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trans creatives tell their hair stories

Hair can be a deep expression of identity — for transgender, gender nonconforming, and queer individuals, even more so.
Lia Clay
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the coolest international street style from primavera sound 2017, straight up

A radiant blue sky, good music, and the ocean shoreline: Primavera Sound is one of the world’s best musical events, and we couldn’t have asked for a better stage to celebrate. We decided to take a stroll through the Forum over the festival's three-day...
i-D Staff

loved you yesterday, love you still, always have, always will

What does love mean to four, young, British couples? Tolerance, strength, kindness? Or in the words of Kacion Mayers, “The most beautiful burden.” There’s nothing bigger, better, and more beautiful than love. We shot four young couples in the latest...
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meet the coolest kids from tokyo, straight up!

Open your ears to the voices that get washed away in the hustle and bustle of present day Tokyo. You may find what you were looking for.
i-D Staff

this is tokyo, straight up

No matter which trends come and go, Tokyo's kids are always in style. Meet the latest generation shaping the city's eternally cool look.
Isabelle Hellyer

from the netherlands to nigeria, jesse laitinen shoots 12 bright young faces

We accompanied photographer Jesse Laitinen as he captured a few bright young faces. We found out what they're up to, what they'd look like if they were aliens, and where they'd take us on a date.

new zealand student style, straight up

This week, i-D Australia speaks to university students across New Zealand to get their take on style. We learned about the perils of looking cute when it’s freezing cold, the enduring fashion influence of Peter Jackson, and tried to answer: what is a...
i-D Staff

who the youth of france are voting for and why

With the election looming, i-D France went across the country, questioning those who will be most affected by the results — its young people.
Malou Briand Rautenberg

portraits of new york city strikers on international women’s day

On one of the sunniest days New York City has seen all year, thousands of people celebrated International Women’s Day and A Day Without a Woman by flooding the streets to rally for reproductive justice, labor equality, and health care for all.
Hannah Ongley

coming of age in australia's capital, straight up

Canberra's kids tell i-D Australia what makes their city special.
i-D Staff
New York

the young dreamers of nyc, straight up

Ellius Grace captures New Yorkers looking for love and hoping for change in the world.
i-D Staff
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naima green's view on the women's march on washington

Clear backpacks, full hearts, can't lose: these are just a few of the hundreds of thousands of people who were part of the historic Women's March on Washington.
i-D Staff