the voice of a generation issue

Fashion

in loving memory of karl lagerfeld 1933-2019

As Chanel prepares for its Paris Fashion Week show, i-D reflects on the life and work of the visionary, and celebrates how his legacy continues to inspire.
Osman Ahmed
10.1.19
Fashion

reimagining romance with photographer oliver hadlee pearch

Modern love is rubbish. But these photographs, styled by Francesca Burns for i-D's The Voice of a Generation Issue, are not rubbish.
i-D Staff
7.10.19
Fashion

a trip through sun-soaked ghana with photographer kyle weeks

For The Voice of a Generation Issue, photographer Kyle Weeks and i-D's Senior Fashion Editor at Large Ib Kamara team up to celebrate the raw and authentic style of Accra, Ghana.
i-D Staff
7.9.19
Fashion

is fashion really the world's second worst polluter?

While the popular myth about fashion pollution was recently debunked, the moral obligations for the industry to be accountable for its output has never been more important.
Osman Ahmed
7.8.19
Fashion

what does it mean to be a man in 2019?

Once didactic and restrictive, the definition and parameters of 'masculinity' are more fluid than ever. For The Voice of a Generation Issue, photographer Sam Rock and i-D Senior Fashion Editor Max Clark uncover a new, modern, fresh take on manhood.
i-D Staff
6.27.19
Culture

vivienne westwood and greenpeace talk staying angry and finding hope

John Sauven, executive director of Greenpeace UK, took a starring turn in Vivienne Westwood’s recent climate protest catwalk spectacular. We got the two in conversation to hash out our impending ecological apocalypse.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.25.19
Music

welcome to the golden age of drill

There are no government grants, no youth clubs, no mentoring schemes. The sound of drill is coming from kids carving out independent labels and production houses on their own and often in the face of police interference.
Ian McQuaid
6.21.19
Fashion

tyler mitchell shoots teen dreams and prom queens

For The Voice of a Generation Issue, photographer Tyler Mitchell and i-D's Fashion Director Carlos Nazario team up with hair stylist Jawara and make-up artist Susie Sobol on a beautiful story about powerful hair and beautiful faces.
i-D Staff
6.19.19
Culture

politics for young people by young people: meet teenage mp athian akec

The future of British politics belongs to figures like Athian, the 16-year-old Youth MP for Camden taking the old guard to task to tackle the root of knife crime in the UK: austerity.
Ryan White
6.17.19
Fashion

tim walker captures charles jeffrey at a career turning point

When Charles Jeffrey presented his joyously self-referential autumn/winter 19 show back in January, it felt like the end of one thing and the start of another. Where the Scottish designer goes next will be an awfully big adventure.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.7.19
Culture

nothing about us, without us: 50 years of stonewall

On the 28th of June 1969 a spontaneous riot outside the Stonewall Inn in New York City sparked a seismic change in gay liberation. Fifty years on, the elders of the SAGE LGBT advocacy group have a new fight on their hands.
Ryan White
6.4.19
Beauty

lucia pica: “what even is an imperfection?"

When did make-up become about rules and guidelines? Chanel’s Global Creative Make-up and Colour Designer Lucia Pica overthrows the old beauty regime to present a more liberating approach to face painting.
Shannon Peter
6.3.19
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