SHOP THE RAKE VALUES
Style October 2017
As we look forward to the opening of its New York store this week, we reflect on how Hadleigh’s made its mark in the boutique world of the USA, starting in Dallas.
Icons September 2017
The Rake celebrates the free-living, lavish-loving, sterling-wordsmithing, bespoke-tailored life Gay Talese.
Before he was Ol’ Blue Eyes, Frank Sinatra sang for pennies, was a keen amateur boxer and carried a lead pipe with him wherever he went. But the potential was always there…
Elaine Kaufman’s eponymous restaurant became an unofficial member’s club for New York’s most happening hellraisers, but not one was a match for her spirited disposition.
The originator of luxury streetwear, Dapper Dan created clothing for those marginalised by high fashion, helping to cement his iconic status in New York City and beyond.
Media mogul William S. Paley and his socialite wife Barbara ‘Babe’ Cushing Mortimer Paley were more than just a complex ‘It’ couple — their famous New York soirées took American style and glamour to dizzying new heights.
Mickey Rourke has glimpsed the gates of hell and doesn’t want to return. Fortunately, even in the seventh decade of a tumultuous life, cinema seems to provide an outlet for the actor’s emotion.
Style September 2017
‘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…
Pleasure September 2017
The Rake chooses its favourite patty-and-bun combos from the veritable meat market that is New York City.
Pleasure February 2016
With The Mark Hotel NY’s new Grand Penthouse, at last, good taste sits atop a ‘World’s Most Expensive’ list.