Model inspired by the famous garment worn by Steve McQueen in a shot by photographer John Dominis in 1963. This garment is made with Makò Cotton : Makò cotton is a production of cotton yarn from Upper Egypt with a fiber length between 30 mm and 34 mm intended for the production of very high quality cotton fabrics.
The name Makò cotton derives from the Egyptian locality of the same name
Polo shirt with buttons
Real horn buttons,
Embroidered satin label,
Ribbed hem and cuffs
Loom worked on gauge 14
Made in Italy
Hand Wash in cold water
Lay flat to dry away from strong light sources
The admiration and amazement that still overwhelms us by choosing vintage is what we want to convey; from the handwritten tag to the classic packaging closed with hemp cord. After all, it's like letting yourself be fascinated by a photo album, feeling the bold owner of something unique and unrepeatable
Clothing is at the same time a science, an art, and a feeling.
The Rakki models are made drawing inspiration and creative strength from the growing desire for the retro aesthetic as an index of quality, luxury and design
Inspired by the style of the cult fashion icons of the past, we recreate those items that became an evergreen in the world of clothing, paying close attention to the choice of materials and attention to detail in line with the spirit of the Italian craftsmanship.