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    NewsJanuary 2018

    The Rake x Vitale Barberis Canonico at Pitti Uomo 93

    Some of the most renowned names in menswear converged in Florence for the launch of The Rake and Vitale Barberis Canonico’s new capsule collection.

    captionFrancesco Barberis Canonico (middle) from VBC with Edward Sexton to his right and guests at The Rake x VBC Pitti Uomo event held at La Loggia Restaurant in Florence, Italy.

    This week The Rake, in partnership with Vitale Barberis Canonico, launched The Flâneur Collection at the majestic La Loggia overlooking the city of Florence. Coinciding with Pitti Uomo 93, the crowd included some of menswear’s finest tailors, producers and personalities, who were served custom Patrón Tequila cocktails while mingling and viewing the new capsule collection. Using the famed Italian mill’s original flannel, the range consists of a coat by Grenfell, two-piece suit by Orazio Luciano, backpack by Frank Clegg and cap by Lock & Co. Hatters.

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    • orazio-luciano-grey-chalk-stripe-vbc-flannel-wool-two-piece-suit
    • lock-and-co-hatters-grey-houndstooth-vbc-flannel-tremelo-cap
    The Rake, VBC, Pitti Uomo 2018
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    • corthay-corthay-caviar-grey-patinaed-suede-loafers
    • edward-sexton-charcoal-cashmere-roll-neck

    The Rake, VBC, Pitti Uomo 2018 Antonio Panico and Antonio Liverano (middle) with guests.

    With thanks to Vitale Barberis Canonico, Patron, La Loggia and Federico Slanzi Agency.



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