Watches June 2020
Van Cleef & Arpels – The Midnight Palais de la Chance, Four Leaf Clover Watch
Gold sculpting, champlevé enamel, translucent enamel, Lapis Lazuli selection and marquetry and diamond setting using DEF/ VVS stones all collide in this incredible unique Midnight Palais de la Chance Trèfles Décor timepiece, generously donated by Van, Cleef & Arpels to the Revolution x The Rake Covid-19 Solidarity Auction.
Code March 2016
What To Buy This Week: Vol. 5
When it comes to spending money on commodities, we at Rake Towers never fail to perform above and beyond the call of duty. Purchasing wisely is another matter though, and investing in…
Style February 2016
A Jewel In The Crown
President and CEO of Van Cleef & Arpels, Nicolas Bos, conducts his life and pursues his goals with guile, grace and gravitas.
Style January 2016
Heure d'Ici et Heure d'Ailleurs: A Tribute to the Jet Set
A certain Cholly Knickerbocker came up with the moniker for an impossibly glamorous and unimaginably affluent social group no longer constrained by mere geographical boundaries and plodding voyage by sea. The sky…
News January 2016
A Life Uncompromised
An introduction by The Rake‘s Founder & Editor-in-Chief.