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PETA is retiring its infamous nude anti-fur campaign

After almost 30 years, the animal rights group is ending its celebrity-led 'I'd Rather Go Naked' campaign -- but will continue to use nudity to highlight other anti-cruelty causes.
Jenna Mahale
2.5.20
News

the comments on the gillette ad prove why it's necessary

Evidently toxic masculinity isn't going anywhere. For now.
Jack Sunnucks
1.16.19
beauty week 2018

exploring the relationship between perfume and gender

Katie Puckrick wants people to stop trying to define whether the fluid in a particular bottle is “for women” or “for men,” and start thinking about what makes you smell good.
Katie Puckrick
6.13.18
beauty week

exploring the relationship between perfume and gender

Katie Puckrick wants people to stop trying to define whether the fluid in a particular bottle is “for women” or “for men”, and start thinking about what makes you smell good.
Katie Puckrik
Katie Puckrick
6.13.18
Culture

why we need stronger lgbt+ representation in advertising

It’s probably not a massive shock that LGBT+ people are woefully under represented in advertising -- and then there’s the sad fact that the most complained about ad of 2016 was a builder in heels. So what’s being done to change this? We find out.
Greg French
12.7.17
Fashion

calvin klein on creating fashion’s most provocative advertisements

On the release of his first book, we spoke to the legendary designer to find out what really comes between him and his Calvin’s.
Felix Petty
10.31.17
News

there are new measures to crack down on sexist ads

Sick of ads telling us a woman’s sole purpose in life is to mould herself into a bronze sculpture thinner than the floss she cleans her pearly whites with? So is the Advertising Standards Authority.
Georgie Wright
7.21.17
Sex

emerging brands are taking ‘sex sells’ to new extremes

Allusion and innuendo are so 2016.
Erica Euse
6.2.17
Think Pieces

why can’t fashion quit smoking?

Fashion’s love of cigarettes is a lingering example of advertisers manipulating women’s self-image to sell them something they don’t really want.
i-D Staff
Wendy Syfret
5.24.17
Culture

why do brands think they can be agents for social change?

We’re living through an age where we need to take more direct action than ever. But should we be relying on brands to take a stand as well?
Greg French
i-D Staff
4.14.17
Interviews

'american spirit' is roe ethridge's original look at a twisted country

New and not-so-new work from the conceptual artist who infiltrates the fashion and advertising worlds to subvert them.
Adam Lehrer
2.28.17
Fashion

david lachapelle on the positive power of advertising

After shooting the new #makelovenotwalls campaign for Diesel, the legendary photographer shares his thoughts about how we can all stay optimistic that a brighter and more exciting tomorrow is possible.
i-D Staff
Lula Ososki
2.21.17
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