Rise of The Kardashians: How a Family Created a Magazine Cover Dynasty

On Sunday, the 10th season of Keeping Up with the Kardashians premieres on E!. Love them or hate them, this family has become arguably the biggest success reality television hath wrought. Their show turned them from a mildly famous wealthy California family to global superstars. And what's so beautiful about the whole… » 3/13/15 1:30pm 3/13/15 1:30pm

83-Year-Old Carmen Dell'Orefice's Newest Mag Cover Is Goddamn Gorgeous

While I'm not a regular reader of New You magazine (or even a semi-regular reader), the latest issue features Carmen Dell'Orefice, which is as good a reason as any to start figuring out what New You is now. » 2/12/15 11:00pm 2/12/15 11:00pm

Congrats to Cooking Light for Their Exclusive with Michelle Obama!

For the first time ever, Cooking Light magazine has done something crazy for their cover: they've put a person on it, namely First Lady Michelle Obama. Who do they think they are to be reinventing the wheel – Oprah? » 2/09/15 9:50am 2/09/15 9:50am

JLaw Is Pretty Chill For a Naked Person With Snake On Her Butt 

For Vanity Fair's March 2015 Hollywood Issue, Patrick Demarchelier decided to test the limits of J-Law's chill reputation by placing a giant Colombian red-tailed boa constrictor on her butt crack. U FEELING CHILL NOW, JEN? » 2/06/15 1:00pm 2/06/15 1:00pm

InStyle and Kerry Washington Respond to Her 'Lightened' Cover

Cara Delevingne Holds Kendall Jenner Like a Baby, Nuzzles Her Boob

Here's Kendall Jenner being held in the cozy embrace of Cara Delevingne on the cover of the U.K.'s Love magazine. How old is Kendall? Is Kendall Cara's little baby? Why does Cara look so intense? And Kendall looks so blank? Why is Cara giving us the "No! You can't have her!" stare? Is Kendall sad? » 2/03/15 1:30pm 2/03/15 1:30pm

The New More Is Finally for the Rich Ladies That Actually Read More

More, a magazine for "women of style and substance," has known for years that its readers have way more money than anyone's given them credit for; the publication's readership reportedly has the highest household income of any woman's magazine. Now, it seems like More is finally acknowledging its true demographic. » 2/02/15 9:00pm 2/02/15 9:00pm

Shape Magazine and Fitness Magazine to Become One Super Magazine

Meredith Corporation has made a big move, spending a reported $60 million to buy Shape Magazine from American Media Inc. They plan to fold their own fitness mag, the aptly titled Fitness Magazine, into Shape. » 1/28/15 5:10pm 1/28/15 5:10pm

Vogue Is Trying So Very Hard To Make Dakota Johnson Happen

"The actress exudes the effortless cool of an It girl," tries Vogue's Hamish Bowles in his interview with February cover girl Dakota Johnson, "from her Stella McCartney platforms and the eighties Rive Gauche and Ungaro pieces in her wardrobe (recently ferreted out from a vintage store on the Rue de Grenelle) to the… » 1/20/15 11:10am 1/20/15 11:10am

Cosmo Is Taking Over the World, One International Website at a Time

As a (paywalled) article in the Financial Times reports, in the next few months, Cosmopolitan magazine will be launching versions of their ever-growing website Cosmopolitan.com in countries like Sweden, Norway and Denmark. They've already added Nigeria to the mix, and the next year will likely see other African… » 1/12/15 5:30pm 1/12/15 5:30pm

Plan the Perfect Baby Boom Christmas With This 1949 Lady Mag

Running a little behind on the seasonal decor? Me too! Don't you worry, though—I've got here in my hot little hands the magazine that's gonna save our bacon, by telling us everything we need to know to throw the perfect all-American Baby Boom-era Christmas celebration: A December 1949 issue of Woman's Home Companion,… » 12/19/14 12:10pm 12/19/14 12:10pm

The New Cosmopolitan & the Slow Climb Out of Lipstick-and-Lasagna Land

"I am so fucking excited to see you all!" Joanna Coles, clad in a pair of leather leggings, yelled from the stage of the David H. Koch theater at Lincoln Center at 9:30 a.m. on a brisk Saturday in November. Coles, the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine, was kicking off the New York version of the publication's » 12/09/14 9:00am 12/09/14 9:00am

The Most Perfect Magazine Cover Ever

Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson and Anna Kendrick cover Entertainment Weekly in celebration of Pitch Perfect 2, the only sequel to any movie to ever be worth sequeling (and yes, I can say that before seeing it). More photos over at EW. » 11/19/14 5:00pm 11/19/14 5:00pm

Taylor Swift's Makeunder Mag Cover: What a Difference a Brow Makes

It took us a second to realize that it was indeed Ms. Taylor Swift on the cover of the latest issue of Wonderland magazine. In a good way. In fact, we're inclined to say that this sun-kissed 80's teen mag look is an improvement over her already-on-point style. Let it serve as a stern warning against both concealing… » 11/12/14 10:40am 11/12/14 10:40am

Damn, Lupita

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Report: Condé Nast Fires Executive for Allegedly Stealing $50K

Perhaps the perks of working at a legacy print publication weren't enough: longtime Condé Nast employee Deb Lee has reportedly been fired for slowly stealing over $50,000 from the company during her tenure. » 10/29/14 3:40pm 10/29/14 3:40pm

Evan Rachel Wood Says She ‘Felt Like Meat’ During 2003 VF Photo Shoot

For some of us, Vanity Fair's 2003 "It's Raining Teens" issue, featuring a number of future Hollywood stars, counts as a life event: maybe you were curled up in bed, eagerly flipping through the slippery pages. Maybe that mag felt like all you needed to keep living. Or maybe you were participant Evan Rachel Wood,… » 10/17/14 12:30pm 10/17/14 12:30pm

Bullfighting More Interesting Than Anything Sexiest Woman Alive Says

This year, Esquire did something brave and wise: they gave the assignment of covering their appointed Sexiest Woman of the Year to "writer at large" Chris Jones. What they got was a beautiful article about the sport of bullfighting, with accompanying photos of Penélope Cruz. » 10/13/14 2:50pm 10/13/14 2:50pm