How The Breton Shirt Earned Its Stripes
The Rake shines a light on a garment that has transcended time, sailed through changes in fashion, has adorned some of the most rakish icons of the past, and continues to influence luxury menswear today.
Contemporary Tweed Specialist: Walker Slater
The Rake heads up to Edinburgh to visit Walker Slater, the Scottish tailoring brand that’s reviving tweed with its contemporary house styles and approach to the cloth.
Fight The Good Fight: Chapal for The Rake USAAF Jacket
The Chapal for The Rake USAAF is an aviator jacket that is steeped in the rich tradition of military uniform and a sublime expression of French h...
Back To The Future: Nigel Cabourn
Part-designer, part-archivist, Nigel Cabourn is truly someone whose passion for the rich history of menswear knows few equals.
The Most Rakish Menswear Stores On The Planet: The Vintage Showroom
The Rake explores The Vintage Showroom, the flagship store of one of the largest collections of vintage menswear in the world.
Carmina Footwear Comes to London
Praise be to the Gods of fine men’s footwear, at long last, the legendary Majorca-based shoemaker is going to be available in London.
Osaka Five: The Evolution Of Japanese Denim
Whether you’re a denim connoisseur-come-collector or a novice dipping your toe into the indigo pool of vintage denim, Josh Sims goes back to the ...
Come Fry With Me: The Imperial Hotel, Tokyo
The Imperial Hotel’s jazz-age slash late-sixties ring-a-ding-ding vibe is one of the things that makes the establishment stand out as a particula...