Alexander Kraft and his eponymous brand, Alexander Kraft Monte Carlo, are making us dream of relaxed-yet-elegant, post-Covid fun in the sun.

We at The Rake have always had a soft spot for Plein Soleil, the 1960 French film by René Clément that starred a mesmerising young Alain Delon as Tom Ripley, in the first (and arguably best) cinematic adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s classic novel The Talented Mr. Ripley. Several key scenes of the film were shot on Marge, a beautiful 1930s mahogany sailboat commissioned by the King of Denmark.


    June 2021


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