Independent Magazines

Shado Magazine issue two cover
Celebrating Global Womanhood in Shado Magazine
The second issue of Shado magazine, a print and online magazine, is about global womanhood, sharing women's stories on diverse
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Fare magazine Glasgow issue front cover flatlay
Fare Magazine explores Glasgow’s heritage
Fare magazine explores Glasgow's city culture through the intersection of food, history and community and the editor's passion for food
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Point.51 magazine issue one Journey close up
Point.51 magazine’s slow journalism debut
I wouldn’t have expected to use the word ‘uplifting’ to describe an independent print magazine about refugees’ journeys, but I
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Papercut Stockholm
Papercut Stockholm and Swedish independent magazines
The tech hub of Stockholm is leading the transition to a digital economy, but still finds space for independent print
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Stack of magazines Arts Bites
How I Decluttered my Magazines with HYMAG Archive
What do you do when you’ve finished reading a magazine? Store it away, give it to a friend or pop
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Ethos Magazine covers for issue 5 and issue 6
Ethos Magazine Review – Seeking Out Sustainable Businesses
I’ve been wanting to read Ethos magazine for a while and was pleased to buy issue 5 and issue 6
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Weapons of Reason Towards Superintelligence cover
Weapons of Reason #6: Towards Superintelligence
Weapons of Reason’s sixth issue, Towards Superintelligence, explores technological innovation and where artificial intelligence could take us, through accessible illustrations,
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Why I read independent magazines and books
Why I read independent magazines and books
I’ve written this blog for a long time without really saying much about why I love to read independent magazines.
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magazine rack Magalleria Bath
Magalleria, independent magazine shop in Bath
We popped into Magalleria in Bath on the way to visit friends in Bristol the other weekend. As a child
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The Procrastination Paper issue one Screen Time
Interview with Zabby Allen, creator of the Procrastination Paper
The moment I scrolled to Zabby Allen’s post announcing her new magazine the Procrastination Paper, I knew I wanted to
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Independent Magazines in Papersmiths
Where to Buy Independent Magazines Guide
How can you buy independent magazines in the UK and how you can easily browse lots of independent magazines to
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The Procrastination Paper postcards and stickers from Zabby Allen
My 2019 Goals
Happy New Year! Even though it’s 6 days in to 2019, it doesn’t feel right to start this post without
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Kyoto Journal issue 92 devotion cover
Kyoto Journal, Insights from Asia Review
It’s not often that I read an independent magazine that’s older than I am, so I was impressed to discover
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Lifted Brow magazine from Stack Magazines
Stack Magazines Subscription Review
It’s the first weekend of December, and less than a month to go until Christmas. With present buying and wish-lists
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Afrofuturism in Scenario Magazine issue 2 2018
Looking into the future with Scenario Magazine’s Afrofuturism issue
Scenario Magazine is an independent magazine on culture and ideas about possible futures. Founded in 2010 by ‘futurists’ from Copenhagen
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The Happy Newspaper with tea and toast
Spreading Happiness through The Happy Newspaper
The mainstream news is a pretty depressing read, so Emily Coxhead created The Happy Newspaper to celebrate good news. Emily
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Kajet Journal issue 1 magazine cover flat lay
Kajet Journal, an independent journal from Eastern Europe
Kajet Journal is an independent journal about Eastern European culture, identity and experiences. I bought issue 1 about Communities as
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The Simple Things magazine open with flowers
Print Isn’t Dead: 4 Reasons to Read Independent Magazines
They said that online media would kill print, but indie magazines are proving its power. Far from print being dead,
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Lunch Lady issue 11 flatlay with breakfast food
Lunch Lady Magazine Explores Food and Family
Lunch Lady has been on my radar for a while for its colourful pages, fun recipes and relaxed attitude. But
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Dreamland Ferris Wheel
A Weekend Exploring Margate
Margate is the original summer holiday destination. We took a train down for the weekend to discover its vintage seaside
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