Stories July 2019
Billy Tannery: the kid's got talent
Meet the young British leather goods maker that is revitalising the UK’s tanning industry and creating a sustainable hide industry all at the same time. The secret? Goat.
Craft July 2019
BennyBee: Craftsmanship with a Conscience
Built around the ‘slow fashion’ movement, BennyBee focuses acutely on sustainability, reconnecting customers to the handmade process of leather goods with traditional craftmanship, thus yielding bags of tremendous quality.
Stories May 2019
Hylton delivers the goods
The Rake recently caught up with William Hylton, founder of Hylton Goods, to get an insight into his unique leather briefcase brand.
Stories April 2019
Métier London: designing bags for life
Métier London founder Melissa Morris has raised the bar of craftsmanship, producing some of the most elegant, luxurious and functional bags we’ve ever seen.
Stories January 2019
Bags To Get Carried Away With
From taxiing documents to mobilising a weekend wardrobe, these are the four bag styles every discerning gent needs.
News January 2019
Bennett & Winch Open Up On Duke St: The Modern Retail Space
Bennett & Winch has teamed up with one of London’s foremost barbers, Stefan Avanzato, to create a modern-day man cave that needs to be experienced.
Stories November 2018
Serapian's Bags Mean Business
Serapian, Italy’s finest bespoke leather bags and accessories Maison is no longer Milan’s best-kept secret. Shop the collection now at The Rake.
Craft August 2018
Valore: Where British Design Meets Italian Craftsmanship
Matthew-Stratton Rouge is the man behind Valore London, where British design brilliance and Italian crafting expertise intersect to create stylish bags and accessories.
Style July 2018
Sojourning in Style: The Rakish Travel Edit
Whether you’re jetting off to far-flung destinations or holidaying closer to home, you can rely on these essential luggage items to seriously up your game in the travel style stakes.
Style July 2018
How Temporary Forevers Creates From Contradictions
Born out of the opposition between permanence and transience, Temporary Forevers has risen to become one of London’s most exciting and innovative luxury leather goods specialists.