tbt: what did london street style look like 30 years ago?
We throwback 30 years to The Comic Issue, and remind ourselves London's inimitable style has always been red hot. "Availability, accessibility and adaptability! Let us run this past you: street-smart and cost-conscious with the reek of chic... In true...
disruptive fashion lover: why we need to campaign for model health
How many in the fashion industry truly understand the influence they have? Fashion revolutionary Caryn Franklin ponders this question as she pledges her support for the WEP's campaign for model health.
catching up with slow fashion: safia minney's ethical fashion revolution
i-D speak with the People Tree founder as she celebrates 25 years at the forefront of the ethical fashion industry in a new book, Slow Fashion, collecting industry wisdom from Caryn Frankin, Zandra Rhodes, Lily Cole, Livia Firth and many more.
could an age limit of 18 protect model health?
i-D attended a government inquiry into model health led by Caroline Nokes MP last week, where models, agents, diversity activists and medical professionals all seemed to see the sense in raising the minimum catwalk age from 16 to 18.
size matters - caryn franklin
In our final film of Size Matters week, we speak to Caryn Franklin - fashion commentator, Master of Science student and all round i-D i-Con. Co-founder of the award winning All Walks Beyond the Catwalk, an initiative which promotes diverse beauty...
imagining a radical fashion future with diversity pioneer caryn franklin
A fashion editor and co-editor of i-D in the 80s, Caryn Franklin has more than 30 years of experience in the industry and is a co-founder of All Walks, a charity promoting diverse body and beauty ideals in fashion. Ahead of the government's inquiry...
caryn franklin discusses diversity, body ideals and beauty today
As All Walks Beyond the Catwalk hits its fifth birthday and celebrates its new status as a registered charity, we speak to its founder, Caryn Franklin about diversity, stereotypes and beauty ideals today.
what was your girlhood like?
To coincide with the release of The Girls + Boys Issue, Pre-Fall 14, we dedicated last week entirely to the boys, but this week is all girls, girls, girls! From the kids who grew up as tomboys to those who wanted to be glamour pusses, the golden girls...