submission and copyright guidelines

  • WE ACCEPT ALL KIND OF ART. stories, poetry, photography, digital art, makeup looks, lookbooks, collages, playlists, articles, and more! if you've created it, we want to see it! please do be mindful of what you submit and have consent from your muse if they're being photographed, recorded, drawn, etc.

  • all submissions must be currently unpublished online or in print. pieces previously published on your personal blog or website are okay to submit. in case the work you have submitted to us has been accepted by another publication before we've published it, please let us know.

  • do include your instagram link and/or portfolio link along with your submission, as well as your pronouns.

  • NO racism, sexism, homophobia, religious hatred, classism, ableism, and any other form of regressive content will be published. as much as we encourage new views and opinions, we will not be giving any time to hurtful work.

  • if you’ve got something that doesn’t quite fit into our current theme, but you think it could work for our zine, just send it through with a bit of written context and we will hold onto it for the coming issues that it would be fit for.

  • we do not edit your submission before publication, so please check it thoroughly before submitting it.

  • make sure you/your team are the only owner/s of the work you submit. pastel serenity zine will not be liable for any copyright infringement.

  • by submitting to pastel serenity zine you are granting us the non-exclusive right to publish your work online on our instagram and/or website for all of our audience to view for free as we are a non-profit magazine. copyright will always remain with the creative and the creative gets complete credit for their work.