Icons May 2022
4 Minute Read Rakes of principal and Rakes of conscience that stood up for what they felt was right despite the imposition of will by powers moral, civil, governmental and conventional. And in so doing irreversibly altered the very course of human culture.
Watches October 2019
This is how Wei Rolls: Bennett Winch's Ultimate Watch Rolls
Not content with the classic watch roll, Wei Koh met with Bennett Winch to design the ultimate watch transporter, now available on The Rake.
Style April 2019
The Edit: The Rake's founder Wei Koh
The Rake’s founder and editorial director, Wei Koh, picks a few of his favourite items from the shop, all of which, he says, have a distinct ‘sartorial desert island vibe’…
News January 2019
Wei Koh's Blamo! Podcast On Style, Film and Fashion
In a particularly rakish episode of renowned style podcast Blamo!, Wei Koh speaks with Jeremy Kirkland about his background in film and fashion and how he came to establish The Rake.
Speed August 2017
Invest: Kevil's BMW R100/7 Street Scrambler Z
Kevin Hill, proprietor of Kevil’s Speed Shop, doesn’t just fabricate custom motorcycles; he creates rolling works of mechanical art that rival the builds of any workshop on the planet.
Craft April 2017
Huntsman: Savile Row's Supreme Structuralists
Savile Row’s Huntsman is the master when it comes to structured tailoring that ennobles the wearer.
Icons July 2016
La Belle et la Bête: Birkin & Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin were the golden couple of their generation, and their grand amour continues to inspire and fascinate.
Craft May 2016
Make Room For A Bad Muthafuka
When it comes to cigars, size matters. So why doesn’t the same apply to cigar cases? Fortunately, the French trunk makers Goyard know how to keep everything in proportion.
Icons April 2016
The Messiah of Dystopia | Andrew Lincoln
Andrew Lincoln is polite, generous and decent to a fault. In other words, a good man. And as strange as it might seem to fans of television mega-hit The Walking…
Style April 2016
Blancpain’s Le Brassus Minute Repeater Carrousel with Erotic Automaton is a prime example of how erotic timepieces can not only be titillating, but also veritable works of high art.
Pleasure March 2016
WHERE GOD'S BEST ANGELS STAY | MANDARIN ORIENTAL
As Area Vice President of Operations, of the Mandarin Oriental, Paris, Philippe Leboeuf has seen guests reduced to tears—of joy, of course. We talk to a man on a mission…
Style January 2016
Song of Himself
The birth of the Pierre Arpels watch.