Style December 2021
The Best Dinner Jackets in Cinema History
Some of the most stylish scenes in cinema have been made possible thanks to a well-tailored dinner jacket. Here are the best of all time…
Style November 2021
The 21 Things You Need To Know About Black Tie
The Rake reveals the formalwear intelligence you need to absorb to ensure black-tie success.
News November 2018
Turnbull & Asser and The Rake's Celebration of Black Tie in London
The Rake and Turnbull & Asser joined forces to celebrate the start of the party season with an evening of black tie in London.
Style January 2018
5 Alternative Ways to Wear Black Tie
Whether you’re a rakish rule-breaker or a smouldering sybarite, here’s our guide to making black tie your own.
Style December 2017
A Rakish Guide To Festive Dressing
Office Christmas parties, post-work cocktails and invites abound through the month of December, but how should one dress for such occasions? Allow The Rake to point you in the right direction…
Style July 2017
How to Wear Black Tie in Summer
Black-tie eveningwear doesn’t have to be black. In fact, for summer it should be anything but, as The Rake explores…
News November 2016
An Evening of Occasionwear at Gieves & Hawkes
A newsflash for our London based readers, Gieves & Hawkes is presenting an occasionwear masterclass next week, and you’re invited.
Style May 2016
Sartorial Ambassador: Jonathan Alexander Edwards
What better way to round off our month of stories surrounding power dressing than explore the formal style of a rakish individual? Permit us to introduce you to Jonathan Alexander Edwards,…
Style April 2016
Nine Exquisite Eveningwear Investments For Spring
Following on from last week's tailored tips for truly decadent dinner dress, allow us to present to you a selection of the most luxuriant eveningwear investments...
Style April 2016
The Most Decadent Decades of Dinner Dress
The Rake unravels the extraordinary story of black tie eveningwear, beginning with a whistle-stop tour of the dress code’s outré origins and evolution.
News April 2016
The Style of the Olivier Awards
The Rake explores the red carpet style quirks seen at this year’s Olivier Awards, and considers why it’s worth paying attention to them.