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Fashion

creativity will save us all

“Creativity is our light at the end of tunnel. The thing that tells us to get out of bed because someone somewhere is doing something beautiful,” says i-D cover star Adwoa Aboah. In the cover story for The Creativity Issue, Tim Walker captures the...
i-D Staff
4.13.17
Culture

photographing dalston in the 80s

Anarchists, fascists and little girls with Cabbage Patch dolls. Dalston in the 80s had it all.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.6.17
Culture

jonny woo explores how east london became a centre of nightlife, fashion and all things cool

As his East London Lecture transfers to Shoreditch Town Hall, London’s leading drag queen reveals a new look styled by Fee Doran, one of the characters he channels and celebrates in the show.
Princess Julia
4.18.16
News

​exclusive: watch kali uchis and sophia webster bring barbie to east london

She gets a Rinse FM girl gang and dines in a pie and mash shop, obvs.
i-D Staff
8.27.15
Music

​a guide to london’s visions festival… in illustration form

Ahead of their set at this weekend’s Visions Festival, Spanish girl band Hinds get creative.
Francesca Dunn
8.3.15
News

jonny woo brings the glory to gay east london

Drag superstar is the man behind the scene’s newest venue.
Colin Crummy
12.16.14
Culture

remembering the joiners arms

With news coming through that The Joiners Arms in London is about to close, we revisit Paul Flynn's ode to the after hours boozer from 2008's The i-Disco Issue. A pub where worlds collide, where at any point you could expect the freaks, the fabulous...
Paul Flynn
11.6.14
Fashion

what would princess julia do?

From the Warren Street Squat to the Hostess with the Mostess at Hoi Polloi’s Midnight Supper Club at Shoreditch’s Ace Hotel, DJ, writer and i-D Cultural Correspondent Princess Julia has been at the forefront of the underground for over three decades...
Hattie Collins
5.22.14
Fashion

casely-hayford autumn/winter 14 menswear

Stirring up the past to imagine their future, London menswear design duo Casely-Hayford delivered the most accomplished debut LC:M will ever see.
Francesca Dunn
1.10.14