Submit

Interested in submitting to London Runway? First, check the requirements below to ensure that your content will fit. We also recommend reading an issue or two to get a feel for our style and aesthetic.

We are not currently in a position to offer compensation to any contributors. We hope to change this in the future, but for now, we can only offer full credit and tearsheets.

Writing

If you are a writer looking to submit an editorial piece or interview, please submit work only if it meets the following requirements:

  • Topics should be pitched first via our contact form or directly at features@londonrunway.co.uk
  • Articles should be at least 1,000 to 1,500 words, with no maximum length; interviews should be conducted in person at a length of at least 20 minutes of talking
  • The topic should be related to London, fashion, culture, arts, music, beauty, social issues/ethics (pick at least two from the list)
  • Include a brief author bio of no more than 100 words to end the article. You may include one link in your bio
  • All editorials and interviews should come with at least 5 royalty-free images, or images you have permission to use, with full credits
  • Study our previously published articles in order to get a feel for our format. Introduce and end your article with italic sections. Paragraph headers are okay but not required
  • We reserve the right to refuse to publish, to edit, or to reduce the length of any submitted editorials
  • We now also accept fiction: please ensure our audience of predominantly female city-based fashion lovers will be able to connect with the subject of your writing, otherwise NO restrictions on form, length, or style
  • Article submissions to features@londonrunway.co.uk in .docx or .doc format

Photography

We welcome submissions from photographers shooting both fashion shows and editorials to info@londonrunway.co.uk

Editorials

  • At least 10 images with at least three different looks, though we prefer around seven looks – no maximum number of images or looks
  • Include full credits with your submission, including clothing names and prices and the names of everyone involved
  • Send via DropBox, WeTransfer, etc
  • A connection to London appreciated (location/designer/models/etc)
  • We like to see interesting and new photography, especially images which incorporate graphic design or other forms of art
  • No watermarks
  • Unpublished images only
  • View our inspiration boards on Pinterest for ideas we’re interested in:
    JANUARY – MARCH 2019
    APRIL – JUNE 2019
    JULY – SEPTEMBER 2019
    OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2019

Runway

  • UK-based shows only, unless showcasing a British designer abroad
  • No watermarks
  • Timely: do not submit if a month or more has passed since the show
  • Unpublished images preferred
  • Include full credits with your submission, including date and location of show, and the press release if one has been provided
  • Send via DropBox or Google Drive, etc
  • Submit via our contact form

Art

We are open to submissions of art in all genres. No rules here – except for being based in London, or having a strong connection to fashion if based elsewhere. Submit via our contact form – and surprise us.