Icons February 2018
Pocket Guide: Tom Chamberlin
The Rake’s Editor attempts to teach us one of his favourite pastimes, backgammon, and talks us through some of his most treasured possessions.
Icons October 2016
The New American Prince: Pedro Pascal
In an exclusive interview with The Rake, Pedro Pascal discusses the American Dream, second chances and his role in the Netflix hit series Narcos.
Code July 2016
Wedding Tails: The Honeymoon
Memories of a wedding are won and lost in the outcome of the honeymoon. You may be surprised to hear, though our Editor has no problem going into detail, that there…
Craft July 2016
Post Haste: Reflecting on Tailored Wedding Tails
After eight fittings and many months of anticipation, Editor Tom Chamberlin’s marvelous bespoke morning suit finally gets its big day…
Pleasure June 2016
Magical Morocco: La Sultana Hotel
Tom Chamberlin seeks out tranquil luxury in Oualidia’s lagoonside La Sultana and finds unexpected peace in the high-energy city of Marrakech.
Code June 2016
Wedding Tails: Dress for a Wedding
Editor Tom Chamberlin invites Rake readers into his fitting room with favoured tailors Kent, Haste & Lachter.
Icons April 2016
SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS
The British actor Edward Holcroft tells us what he learned from his father, what’s top of his bucket list, and why he’d need extra protection for his nose if he…
Code April 2016
Wedding Tails : Photography
If there is one thing that my wife-to-be and I can agree on, it is that we are not, in anyway shape or form, photogenic. Any image of us is…
Code March 2016
Wedding Tails: Do Me A Favour
It seems a little bit counter-intuitive that wedding guests might leave the wedding with some form of present? Surely the bride and groom should be presented with every gewgaw, knickknack…
Code February 2016
WEDDING TAILS: PARENTAL GUIDANCE
This is the more politically sensitive entry into this blog. Today we are talking about the in-laws and how to work with them successfully. I promise you one thing, it will be…