Ask the Doctor: ‘Is a Keto diet safe, or could it raise my cholesterol?’
Ask the Doctor: ‘Is a Keto diet safe, or could it raise my cholesterol?’

Sarah Gill

Sarah Jessica Parker loves Ireland and we love her
Sarah Jessica Parker loves Ireland and we love her

Sarah Finnan

Chocolatey browns are our new favourite interiors fix
Chocolatey browns are our new favourite interiors fix

Megan Burns

Mango x Victoria Beckham is here
Mango x Victoria Beckham is here

Holly O'Neill

Inside this incredible €3.6 million Howth house suspended over a private lake
Inside this incredible €3.6 million Howth house suspended over a private lake

Sarah Finnan

Award-winning chocolatier Norma Kelly on her life in food
Award-winning chocolatier Norma Kelly on her life in food

Sarah Gill

Women in Sport: Olympic swimmer Mona McSharry
Women in Sport: Olympic swimmer Mona McSharry

Sarah Gill

How to quit social media comparison for good
How to quit social media comparison for good

Niamh Ennis

The Jinx Part 2 and Zendaya’s new tennis film – what to watch this week
The Jinx Part 2 and Zendaya’s new tennis film – what to watch this week

Sarah Finnan

An Irish stylist and creative director on her vintage favourites
An Irish stylist and creative director on her vintage favourites

Sarah Gill

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5 Independent Zines You Should Be Reading


By Niamh ODonoghue
06th Oct 2016
5 Independent Zines You Should Be Reading

While mainstream print plays tug-of-war with the furiously fast-paced internet, the era of independent publishing is surely resurrecting from the ashes. Whether you’re a feminist powerhouse or simply a dedicated follower of fashion, there’s a zine for that. Here are our top five independent zines right now.

THE GENTLEWOMAN

This is the flag-bearer for contemporary, independent publishing. The bi-annual zine offers an intelligent and sophisticated perspective on lifestyle, culture, and fashion. It also features the superb Saoirse Ronan on its AW15 cover.

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POLYESTER

Created by creative goddess Ione Gamble in her London flat, Polyester explores?female curiosity in all its forms and has been named as “one to watch” by The Guardian.

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?ILLUMINATI GIRL GANG

IGG aims to support and protect female expression in the arts by showcasing female perspectives in both art and literature.

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PAPER

This New York-based independent publisher focuses on fashion, pop culture, nightlife, art, and music. Remember the time they broke the internet with that cover of Kim Kardashian?

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PITCH ZINE

An indie and online print magazine that focuses on emerging talents in fashion, culture and design from around the world, Pitch Zine was established in Australia, and although still in it’s infancy, wants to “remain one step ahead”.

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Read about these ‘zines and more in the IMAGE Magazine September issue on shelves now.