Stories April 2019
Marche on with Franceschetti
From the esteemed Italian luxury footwear hub of Marche comes Franceschetti, a family-owned brand with a century’s worth of craft expertise.
Stories November 2018
Serapian's Bags Mean Business
Serapian, Italy’s finest bespoke leather bags and accessories Maison is no longer Milan’s best-kept secret. Shop the collection now at The Rake.
Style October 2018
From A Little Comes ALODD: Exclusive Italian Footwear for The Rake
Having already worked as an elite Italian naval commando and as a CEO at Bally, Aldo Lipari decided it was time to move onto bigger and better things: an exclusive collaboration between his brand ALODD and The Rake.
Style August 2018
Melina: The Bespoke Approach
Family-run Italian brand Melina is showing the way forward for beautifully made, highly unique leather outerwear by applying a bespoke ethos to their products.
Craft January 2018
Dalcuore: Naples' Unconventional Tailor
Renowned Neapolitan tailoring house Dalcuore was born of its founder’s willingness to look beyond his hometown for influence and inspiration.
News January 2017
Milan Fashion Week Men's: Santoni
The Rake speaks to Giuseppe Santoni, owner of the eponymous luxury Italian shoemaker famed for its vibrant patinations, ahead of its Autumn/Winter ’17 collection.