2014

Music

top 10 i-D mixes of 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, we reflect on the best i-D mixes we’ve dropped since January. This is essential listening.
James Hutchins
12.30.14
think piece

2014, the year of... sports in fashion

When did sweatpants and workout gear become appropriate for the office and da club, not to mention the runway? In a year when designers like Alexander Wang and Chanel explored the possibility of luxury at the gym, i-D wonder how the fashion crowd got...
Mallory Rice
12.30.14
Think Pieces

2014, the year of… transgender visibility

​You’d have to have been living under a rock to have missed the explosion of transgender voices in public life this past year. Seriously. From Janet Mock’s explosive interview with Piers Morgan in the States, to Kellie Maloney’s very public transition...
Paris Lees
12.29.14
Think Pieces

2014, the year of... anna ewers, the new brigitte bardot

Following in the footsteps of Claudia Schiffer and Lara Stone, 2014 was the year the fashion world welcomed its latest baby Bardot, Anna Ewers, the model storming the runways and bringing all the boys to her yard with a sultry date in the Pirelli...
Felicity Kinsella
12.29.14
Think Pieces

2014, the year of... instagram

Charge it, point it, zoom it, press it, snap it, work it, quick - upload it. 2014 has been a coming of age year for Instagram that has seen it usurp Twitter and break news, fuel movements and cultivate calls for change in a haze of hashtags.
Steve Salter
12.28.14
Think Pieces

anyone else feeling the graduate squeeze?

As we look back at 2014 and gear up for 2015, spare a thought for the thousands of graduates who are yet to find a job in the competitive market. We ponder as the year draws to a close, what the future is for the young, educated and unemployed.
Dan Wilkinson
12.27.14
Think Pieces

2014, the year of... wearable technology

We wear our hearts on our sleeves, but what about our hard drives? From fibre optic dresses at Fashion Week to entire 3D-printed collections, i-D investigates why 2014 was the year of wearable technology.
Emily Manning
12.27.14
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i-D 2014 (plus a sneak peek at 2015)

Alongside six issues, seven cover stars and two parties, in 2014 the i-D video team got steamy with Harley Weir, pole danced at Nasir Mazhar's East London strip club, sat on Jean Paul Gaultier's lap for a Eurotrash special, rapped with Angel Haze, hit...
i-D Team
12.26.14
Music

top 10 music videos of 2014

Times have changed massively since the days when we sat at home flicking between MTV and Kerrang, wasting hours of our lives waiting for a glimpse of our musical crushes doing their thing. These days YouTube exists, MTV has moved onto Teen Mom 2, and...
Francesca Dunn
12.26.14
Think Pieces

2014, the year of...the comeback

​Just like Taylor Swift’s love life, some things in life never stay the same. Particularly when it comes to all things à la mode. And 2014 seems to be no different. Whether it’s Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Hailey and Ireland Baldwin, Willow and Jayden...
Tish Weinstock
12.24.14
Think Pieces

top 10 #hashtags of 2014

It’s the international symbol used more than the pound or dollar sign. In 2014, the hashtag reached iconic status, finally being added to the Oxford English Dictionary in June, making it the new ‘selfie’ of our generation. Used to open conversations on...
Greg French
12.24.14
Think Pieces

how post-internet art went mainstream

2014 felt like a watershed year for art, when the new global underground went mainstream and began to sweep away the old guard of the YBAs and post-internet art finally cracked the market.
Felix Petty
12.23.14
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