notes on being a woman


maya jama on the importance of female power

The journalist and presenter offers her notes on being a woman.
Roisin Lanigan

a lesson in body positivity with prism designer anna laub

With fans in Rihanna, Beyoncé and Paloma Elesser, Prism swimwear has always been about one thing; body positivity. Here founder Anna Laub shares her notes on being a woman.
Holly Shackleton

actress maisie richardson-sellers on women’s battle to be seen

Currently starring in a new West End show, 3Women​, the British actress and LBGTQ+ activist offers her notes on being a woman.
Circe Hughes

award-winning activist lateefah simon has dedicated her life to serving others who can not rise up

From fighting patriarchy to honouring the memory of her late husband, Lateefah Simon offers her notes on being a woman.
Tish Weinstock

playwright nessah muthy is growing older and giving less of a shit

Ahead of the launch of her new play, Sex With Robots And Other Devices, here Nessah Muthy offers her notes on being a woman.
Tish Weinstock

stephanie nnamani has no interest in being liked for anything less than who she is

From navigating life’s emotional burdens to always remembering to breathe, here the Nigerian photographer offers her notes on being a woman.
George Douglas-Davies

actor stacy martin has sage advice for her teenage self

Stacy, who rose to fame in Lars von Triers infamous Nymphomaniac, is the star of forthcoming film Redoutable -- a film about the turbulent relationship between Jean-Luc Godard and his young wife Anne Wiazemsky.
Clementine de Pressigny

this model went from walking the catwalk to working in the bush

Aleksandra Orbeck Nilssen shares her notes on being a woman
Tish Weinstock

sheryl crow - “america is stressful”

From sexism in the music industry to living in an ageist society, the musical icon offers her notes on being a woman
Hanna Hanra
notes on being a woman

this teenage poet perfectly articulates what it means to be a girl

From always listening to her aunties, to the advice she’d give to her son, Abondance Matanda offers her notes on being a woman.
Tish Weinstock

alexa chung wants you to be period proud

As she launches her Virginia Woolf-inspired collection, a sartorial love letter to the Bloomsbury set, the model, author, TV host and now founder and creative director of label ALEXACHUNG offers her notes on being a woman.
Audry Hiaoui

at college, pop icon annie lennox was told to become a teacher

The former Eurythmics star, who has sold more than 80 million records worldwide, tells i-D about dropping out of college, the wisdom of ageing, and her women-focused charity The Circle in her Notes on Being a Woman.
Charlotte Gush