Held in the stunning penthouse suite of Claridge’s Hotel, The Rake hosted the first party for London Collections: Men, in association with the British Fashion Council.
Paul Stuart has always been great at producing distinctive tailoring with exceptional quality. Since Ralph Auriemma took over as creative director, adding the mainline to his Phineas Cole work, there has been a touch more dandy to the collections – and Autumn/Winter 2014 is no exception.
In a superbly elegant meeting of art and fashion, architect Frank Gehry is to design window displays for Louis Vuitton stores, featuring sail-like shapes billowing out from behind the glass
Last month we posted some preview images of the Gieves & Hawkes A/W video in Scotland. The full video was worth the wait
Well-made boots are a highly tactile pleasure to wear – on a par with great expanses of leather in weekend bags or leather jackets. When the boots are made by superb French brand JM Weston, the pleasure is particularly keen
Here at The Rake, we covet few things more than a length of smooth, superfine Merino wool suiting cloth, awaiting its miraculous transformation into a bespoke sports coat.
Collaborations are rarely as visceral as this. Ralph Lauren’s Denim & Supply line has launched a series of collaborations called Project Warehouse, with a highly curated video featuring its three artists.
Vilebrequin has blessed Regent Street with a new boutique. The shop has plenty of charming and stop-in-the-street qualities. The large windows and beachy décor is inviting and a pleasant contrast to the stone walls and pavement.
In an unusual partnerhip, Stefano Pilati, creative director of Ermenegildo Zegna, and acclaimed Korean director Park Chan-wook (known most notably for his so-called Vengeance Trilogy) are to release a film entitled A Rose Reborn.
Turnbull & Asser has teamed up with luggage specialist Globe-Trotter, creating a collection of limited edition luxury cases
Eilean Donan castle provides the backdrop to the shoot for Gieves and Hawkes‘ Autmn/Winter collection. Here are some previews of the collection.