Style December 2020
St Moritz: Top of The World
In its heyday in the 1960s and ’70s, St. Moritz was the hedonistic winter escape of the international jet set, and the Badrutt’s Palace Hotel, also fondly known as ‘The Palace’, was where they held court. Originally featured in Issue 37 of The Rake, Nick Foulkes unearths many brilliant anecdotes from the era.
Pleasure November 2019
Badrutt’s Palace: the centrepiece of St. Moritz
One of the most famous hotels in the world readies itself for another winter season of charm, elegant and unabashed old-school hedonism…
Style February 2019
Alps & Meters at the Snow Polo World Cup
The Rake took to the frozen lake of St. Moritz with alpine brand Alps & Meters for the annual spectacle that is the Snow Polo World Cup.
Icons June 2017
The Bold and the Beautiful
Who’s to say that a woman’s attraction to wealth and influence is any more shallow than a man’s to beauty or sexual allure? Whatever the motivation, writes James Medd, it took courage and strength of character for women in the 20th century to behave in a way men considered their birthright.