i-D's guide to love in 2014
From stolen kisses under the mistletoe and then again when the clock strikes 12 on New Year’s Eve, to curling up with loved ones in front of a festive fire, the Christmas season is all about being around those you love, and those who love you in return...
"Love is acceptance. It makes me feel happy. I flew over the ocean just to have breakfast with my loved one.''
Sasha Pivovarova, model
''Kids want to know what true love is like. How beautiful that this is our new generation of hearts, you know?''
Jena Malone, actress
''Love is finding happiness and peace in the tiniest of details…and being able to share that happiness with others.''
Saskia de Brauw, model
"When I was a teenager I felt like love was drama and fireworks and the fact that you'd bleed for each other. But now I feel like love is when the person you're with really wants you to be the best version of yourself and you want the same for them."
Emily Browning, actress
''Love is the most powerful gift a person can give or receive.''
Kati Nescher, model
''When I think of love, I think of the universe and how big it is…''
Jaden Smith, actor and singer
''Love is strength and vulnerability.''
Charlie Casely-Hayford, fashion designer
''Love is a large bar of Cadbury's Fruit and Nut.''
Glen Luchford, photographer
''There is no definition!''
Dean and Dan Caten, DSquared2
''Love is complicated.''
Lachlan Bailey, photographer
''Love makes me feel safe; it's forgiving without reason.''
Xiao Wen Ju, model
''I think you slowly end up falling in love with someone, but it's only in that moment that you go, 'Oh I'm in love with them.'''
Thomas Brodie-Sangster, actor
''Love is when someone or something becomes the most important part of your life.''
Josh Olins, photographer
"There's a passion for what we do and that's where the love comes from.''
Oliver Hadlee Pearch, photographer
''Love is everything and all you need. It is the be-all and end-all. Love conquers everything.''
Jacob K, stylist
"Love is everything.''
Phoebe Collings-James, artist and model
''Love is an indescribable feeling. It has no limits and comes in many forms.''
Katlin Aas, model
''Love is an enigma.''
Josh Quinton, Disco Smack
Text Tish Weinstock