Style December 2021
The Rake’s Editor-in-Chief learns to live a little in Loro Piana’s genius Sunset fabric, which exhibits strength, comfort, structure and grace all at once. Can he finally pass muster?
Style November 2021
THE FABRIC OF MODERN SOCIETY
Loro Piana’s new range of jersey textiles is a high-tech improvement on a form of knitting — though fear not, not the variety associated with rocking chairs, unwanted Christmas gifts, and amicable Olympic divers.
Style August 2021
SYSTEM OF A DOWNPOUR
Loro Piana have always been pioneers when it comes to textile performance. Their new Rain System range, which includes a water repellent treatment, takes technical fabrics into uncharted territory.
Style July 2021
Loro Piana's RELIGIOUS CONVERSION
Super-fine, durable, luxurious and evergreen: with an upgraded version of their classic Tasmanian fabric, Loro Piana are calling to us once more…
Style June 2021
Loro Piana: The Smarter Cashmere Wish and The Smarter Accademia
Originally published in Issue 74 of The Rake, Tom Chamberlin marks out two fabrics from one of the biggest players in luxury, Loro Piana, that will provide you with sound and secure appreciation — aesthetically, spiritually and financially.
Style September 2017
What To Wear in New York City
‘One belongs to New York instantly; one belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years.’ So said the writer Thomas Wolfe, and his celebration of the city’s inclusiveness holds true today…
Code June 2017
What to Buy this Week: Out of the Blue
Evoking thoughts of fresh, salty air and blissful relaxation, a wardrobe filled with cool shades of blue offers respite from the tasks of everyday – even when the ocean’s nowhere in sight.
Style June 2017
What to Wear on the French Riviera
The Côte D’Azur still boasts plenty of romantic charm — you just have to look harder these days to find it. When you do, here’s what to wear…
Style May 2017
Walk This Way: Luxury Running Sneakers
Now more than ever, luxury houses are in the race to create the most superior running sneaker on the market, yet it wasn’t until recently they sprung from the starting blocks that hip-hop and basketball set in the 1980s.
Code September 2016
What To Buy This Week: The Autumn Haul
LM Montgomery wrote. “I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers,” – and so are we, as we look forward to freshening up our autumnal collection.
Craft November 2015
Track Record: Loro Piana's 'Record Bale' Competition
There are a great many inspiring awards and initiatives within the wool industry, intended to elevate the quality of this most noble of natural fibres. Even so, none have quite the prestige of Loro Piana’s remarkable ‘Record Bale’ competition.