Style October 2018
7 Shoulder Styles and How to Wear Them
Since the 1600s, the cut of a shoulder has aimed to exaggerate or suppress the apparent width, and hence presence, of the man beneath it. Here, we look at a few key styles of shoulder and how each works best.
Style May 2017
Sciamat: Shouldering The Weight of Creativity
Translated from the original Persian, Sciamát means ‘the king is dead’, which gives you an idea of how brothers Valentino and Nicola Ricci have revolutionised men’s sartorialism with their original creative expression and uniqueness of vision.
News January 2017
Milan Fashion Week Men's: Cifonelli
The Rake speaks to John Vizzone, the Creative Director of Cifonelli Ready To Wear, ahead of the house’s presentation at Milan Fashion Week Men’s.
Style September 2015
The Noble Ninefold Path to Suit Enlightenment, Part I
The Rake’s Founder & Editor-in-Chief talks you through the very foundations of the suit itself; the shoulders and armholes.