Alessio Piastrelli's Watches
"I am particularly attached to my Submariner Hulk, my very first Rolex. The other model that’s truly special is a Rolex Daytona 6263 from 1979, a Paul Newman. It was a special gift I received from Carolina for our wedding.”
Collection Privée Cartier Paris Tortue Minute Repeater
The Collection Privée Cartier Paris Tortue Minute Repeater is the most important modern complicated Cartier watch created. Which is not to say that it is the most technically complex; there are many watches created by Cartier in recent years that are far more complicated. But the best use of complicated movements at Cartier is when they serve the design brilliance and extraordinary elegance of the maison’s shaped designs.
Why Vintage Watches Have Never Gone Out of Style | The Rake
To mark Phillips’ rare and vintage watch auction in New York next month, for which The Rake has styled matching looks, Wei Koh opines how vintage timepieces have never been more relevant.
The modern voice of classic elegance
Of all the material innovations that Rado has been a pioneer of, from tungsten carbide to ceramic, the brand has braved the frontlines with implementing new materials, emerging as the creator of the first scratchproof watch. Yet, what we're offering here
The 'Ghost Captain' Has Docked: Shop Our Exclusive Rado Collaboration Now | The Rake
LIMITED EDITION RADO X THE RAKE & REVOLUTION CAPTAIN COOK ‘GHOST CAPTAIN’ | We were so impressed with the 2017 Rado HyperChrome Captain Cook that we unanimously voted it for the Ultimate Value Watch of the Year Award, and even wanted one of our own. Meet the watch we have nicknamed “Ghost Captain”.
Styled Auction: Phillips, The Rake and Mr Porter Celebrate the World's Finest Timepieces in London | The Rake
On Thursday, Aurel Bacs, Toby Bateman and Wei Koh joined director Paul Feig for an evening of fine watch discussion at Phillips’ auction house in London.
The Rake and Hublot's Aerofusion Chronograph 'Molon Labe' Auction | The Rake
Earlier this week, The Rake celebrated the launch of the exclusive Hublot Aerofusion Chronograph “Molon Labe” at the Corinthia. The collaboration has produced 25 watches, which can only be obtained here on TheRake.com.
Exclusive! Hublot for The Rake and Revolution Aerofusion Chronograph ‘Molon Labe’
EXCLUSIVE! HUBLOT FOR THE RAKE AND REVOLUTION AEROFUSION CHRONOGRAPH ‘MOLON LABE’ | With only 25 pieces made of The Rake and Revolution’s highly collectable collaboration with Hublot, the Aerofusion Chronograph ‘Molon Labe’ is a must-have addition for watch aficionados, so “Come and take them.”
Castles, Cars and Art de Vivre: the Sotheby’s Rally 2018 | The Rake
CASTLES, CARS AND ART DE VIVRE: THE SOTHEBY’S RALLY 2018 | Taking in some of the most incredible properties in the world, the 2nd annual Sotheby’s rally traced a very rakish path from Paris’s Left Bank to the charmingly chic environs of Deauville on the coast in a cavalcade of vintage sports cars. The Rake’s Digital Editor Ryan Thompson went along for the ride
Exclusive! Hublot Aerofusion Chronograph Special Edition 'The Rake' | The Rake
EXCLUSIVE! HUBLOT AEROFUSION CHRONOGRAPH SPECIAL EDITION ‘THE RAKE’ | Using the world’s oldest and most modern alloys, Hublot and The Rake have married classicism and contemporary aesthetics — as well as a passion for cigars — to form a new signature watch in a very limited edition of 25 pieces.