2012

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Well, the disto is up and running full speed ahead, and while we continue to grow our stock of zines (and hopefully soon some buttons and patches!), we thought we’d take a brief moment to highlight some of the titles new in stock! We’re still actively stocking the shelves, and are really excited for zines…

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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!

Welcome to Mend My Dress Press’ Blog! We’re a small grrrl run publishing house and zine distro based in Tacoma, WA. To get to one of our other fun online places (the store, our tumblr, peruse our released titles, and many other cool places) just click the link you want to follow. To read our…

Read more Welcome!

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.

I hope all is well out there, whatever you may be up to. We’ve been running around like banshees trying get An Ilse Content Anthology finalized and to the printer. On that note, we all got the first proof a few days ago and are SO excited for the last round of changes to be…

Read more Upcoming Events

If you haven’t heard of Alexis Wolf, keep reading, ’cause you’re about to get schooled. Alexis, a writer originally from Seattle, WA, has been spreading quiet contemplation to those who read her works since the inception of Ilse Content, her literary and perzine, in 2004. Razorcake Magazine wrote “Alexis has an uncanny ability to write about things…

Read more Who’s afraid of Alexis Wolf?