what 'rookie' meant to a generation of young female writers
As Tavi Gevinson announces the closure of her website for teen girls, Polyester Zine's founding editor, Ione Gamble, explores its impact on DIY culture and amplifying the voices of young women.
“we wanted to glamourise double chins" -- polyester zine’s latest issue is a celebration of alternative beauty
With musician CupcakKe and artist Polly Nor as cover stars.
polyester zine’s third anniversary issue explores the dark side of femininity and birthdays
It’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to, okay?
witches, clementine creevy and pussy riot power: polyester zine knows what we need
Hot off the press, here's a look at a new issue you don't want to miss.
Clementine de Pressigny
dream wife’s isabella podpadec on the feminist power of reading tarot cards
Ahead of her art-Tarot exhibition with Polyester Zine and The Coven this Saturday night, Isabella tells i-D about her mother being a witch, why Tarot must represent diversity and what the future holds for us all.
polyester zine and the coven collective are putting on a feminist tarot card art show
London’s coolest zine teams up with global art collective Coven, and Dream Wife bassist Isabella Podpadec to create an intersectional tarot deck, exhibited in London in January, for one night only.
how to start your own zine by… ione gamble
Want to get into fashion, but not sure which path to take? From designers and stylists, to writers and directors, we asked a few i-D friends and family how they made their fashion dreams a reality.
exclusive preview: the new polyester zine is the best issue yet
With a 14 page editorial by Edward Meadham, an interview with JD Samson and shoots from Maisie Cousins, Parker Day, Ashley Armitage and more, Issue Five is the perfect antidote to post-Brexit blues.
take an exclusive look inside polyester zine issue four
Editor Ione Gamble tells i-D about shooting self-publishing legend Tavi Gevinson for the cover and picks her favourite quotes from the zine, featuring #BBHMM star Sanam Sindhi, drag performer Victoria Sin, musician Rina Sawayama and spoken word artist...
party for your abortion rights at vogue fabrics tonight
Work It, Polyester and more are pro-dancing, pro-girl zines and pro-choice at the None of Your Business fundraising party tonight.
take an exclusive peek inside polyester zine
i-D caught up with editor Ione Gamble, ahead of tonight’s launch party, to get an exclusive look at Issue 3.
art against fgm
On the eve of their one-night exhibition Female Matters i-D meets Polyester zine editor Ione Gamble and designer Clio Peppiatt to talk sexual liberation and FGM.