Style July 2020
Stefano Bemer for The Rake: The Ready To Wear Collection
As The Rake launches a capsule collection of Stefano Bemer shoes, Christian Barker explores the craftsmanship and expertise behind the brand.
News May 2020
OF THOSE TO WHOM MUCH IS GIVEN
Shrugging off their own profound challenges, many luxury businesses, brands and artisans have come to the aid of those in need during the Covid-19 crisis.
Pleasure February 2020
Tales From The Drinking Cup: lil' Louis turns the lights on in Paris
The world’s most opulent spirit maker, Louis XIII, has launched a new limited-edition celebrating Paris in 1900 with its second Opus of Time Collection.
News January 2020
ASSOULINE: Luxury Books or Miniature Museums?
Justifiably recognised as the fashion crowd’s favorite book publisher, Assouline have revolutionized the way books are published, with their rich eclecticism approach, which has proved undeniably popular with both scholarly and curious minds.
Pleasure December 2019
The Beaumont's Old World Resplendence
A bolthole of timeless luxury, The Beaumont offers a stylish escape for those seeking respite from the demands of modern life.
Craft October 2019
DAKS: 125 Years in the Making
With an unwavering presence in the British tailoring industry spanning 125 years, DAKS continues to endure in our collective style consciousness. Its latest Autumn/Winter collection marks the label’s rich legacy and pays homage to British heritage.
Craft October 2019
Ettinger's New (York) Lodgings
Renowned British leather goods maker Ettinger find the perfect home in Turnbull & Asser’s New York Townhouse.
Craft August 2019
Grant Macdonald London: Silversmithing Mastery
Preserving close links to the City in a time of major global expansion.
Watches August 2019
One to Watch: March LA.B
Striking a natural chord between Biarritz and Los Angeles, March LA.B is a new luxury watch brand bringing back France’s horological heritage.
Craft July 2019
Jan Leslie: Vibrantly Linked to Luxury
Using her abiding dexterity to re-interpret the world around her, Jan Leslie creates beautifully intricate and artful jewellery that makes for a most unique addition to any outfit.
Pleasure January 2019
Holy Smokes: How To Light Your Cigar
The Rake’s cigar expert, Mike Choi, dispenses some words of wisdom in how to light your cigar and most importantly how not to, in other words, with a £50 note.
Code December 2018
Gift Ideas: Grooming Essentials
You don’t have to go full Patrick Bateman to improve your skincare routine; these products will ensure grooming is a pleasure, rather than a chore.