Stories July 2019
Scarosso: Marche-made in Heaven
Scarosso’s shoes are hand-made in Italy, focusing on transparency and sustainability and yet their mid-market pricing defies this logic. Trust us, they’re the real deal…
Stories July 2019
G. Inglese: the shirtmaker of the cognoscenti
The house of G. Inglese was established in 1955 by eponymous founder Gianni Inglese. In partnership with his brothers and his wife, Inglese built his atelier in Ginosa, an historic…
Style July 2019
Made in Mantua: L.B.M 1911
Introducing L.B.M 1911, a family-owned Italian tailoring powerhouse, that’s catering to the modern man and his sartorial needs.
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.
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.