Wendy Bevan. Daughter, Sister. Mother

Wendy Bevan. Daughter, Sister. Mother Words Whitney BryanPhotographer Wendy Bevan “I’m really inspired by light and sense of space”. When I ask Wendy Bevan, what inspires her most about L.A, I receive an answer that surprises me more in its quick assuredness than content. Staring through my translucent MacBook screen up to the almost equally […]

The Lust List: 11th April 2019

The Lust List 11th April 2019 Into the Blue After spending all of last season avoiding the winter blues it’s now time to embrace the positive alternative – powdery, pastel blues to put a spring in your step. Whether mixed with your go-to neutrals, paired with denim or accessorised with metallics, Pastel blue is the […]

Aurora Goddess Sparkle

Aurora Goddess Sparkle Photography Harriet MacSween Beauty Editor Anna Payne Model Kat Wu at Premier Photography Assistant Jordan Grant With thanks to GAS Production Hire

History Made

History Made Paradisia Words Whitney Bryan Soft Ivories and Beiges swim into vision as I take my mid-evening scroll through Instagram, immersed in these colours is none other than the group and harmony queens of our hearts, Paradisia. After completely clearing their Instagram prior to this in Solange levels of secrecy, it’s not only surprising […]

The Beauty of the Lipstick Bullet

The Beauty of the Lipstick Bullet Words Sophie Clark From the smell of lipstick to the first swipe of red pigment across the lips – the lipstick always brings back memories. And who can resist their beautiful bullet packaging? From classic Chanel stamped pigments to hexagonal moulded sticks wrapped in gold zebra casing – these iconic […]

The Ingénue Playlists

The Ingénue Playlists Words Sophie Clark Three of the Ingenue Editors bring you their ultimate getting ready anthems. So read on and click the links to follow our curated playlists guaranteed to get us in the party mood. Jessie Lily Adams Editor-In-Chief I usually start getting ready by having a long bath full of Rens […]

Multi Taskers

Multi Taskers Words Sophie Clark 6 Multi-tasking, time saving beauty products From a cleanser doubling as a face mask to a candle moonlighting as a body oil – these are the products that work as hard as you do. Modern living can be busy enough without taking into consideration the time we put into looking after […]

The Science Of Sleep

The Science Of Sleep Words Sophie Clark From Silk pillowcases and supplements to calming face mists, read on to discover six dreamy products that beat counting sheep. We all know the benefits of a good night’s sleep. It can reduce our stress levels, help keep our immune system strong and even improve our concentration during […]

Bring The Drama

Bring The Drama Words Sophie Clark Avoiding a drama-filled life but want to bring something extra to your beauty looks? Here’s six products that will spice up any makeup routine We saw beauty drama a-plenty on the A/W 19 runways. From smudgy red vinyl lips at Emporio Armani, scattered golden glitter eye lids at Dries Van […]

The Pussy Grabber

The Pussy Grabber Plays Words Jaclyn Bethany The Pussy Grabber Plays is a series of plays that give voice to the women who came forward after being sexually harassed by Donald Trump. It was first presented by The Public Theatre in New York City in January 2019. After reading about the plays online and on social […]


The Shape of Things to Come? A Conversation with CUUP Words Olivia Sleet It’s a truth universally acknowledged that a woman has two types of bras; the slobby, and the sexy. The slobby; worn almost daily, it’s usually broken in, slightly faded, perhaps some anti perspirant marks here and there. You probably bought it in […]

The Lust List: 12th February 2019

The Lust List 12th February 2019 To me, love me x Valentine’s Day has arrived. But whether you have plans to shower your loved one/s with affection or carry on like it’s any normal day (isn’t it!?) – we’ve got a better idea. Why not reserve the effort for yourself instead? From artists to invest […]

Do you think we’ll be in love forever?

Do you think we’ll be in love forever? Photographer Kristin VicariBeauty Editor Anna Payne at CLMStylist Thea Lewis-Yates Dress Erdem Dress and Bodice Cecilie Bahnsen. Gloves Hermione De Paula Dress Anna October White skirt (worn as dress) Hermione De Paula. Beret Chanel Jacket Rejina Pyo Jacket Rejina Pyo Dress Anna October Dress Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Dress […]

That’s No Way To Say Goodbye

That’s No Way To Say Goodbye Photography Scarlett Casciello Make Up Gina BlondellModel Zelie LockhartAll Clothing Giuseppe di Morabito

