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Invest: TOM FORD Slim Fit Suede Jacket
The ebb and flow of winter trends is somewhat inevitable, and whilst we at The Rake do our best not to get caught up in them, the last few months have seen some simply amazing blazers, shearling coats...
Rose Tinted Glasses: Scarfes Bar at The Rosewood
The Rake’s resident drinks writer offers a very personal ode to Scarfes Bar in the Rosewood, a satisfying drinking den composed of mahogany, marble and a myriad of good memories.
I Spy: John Le Carré
Intellectual, author and a thoroughly elegant individual, David Cornwell, a.k.a ‘John Le Carre’, is a discreet and intriguing Rake icon.
The Last Emperor: Yohei Fukuda
There’s a distinct sense of understatement surrounding Japanese shoemaker Yohei Fukuda, who strikes The Rake as a man that likes to let his work speak for him. And speak for him it does, as our Online...
Alpacking Heat: The Motoluxe Teddy Bear Coat
Every now and then, something crops up on the sartorial radar that gets me properly hot under the collar. Mason & Sons is a brand, or rather a parent company, which only really cropped up on The Rake’...
Certified Original: Peggy Guggenheim
The Soft Touch: Steven Hitchcock Bespoke
As a general rule, I’ve always gravitated towards tailors of the architectural persuasion. There’s something about jackets with armoured chests and strong shoulders that makes me want to walk that lit...
The Autumn/Winter of The Patriarch: Gianni Agnelli
All hail Gianni Agnelli, ‘The Rake of the Rivieria’. We revisit his life, influence and lasting impact on the culture that underpins our magazine.