Watches May 2021
Born for the Skies: IWC Pilot’s Watches
Felix Scholz takes a look into the magnificent history of the IWC’s Pilot’s Watches.
Watches April 2021
Two Incredible IWC Ingenieurs
The Rake delves into the history of the IWC Ingenieur.
Watches April 2021
IWC GST Chrono Rattrapante
Made between 2001 and 2004, the IWC GST Rattrapante had a short production run but the example here is one of the most sought-after references within the family.
Style March 2021
The Legacy of IWC’s Le Petit Prince
Featuring a midnight blue dial and an engraving on the caseback of the little prince himself, the retro style “Le Petit Prince” editions have almost become like a sub-brand within IWC’s Pilot’s watch family.
Pleasure January 2019
A Celebration With IWC Watches and George Cleverley
Last night, The Rake celebrated the incredibly successful launch of the IWC Pilot’s Watch 36mm at George Cleverley in The Royal Arcade. 150 watches sold out in 18 minutes, as such, it was guaranteed to be a memorable evening.
Watches December 2018
IWC X The Rake: Pilot's Watch Automatic 36 Special Edition
Recreating the ultimate military pilot’s watch for today’s urban flyboy. Reserve yours now…
Watches May 2018
Watch of the Week: IWC Portugieser Perpetual Calendar Edition 150 Years
In celebration of its 150th anniversary, IWC has released this stunning Portugieser Perpetual Calendar Edition that’s limited to 250 pieces.
News March 2017
Introducing IWC's 2017 Ingenieur Collection
IWC revisits one of its finest hours with this year’s relaunched Ingenieur collection.
Icons February 2017
Sewing The Seeds of Time
His journey from school plays to the Royal Shakespeare Company to big-screen superstardom is long since complete. But, says Nick Scott, that doesn’t mean Sir Patrick Stewart’s passion, ambition and curiosity have been sated.
Style November 2016
Hello, Mr Porter
The Rake‘s Founder ruminates on the future of watch retail and the companies that are set to take the game-changing step of fully embracing e-commerce.
Style October 2015
Rake Commends: Exemplary Timepieces
There are few objects in this life more beautiful than a well executed timepiece. These four, from esteemed brands Audemars Piguet, Richard Mille, IWC and Vacheron Constantin, take the biscuit though.