Oh Good Golly Miss Molly

Oh Good Golly Miss Molly Taken from Issue 2 Photographer Clare Shilland Stylist Zoe James All Clothing Molly Goddard Words Harriet Charity Verney INTERVIEWING MOLLY GODDARD IS LIKE BUYING A PACKET OF GINGER NUTS TO SHARE, LOCKING YOURSELF IN A BROOM CUPBOARD AND SCOFFING THE LOT. She’s completely addictive, and frankly, you just want her […]

The Lust List: 22nd January 2019

The Lust List 22nd January 2019 Book Club Book Collectors Rejoice! We’ve narrowed down some of our ultimate coffee table and rare books for you to cast your eyes on. From new exhibition books to sought-after retrospectives – get inspired and take your pick. They are sure to complete any book lover’s collection. Performances 1993 […]


Luna Taken from Issue 4 Captured from his bedroom window, photographer Josh Shinner shares his magical moonscapes with The Ingénue. 22:11 on 31/7.15. A “Blue Moon” occurs when there are two full moons in a calendar month 03:14 on 28/9/15. This was the first total luna eclipse in the U.K. since January 2011. 16:37 on […]

Love Me If You Dare

Love Me If You Dare Taken from Issue 2 Words Tish Olivia Malone Like some fantastical sorceress from one of her fairy tales, dare had the unique gift of being able to conjure the most beautiful things out of thin air. MUCH HAS BEEN WRITTEN ABOUT PHOTOGRAPHER AND CHILDREN’S AUTHOR DARE WRIGHT. Born in 1914, […]

Clip Art

Clip Art Photographer Jessie Lily AdamsBeauty Editor Anna PayneHair Selena MiddletonAll Hair Accessories, MargheritaModels Natalia and Ali at Casting Accessory brand Margherita knows how to dress your hair! What’s your go to finishing touch? Perhaps a spritz of Byredo, a Sophie Buhai cuff – or maybe you’re more of a Miu Miu crystal earring kinda […]

The Lust List: 15th January 2019

The Lust List 15th January 2019 Going Green! Still not set on a New Year’s Resolution for 2019? This year take it easy on yourself and make it fun. Try something new with your skin care routine and add some green beauty brands to your daily heros! From your perfume to your face serum, we’ve […]

The Lust List: 10th January 2019

The Lust List 10th January 2019 The key to feeling organised January, out with the old and in with the new. It can feel overwhelming but relax…take it one step at a time. Whether you’ll looking to update your makeup bag or want somewhere chic to stash all of your trinkets, we have a few […]

Bijou, Bijou

Bijou Bijou Taken from Issue 3 Photographer Susannah Baker-Smith Stylist Sophie Clark Scarf, Waistcoat and Jacket Haider Ackermann Jacket Delpozo. Necklace Gillian Horsup at Grays Antiques Jacket, Bow and Jewellery Ryan LO Jacket Michael Kors Top Paolo Rodriguez. Brooch Chanel Top Aganovich. Earrings Solange Two Large Necklaces Gillian Horsup at Grays Antiques. Two Small Necklaces […]

The Lust List: 31st December 2018

The Lust List 31st December 2018 January Reboot It’s happened. January has arrived. It’s time to recharge, regroup and regain sanity. Who said you need to snap back to reality? This year it’s time to sooth your way back into your daily routine. From Chakra sprays to crystals, we’ve got plenty of ideas to get […]

Agyness Deyn

Agyness Deyn Saint Laurent Los Angeles Taken from Issue 3 Photographed by friend Moni Haworth Agyness styled herself in Spring/Summer 2016 Saint Laurent Agyness Deyn Saint Laurent Los Angeles Make-up Celia Burton at CLM Hair and Make-up using Pai Skincare. Styling Assistant Tracey Moore

The Lust List: 24th December 2018

The Lust List 24th December 2018 A guide to Festive Dressing ‘Tis the season where more is more! And to celebrate, we have put together a sparkly guide to add a hint of sparkle to your Christmas attire. Whether you need that extra special something for your Christmas day look or a show-stopping dress to […]

Rococo Romance

Rococo Romance Taken from Issue 4 Words Ruth Hickman On first inspection, Jesse Mockrin’s work feels more National Gallery than Downtown LA. Her oil-painted figurative portraits are executed with the grace of masters gone. But appearances can be deceiving, as I learn it’s as much popular culture and gender boundaries that inform Jesse as it […]

John Cooper Clarke on Idleness

John Cooper Clarke on Idleness Taken from Issue 1 Photographer Jessie Lily AdamsWords Greta Bellamacina Did I tell you I am currently shooting a documentary about saving public British libraries; did you use libraries growing up? Oh yer, all the time. In fact my mum was a big client of the public library system, she […]

