what can we learn from the queer leather community in 2018?
i-D hit up Mid-Atlantic Leather Weekend to learn about the legacy of queer leather folk — and why it needs preserving today.
why the leather community is cautiously optimistic about fashion’s fetish moment
The current Ms. Philadelphia Leather, Mr. Eagle NYC 2017, and other members of the leather community share their thoughts on fashion’s new-found enthusiasm for whips, caps, and chaps.
meet the man creating custom leather for beyoncé, rihanna, and britney spears
In 1986, L.A. Roxx started selling leather jackets to local rock bands — including a newly signed Guns N' Roses. 30 years later, it's still one of Hollywood Boulevard's best-kept secrets.
the raw energy of the japanese punk scene
'Punk In Translation,' a new London exhibition, invites us to delve deep into the underbelly of Japanese subculture today.