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Was this Raf Simons’ most significant Dior show yet?

Fashion Longread

Inspired by Hieronymus Bosch and Martin Margiela, Raf Simons’ staged his own Garden of Earthly Delights for AW15 Couture

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Supermodel Andreja Pejić talks transitioning

Fashion Longread

As a child refugee in the Balkans, Andreja Pejić never dreamed of becoming a supermodel. As the trans trailblazer prepares to bare her soul in a new documentary, she shares her journey to womanhood

Chemsex

How are drugs changing the way London’s gay men have sex?

Arts+Culture Longread

An in-depth investigation into the men, meth and mechanics of the city's ‘chemsex’ communities

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How Hari Nef became the trans fashion muse of our generation

Fashion Longread

Through sheer magnetism, Hari Nef has gone from transgender Tumblr icon to heralding an about-face in New York fashion – get ready to meet a new kind of it girl

Shia LaBeouf

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the #interview

the secret history

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of kids

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RIP acid house pioneer Charanjit Singh

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After this untimely death this week, we uncover a rare interview with the Indian artist that many credit with inventing the much-loved electronic genre

Chynna

The new girl shaking up the A$AP mob

Music Longread

With her steamy beats and playful side-eye rhymes, Chynna has a natural flair for flow. As she gets ready to launch her solo debut, the Philly-born rapper and model lets loose on racism, acid trips and life as an A$AP mob-ster

Tink: one in a million

Is Tink the new Aaliyah?

Music Longread

According to Timbaland, Tink is the natural heir to Aaliyah’s throne. But can she handle the pressure? We witness the birth of a new R&B princess

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Cult actress Jessica Lange shares her secrets

Arts+Culture Longread

On a high from her devilish turn in American Horror Story, the cult actress lets us in on her life of extremes

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DeJ Loaf: the new queen of Motor City

Music Longread

We meet the world’s most exciting new rapper at home in Detroit to hear how she’s making macaroni of the haters

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Pop prodigy Lorde opens up to Lena Dunham

Music Longread

With her whip-smart songcraft and precocious poise, Lorde has electrified pop culture since the age of 16. Lena Dunham meets the young mogul in the making

Zines, posters and gay porn

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the skinhead archives

The new agenda

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inside the Autumn issue

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How does McQueen’s legacy live on?

Fashion Longread

After Sarah Burton’s lost at sea boys washed ashore for SS16, we explore how the spirit of the late designer remains in her fantastical collections

The Wolfpack

The unbelievable documentary about a trapped NY family

Arts+Culture Longread

The bizarre tale of six brothers and their bid for freedom after being locked away in a Manhattan apartment for years