The Lust List: 18th December 2018

The Lust List 18th December 2018 The Fail Safe Gift Guide Are you having a last minute panic on what to buy your loved ones this Christmas? Or perhaps you’re stuck on what to buy that one person who has everything? Enter the Fail Safe Gift Guide – a Lust List of items set to […]

The Lust List: 11th December 2018

The Lust List 11th December 2018 The Art of Luxurious Lounging With the festive season in full swing you may have grown tired of your party wardrobe already – but fear not! This weeks Lust List focuses on refined relaxation. Sure, you might be binge watching Christmas films on Netflix but that takes serious dedication, […]

Anousha Payne

Anousha Payne Words: Whitney Bryan It was once said you should always take the road less travelled, but throughout the bustling streets of London, sculptor Anousha Payne is carving out a lane all her own. With her brand of quiet confidence we discuss: inspirations, insecurities and what it means to be a woman in sculpting. […]

Saint Laurent AW18

Saint Laurent AW18 Images courtesy of Saint Laurent There’s something engaging in backstage shots. They’re an antidote to the game-faced identikit strut of the runway. In these exclusive Polaroids from AW18, Kaia, Kiki and co. channel the pouty Dynasty-era party girl aesthetic Saint Laurent has long pioneered, with a dose of Patti Smith androgyny for […]

The Lust List: 04th December 2018

The Lust List 4th December 2018 Choose a hint of sparkle for your evenings this winter with the help of these opulent accessories. Stepping onto the dance floor? Add some twinkle to your toes with these Jimmy Choo star embellished mules. Or maybe make your beauty sleep that little more indulgent this winter and invest […]

Sunday Girl

Sunday Girl Photographer Jessie Lily AdamsStylist Kate Iorga Dark Khaki white knot shoulder bag by Sophie Hulme; Blazer by Ganni; Shirt by Paul & Joe There’s power in simplicity and Sophie Hulme is the champion of it. For her new collection Sophie Hulme’s pared-back, considered design philosophy takes form in The Knot. A new bag […]


Paradisia Interview by Whitney Bryan If paradise is the ultimate home of all things good, then Paradisia just might be the three voices that greet you at the door. With a mix of serene sounds, potent lyrics and good old-fashioned friendship, Paradisia (made up of Sophie-Rose, Anna and Kristy) is the homegrown girl group that […]

The Lust List: 26th November 2018

What We Are Lusting Over This Week Monday 26th November 2018 The English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas (almost) and so time to book a Christmas staple, The English National Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker at The Coliseum theatre in London. https://www.ballet.org.uk/production/nutcracker/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMInZCshJzv3gIVwbHtCh1LzAqLEAAYAyAAEgK-XPD_BwE Erdem’s Double Drop Swan Earrings. You […]

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Baby Its Cold Outside With summer a distant memory, and cold weather starting to blow, Space NK is our first port of call in the storm to help restore your skin and hair back to its former glory. Diptyque Precious Oils for body and bath https://www.spacenk.com/uk/en_GB/bath-body/body-cleanser/bath-oils/precious-oils-for-body-and-bath-MUK200004551.html Votary Body treatment oil https://www.spacenk.com/uk/en_GB/bath-body/body-moisturiser-oils/body-oil/body-treatment-oil-MUK200019774.html RODIN by RECINE Luxury […]

The Lust List: 19th November 2018

The Lust List 19th November 2018 CHANEL limited N°5 RED EDITIONS The Classic Chanel N°5 has been given a beautiful twist. For the first time the classic clear bottle is cloaked in red. www.channel.com The Vampires Wife Sacred Heart Bag Continuing the flaming red theme, the Sacred Heart bag from The Vampires Wife is perfect. […]

Letters Of Longing

Letters Of Longing Words Whitney Bryan In France, ’billets-doux’ are letters of longing. In the sunny suburbs of LA, it’s the art of 17-year-old L.J Matine, who for two years has been combining the kaleidoscopic paintings of the Pre-Raphaelite and late Neoclassicism with coveted muses of pop culture, for a wide array of Instagram followers. […]

Magical Analogue

Magical Analogue Taken from Issue 1 Words Bertie Brandes Image courtesy of Perry Ogden It was in Chicago during the early 90s, that Nina Gordon and Louise Post were first introduced. Set up on a sort of musical blind date, by a mutual friend who thought they should sing together, it was love at first […]

Through The Looking Glass

Through The Looking Glass Taken from Issue 2 Words Rosalind Jana When I was in my early teens there were so many things I was uncomfortable with: the assumption that it was normal – and expected – to shave off all body hair; the divide whereby guys who slept around were ‘lads’ while the girls […]


