Zines

Last Thursday I was picked up at the airport by Jonathan, my guide to Chicago, and dropped off my stuff at my new home for the week. I would be staying in a warehouse–large windows, little bedrooms created out of old doors, 2x4s and plastic sheeting. A room full of recording equipment. Through the wonders…

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Our tour has officially started! A wild rumpus kicked off the tour Saturday night at the Black Coffee Co-op in Seattle, WA, with readings, music, and ice-cream; and we read, danced, and partied. The six cop cars that showed up on a noise complaint just made us happy, it was a good sign that we…

Read more Our Tour Begins

Being a super small company that focuses on zines and zine anthologies, we rely on word-of-mouth from our friends and supporters to sustain us. We’ve had an amazing first year, and are so grateful for everyone who has helped us so far on our publishing and distro dream, and have come up with a few…

Read more 5 Easy Ways to Help Us Out

Hello Friends! What are you doing in February? Over here at Mend My Dress Press, February feels like it’s just around the corner. You see, February is the official 1 year anniversary of Mend My Dress Press and to celebrate, we’re hittin’ the road with some of our represented authors in a west coast mini-tour!…

Read more We’re Goin’ on Tour

Wow, it’s been a while since we updated y’all with our recent shenanigans (perhaps, in part, because we’ve been so busy), so it’s high time for a post! Earlier this month (November 3rd, to be exact), Neely and I trucked a bunch of stuff from my house all the way over to the other side…

Read more Saturday Sale!

It started with a zine, which turned into a book, which turned into a small publishing venture, to which we’ll soon be adding a distro. A year ago, this whole thing was just a concept, and I’ve gotta say, I’m pretty damn proud of us, and I’d like to share a bit of our story…

Read more A Zine, A Book, A Distro?

Just in case you can’t wait for two weeks until An Ilse Content Anthology, by Alexis Wolf, officially goes on sale (premiering at the Portland zine symposium August 11-12th), you can pre-order it now from the Etsy shop. Books will ship August 10th.