Style October 2021
The Tie Is Dead, Long Live The Tie
Reports of the tie’s death have been greatly exaggerated. While sales have dwindled, properly deployed neckwear remains one of the most potent means of self-expression at a man’s disposal.
Style February 2020
A Rakish Guide to Ties
In an era of people forfeiting dress codes, the tie has inextricably been shoved to one side by many, but here Alexander Freeling affirms the pertinence of the tie, which The Rake has the great pleasure of selling on behalf of some of the most famous Neapolitan, Florentine and British artisans.
Style April 2019
The Rake Foundations #1: the contemporary wardrobe
In the first of a series on how to nail the rudimentary elements of menswear, Aleks Cvetkovic opines on the key pieces that make up a contemporary wardrobe.
Style March 2018
The Anatomy of the Tie
From the tipping to the fold, sartorial menswear expert Chris Modoo delves into the different compositions of ties.
Style March 2016
Pin it Down, Clip it Up
Whether elegantly gem-set or sterling-silver minimalist, tie ornamentation provides a dandy detail that’s classic but in no way anachronistic. With Photography by Munster