Peyton Taken from Issue 3 Photographer Alice RosatiStylist Jonathan Huguet Top and Tights Stylist’s Own.Dress and Skirt Aquilano.Rimondi.Shoes Christian Dior Dress Nina RicciShoes Paco RabanneTights Stylist’s Own Dress RochasSkirt Lutz HuelleTop Paco RabanneBra Calvin KleinTights Stylist’s Own Top Yiqing Yin Dress, Necklace and Tights Stylist’s OwnShoes Christian Dior Dress KochéSkirt and Trousers La Perla.Shoes Nina […]


Lucan Taken from Issue 3 Photographer Nicolas KantorStylist Kristina Golightly Dress and Top ChanelShoes Stylist’s Own Dress Huishan ZhangTights Gareth Pugh Shoes Simone Rocha Dress Molly GoddardShoes Stylist’s Own Dress Hillier BartleyShoes Stylist’s Own Top A.W.A.K.E. Coat Gareth PughDress Just CavalliShoes Stylist’s Own Dress Barbara CasasolaShoes Chanel Top To Be AdoredCoat Christopher Kane Top A.W.A.K.E. […]

The Sigh of All the Seas

The Sigh of All the Seas Taken from Issue 2 Words Sarah-Lee Palmer-Hogan Throughout my childhood, the focal point in my parents’ living room was a giant tropical fish tank, acting as a constant reminder for my father of his native country, Jamaica. Whilst other families sat around the television, we huddled in the glow […]

In My Eyeline

In My Eyeline Taken from Issue 6 Photography Claire BrandBeauty Editor Celia Burton Hair Liz Taw at Stella Creative Artists using Less Is More.Models Kelly Anne at The Squad, Moffy, Maya, andCharlene at Storm, Ella Harris, Akira at The Hive, and Binky Skyla Paul.Photography Assistant Andy Swannell.Make-up Assistant Alex Reader.Special Thanks to Park Theatre – […]

A Woman’s Place

A Woman’s Place is In The Resistance Taken from Issue 5 Words Paula Goldstein Photographer Valentina von Klencke At the Women’s March on Washington ‘Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That’s […]

Pretty Baby

Pretty Baby Taken from Issue 2 Photographer Nicolas Kantor Stylist Kristina Golightly Beauty Kristina Ralph Andrews Dress Erdem Bonnet Jessica Broas Shirt Paul and Joe Dress Chanel Ring David Morris Jacket Topshop Unique Top Circa Vintage Dress Erdem Bonnet Jessica Broas Shirt Circa Vintage Gloves Cornelia James Rings David Morris Earrings Chanel Fine Jewellery ART […]

Sell Me Down The River

Sell Me Down The River Sister Taken from Issue 2 Photographer Amanda CharchianStylist Kristina Golightly Scarves HermesLeft White Shirt ChanelRight White Shirt Carven Dress Erdem Boots Chanel Jacket Vivienne Westwood RED LABEL Dresses Simone RochaHats Lizzie McQuadeTights Falke Top Alberta FerrettiSkirt Ashley WilliamsHat Lizzie McQuade Dresses and Boots Christian DiorTights Falke Make Up Kristina Ralph using NARS CosmeticsHair […]

For Her Lips

For Her Lips Were The Colour Of The Roses Taken from Issue 2 Photographer Nicolas KantorStylist Kristina Golightly Dress and Boots Hermes Suit Vivienne Westwood GOLD LABEL Top and Coat Delpozo Top and Coat Delpozo Jacket Vivienne Westwood RED LABELPearl Necklace Stella McCartneyPearl Choker Chanel Coat Jonathan SaundersEarrings and Ring David Morris Dress CarvenChoker and […]

A New Earth

A New Earth Taken from Issue 4 All lipstick by Lipstick Queen ‘Let Them Eat Cake’ Bête Noir ‘Let Them Eat Cake’ All That Jazz ‘Whoopee Spot’ Cupid’s Bow ‘Metamorphoses’ Velvet Rope ‘Black Tie’ Cupid’s Bow ‘Eros’ Artist ‘Making Art & Breaking Hearts’ by Lea Marcaccini. Beauty Editor Celia Burton. Photographer Roo Kendall Models Lily […]

A Purple Blaze

A Purple Blaze of Sapphire Haze Taken from Issue 2 Photographer Daisy Walker Stylist Rachel Bakewell All Jewellery throughout David Morris From September to the end of 2015, the London jeweller, David Morris, is supporting the Royal Academy of Arts – a British institution renowned for its promotion of the creation, enjoyment and appreciation of […]