Me Vs Others // Chloe & Hobbes as me

[cycloneslider id=”laurence-me-vs-others”] A new series by Laurence Philomene, featuring Hobbes Ginsberg and Chloe Feller. I’ve always been a self portrait artist but at some point over the last couple of years for the first time in my life I started to feel uncomfortable with showing myself online… something about vulnerability that started to freak me...

Welcome to the Whimsical World of Nymphets

With a penchant for all things kitsch and Lolita-tinged, Rosey Thomas is the Auckland provocateur behind upcoming label Nymphets, who has set her sights firmly on captivating London and getting us wet. Since breaking out in 2013, the self-proclaimed vinyl, faux fur and beading obsessive garnered the support of her stomping ground – and only...

Spoon Typhoon

[cycloneslider id=”spoon-brie”] A new comic by Brie Moreno

Hannibal

[cycloneslider id=”hannibal”] Photography by Anna Tea, Clothes by Lara Quint, Assistant: Roman Vakulikov.

Polyester Meets Juno Calypso

Juno Calypso is a young photographer and filmmaker whose self-portraits are making waves. Much of her work features one character, ‘Joyce’ – posed by Juno herself – in a range of enigmatic situations. Joyce is a shapeshifter with a fabulous wardrobe – in ‘Disenchanted Simulation’ she’s blonde, kneeling on a sofa in a frilly polyester gown,...

Pretty/Ugly: From the Author.

When I was around eight or nine, I shaved one of my legs using my mom’s razor. We’d often taken showers together and I’d watched her precariously put the ball of her foot on the corner of the tub to get the job done — it looked fun, if only for the fact that it was something...

Creative Practises- Grace Miceli

For the latest instalment of Creative Practises- creating space for female creativity, we talk to Grace Miceli, a multimedia artist and curator currently living in New York. Grace’s work, notably her T-shirts named Drizzy Inflammatory Essays, (where Grace prints Drake lyrics in the style of Jenny Holzer’s Inflammatory Essays), are all over the Internet right...

Hocean Mellow- a New Comic From Brie Moreno

[cycloneslider id=”2488″]   With summer finally here the Smelly Sisters are on indefinite vacation and our best comic babe Brie is introducing a new comic for Polyester online. By Brie Moreno.

That Gum You Like is Going to Come Back in Style…

[cycloneslider id=”2475″] Photography by Xanthe Hutchinson, styling by Zoe Hancock, makeup by Lou McCann, Hair by Josh Goodwin, Set design by Ciara Clarke. Hair assistant, Holli Johnstone, Photo assistant Grace Mica Hudson. Model-Drew. Featuring: Charlotte Lewis, We Are Cow, Topshop, Luxulite, Sarah Kilkenny, Dagda London, Sun Jellies. Special thanks to Pumpkin Studios.

Generation Fleek

[cycloneslider id=”2462″] Photography by Danni Jeziorska, Styling by Jilian Banjoko, makeup by Amber Mariel Sansom-English Photography assistant, Brydn webb. Stylist assistant, Ezgi Ergesi. Model, Oleta Stewart. Featuring: Marta Cesaro, Alighieri Jewels, Wilson Pk, Rachel Entwistle jewellery, Jesika July, ZDDZ, Lesley De Frettas.

In Conversation With- Skinny Girl Diet

As part of our poster collaborations, all this week we’re previewing our ‘in conversation with’ pieces which accompany the A2 posters. Second is Skinny Girl Diet… Already endorsed by the likes of Neneh Cherry, Skinny Girl Diet are taking London as their own and changing the industries perception of all female bands while their at...

The Coven Collective- In Conversation With.

As part of our poster collaborations, all this week we’re previewing our ‘in conversation with’ pieces which accompany the A2 posters. First up is The Coven Collective… Founded by photographer Laurence Philomene and Eleanor/Luna e Los Santos after growing up online and observing budding photographers and their growing opportunities due to the connections made on...