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.
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.
The Rake looks at the finest details of St. James’s most treasured occupants and experts in a number of charming short films. Sharing tips and expertise, the craftsman of Jermyn St. explain the nuances involved in caring for and prolonging the life of a gentleman’s wardrobe. From polishing ones brogues, to folding away your Panama, this is just part of the charm of St. James’s. Watch and learn…
For its latest expressions, the endlessly creative shoemaker we know and love – Maison Corthay – has come up with three models that offer an unusual take on classic men’s footwear.