North-89’s Scandinavian Sneakers
Founder Gustaf Secher tells us what makes North-89’s sneakers a legitimately superior product.
How to Wear Sneakers
The humble sneaker has come a long way in the last century. Now a firm fixture amongst high-luxury houses and artisanal brands alike, The Rake charts its history and just what it takes to pull off this still-divisive shoe…
Henry Poole x Adidas: Merging Streetwear with Tailoring
The latest collaboration between Henry Poole, Adidas Originals and Fox Brothers marks the beginning of a new age of craftsmanship, menswear, sartorialism and technology.
Walk This Way: Luxury Running Sneakers
Now more than ever, luxury houses are in the race to create the most superior running sneaker on the market, yet it wasn’t until recently they sprung from the starting blocks that hip-hop and basketball set in the 1980s.
What To Buy This Week: Vol. 9
This week’s edit on luxury goods from convertibles to cologne, handpicked by our Editorial Associate.
#SuitsAndSneakers pt I
Joining in with the suits & sneakers movement, photographer Jonathan Pryce (AKA Garcon Jon) takes to the streets to find the most stylish men in ...
Tailored and Trainered
Is it really now not only acceptable, but de rigueur, to wear sneakers with a suit? The Rake shows how a footloose approach can be carried off...
Rakecreation: The Rise of Casual Formal
By mixing elements of formality and sportswear, men are defining an all-new mode of sartorial self-expressionism.