Icons May 2021
Escaping The Tyranny Of The Ordinary: Paul Theroux
The writer Paul Theroux has been cast in a great American tradition — as an inquirer, an idealist and, most importantly, a subversive. Originally published in Issue 64 of The Rake, James Medd writes that from his defining work, 1975’s The Great Railway Bazaar, he has helped us see the world anew.
Icons September 2019
Words of Wisdom: Luca Faloni
Luca Faloni’s eponymous brand showcases the finest craftsmanship and fabrics his native land has to offer. He speaks with us about his heritage, the pursuit of perfection, and his post-modern approach to the ancient language of luxury menswear.
Style June 2019
Leg Spin - how to wear the trousers
In Half Moon Bay Antigua, The Rake shot a masterclass on how to wear different styles of trousers from some of the finest sartorial brands in the world…
Icons June 2019
King of Hearts
Kevin Hart has conquered stand-up and comic acting in a vertiginous rise, writes Tom Chamberlin, and now he’s ready to take on the kind of serious, dramatic roles that will distinguish him as one of Hollywood’s leading men.