Style February 2020
In Conversation with Alex Torun-Shaw of Laird Hatters
The co-founder and creative director of British hatmakers Laird Hatters speaks to The Rake about the inspirations behind the label and the enduring relevance of timeless headwear.
Craft October 2019
Hats Off to Cappellificio Biellese 1935
Cappellificio Biellese 1935 is reinstating the glory of the hat with its contemporary takes on classic styles.
Style September 2019
The Ultimate Great Outdoors Edit
Fancy yourself a bit of an outdoorsy type? These are the essential pieces you’ll want to invest in to ensure you look the part…
Craft September 2019
Heimat: Intrepid German Knitwear
Heimat’s lovingly-crafted knitwear conveys an authentic German spirit, fusing timelessness and contemporaneity for versatile pieces designed to last.
Style February 2019
Exclusive! Lock & Co. X The Rake 'Pall Mall' Fedora
The Rake has joined forces with iconic London-based hatters Lock & Co. to create the limited edition ‘Pall Mall’ Fedora, an exemplar of classic style.
Photography by Neil Gavin, styling by Veronica Perez.
Style January 2018
5 Ways to Wear a Hat
From the formal fedora to the laid-back beanie, we look to five icons whose style effortlessly incorporates the most rakish of headgear.
Craft January 2018
Lock & Co. Hatters' Storied Heritage
As one of the world’s oldest family-owned businesses, famed British hatmaker Lock & Co. has a strong reputation – and its bastions are proudly committed to upholding it.
Style December 2017
How to Wear a Peaked Cap
Popular throughout history with everyone from princes to paupers, the peaked cap has recently crept back onto the menswear landscape, and The Rake thinks it’s about time, too.
Craft June 2017
A Top Hat Investment
Purchase a straw hat for four or five figures? Assuredly, sir. Here’s why a finely crafted Panama is worth every penny of its price.
Craft October 2016
Plain Genius: The Hats of Nick Fouquet
When we asked Nick Fouquet to design a hat for The Rake, we never said it would be easy. But Nick rose to our design challenge — the theme was Montana…