The Female Gaze Issue
open-hearted (and underwater) with michèle lamy
Artist, shaman, businesswoman: trying to define Michèle Lamy remains impossible, and perhaps it would not be fair or respectful to do so.
Gloria Maria Cappelletti
#tfw i-D’s the female gaze issue wins cover of the year
everything is political: maxine peake on changing the world
Acclaimed stage and screen actress, Maxine Peake, argues that the people must be united – and less self involved – in order to effect real change. Peake, 43, also celebrates the modern family – those who choose not to have children but are just as...
paloma elsesser is all about being the best version of yourself
Beautiful, intelligent and funny, Paloma Elsesser is the model winning over the industry simply by being herself.
oh stop, you’re making me blush: meeting chanel's lucia pica
A year and a half in the making, Lucia Pica’s debut collection for Chanel, Le Rouge Collection N°1, is a modern love letter to the colour red.
lynsey addario's photography has changed the way we see the world
Award-winning American photojournalist Lynsey Addario has survived being kidnapped twice and held at gunpoint three times to report on the human cost of war, and the unique experiences of women.
family jewels: meeting gaia repossi
The first female designer to run her family’s century-old jewellery house, Gaia Repossi says women know what women want.
Anders Christian Madsen
where my girls at?
Holding up her unfiltered lens to the industry's biggest models, take to the streets of NYC, as Cass Bird captures the spirit of sisterhood in this raw and natural shoot.
my mother, my self: meeting lena dunham and laurie simmons
Lena Dunham and her artist mother, Laurie Simmons, both explore themes of femininity, sexuality and the role of women through their work. Here the mother and daughter reflect on their shared passion for politics and a love that knows no bounds.
she's electric: hillier bartley capture the elusive attitude of femininity right now
Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley are two of fashion's most astute female voices, with their entry onto the fashion scene in the late 90s as Hillier Bartley paving the way for a generation of female designers in a previously male-dominated industry.
Anders Christian Madsen
from writers, singers and actors to feminist activists, meet petra collins' inspirational women
From cult art icon Marilyn Minter to publishing’s new genius Tavi Gevinson and future star Selah Marley, Petra Collins handpicks eight trailblazing females whose approach to art, music, writing and activism defines the world we live in.
can your selfie really change the world?
A new wave of feminists are harnessing social media as a vehicle for change, but can a hashtag really be a tool for female liberation?