Style November 2016
Simone Says: Frasi’s Simone Righi
Simone Righi’s store is like a cross between a walk-in wardrobe and an exhibition of Florence’s finest craftsmanship. The Rake gets a close-up of the man in charge.
Icons November 2016
Death of a Ladies' Man: Leonard Cohen
On behalf of The Rake, Ed Cripps adds his own tribute to the swelling tide of sadness that has followed Cohen’s passing.
Icons September 2016
The Glory Days of The Hellraiser: Richard Harris
He described Guinness as “the best Irish food” and acting as “very simple”. The Rake uncovers exactly why Richard Harris was a hellraiser of the highest calibre.
Code October 2015
THE FIVE PILLARS OF GENTLEMEN'S ETIQUETTE
Battered by cultural rips and technological tides they maybe, but the ancient colonnades that have supported gentlemanly conduct over the centuries stand as firm as ever today.