply finished shorter, have moved beyond a runway trend to become a permanent fixture in dis...
The Rake Exclusive! Stark & Sons x Paul Fournier denim trousers
More often than not, dressing up denim can look makeshift. Thankfully, the Paris-based bespoke tailoring house Stark & Sons has crafted a single-pleated pair of trousers from a mid-weight Japanese denim that has the ability to appear both formal and ...
Cartier Sparkles at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018
Cartier’s Style et Luxe lawn at Goodwood’s Festival of Speed is one of the most spectacular concours d’elegance in the world and The Rake was honoured to take part in the fun.
Picks of the Week: Accessorise All Areas
Accessories may be small, but they are significant nonetheless. From stylish sunglasses to luxury leather goods, our editors present a masterclass in thoughtful details and fine touches.
Pocket Guide: Karl Matthews of English Cut
Karl Matthews is the Creative Director of English Cut, a relative newcomer to London’s bespoke menswear scene.
How to Master Colour Clashing
Colour clashing is novel territory for many, but it needn’t be complex. All it takes is adherence to some basic ground rules and a sense of certitude.
This Week We’re Channelling: Buck in Buck and the Preacher
This week we look to Sidney Poitier’s cowboy hero Buck, for his restrained and accessible approach to Western styling.
King & Tuckfield: The Rake’s best-kept secret
In the space of two years, King & Tuckfield has firmly lodged itself at the intersection between craft, tradition and modernity and you should absolutely have it in your wardrobe.