Tuesday, April 13, 2010

the history of fashion magazines

Vanity Fair magazine first started in 1913. here is an image of the 1914 cover
Vogue started of as a weekly publication by Arthur Baldwin Turnure. After his Death in was bought by Conde Montrose Nast and turned in to a women's fashion magazine. Below is a picture of the first cover published in 1916

the first cosmopolitan was published in 1886 by Schlicht and Field.

it contained articles on women's interests, fashion, home decoration, cooking and cleaning.

below is two covers of the early Cosmo 1894 and 1886.

below is an image of the magazine The Delineator, published by Butterick

the magazine consist of articles of fashion, culture and fine arts.

1 comment:

  1. can you believe Cosmopolitan has been around that long!!!