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Fashion

this is how cape town does streetwear

"We were forced to create our own things or put our own spin on things that we loved from subcultures that we really resonated with."
Ariana Marsh
7.15.19
Fashion

what does it mean to be a designer in 2019?

As the fashion industry modernises, the once Svengali-like figure of the fashion designer is more fluid and fragmented than ever.
Osman Ahmed
6.13.19
Fashion

the korean designer reclaiming the meaning of weird

Goom Heo won the prestigious L’Oréal Professionnel Creative Award for her CSM MA collection, and now the young Korean designer is planning her next move.
Bella Webb
4.18.19
Fashion

5 rising brands to know this new york fashion week

Including a Rihanna-approved recent Parsons graduate and a Brooklyn designer who’s refusing to present during NYFW at all.
Alice Newell-Hanson
2.10.17
Think Pieces

2016 was the year that… women ruled the runways

This year brought to the forefront the women who, with their agenda setting shows, gave us reason to believe in fashion.
Jack Sunnucks
12.27.16
Fashion

the designer graduates to watch out for

Another year and another batch of insanely good designers all hoping to make it big in the industry. What with fashion’s constant musical chairs, and countless young designers all clamouring to be heard, it’ll be tough times ahead for the next...
i-D Staff
7.26.16
Fashion

​how does being a young fashion designer affect your mental health?

A selection of young London designers running their own labels, open up (anonymously) about how the stress of being a designer impacts on their mental health.
i-D Staff
5.19.16
Fashion

12 parisian designers to follow in 2016

They might not all be French, but these designers are defining the new creative spirit of Paris.
Tess Lochanski
1.12.16
Fashion

why we need more women in top design positions

As Raf Simons departs Dior, the rumour mill spins at full speed with speculations about who will ascend to one of fashion’s most powerful positions. Here’s why his successor should be a woman.
Emily Manning
10.28.15
Fashion

5 chinese designers you should know

From the metropolis of Beijing to Xiamen Island and the foothills of Wutong Mountain, we rounded up the most exciting talents coming out of China right now. Meet the next wave of designers ready to shake up The West.
Alice Newell-Hanson
9.25.15
Fashion

new york designers on their pre-show rituals

Practical, empowering, or just plain superstitious? Your favorite designers on how they prep for the big moment.
Austen Leah Rosenfeld
9.11.15