Top Fashion Magazines in the World
There is no better way to relax than lying on your couch while reading your favourite magazine. Even with technological advancement, magazines keep getting better all the time you can read your favourite magazine while on the go. Now they are available online and accessible from anywhere in the world at any time.
However, over the years these have been coming in different types and numbers, hence the need to be aware of which magazines are the best if you are a fashion lover. Below is a list of some of the top fashion magazines in the world. They are however listed in no particular order.
The Vogue Fashion Magazine
This is by far the most famous fashion magazine in the world it tops all the charts. Vogue was first published in the year 1892 as a weekly newspaper that slowly turned into a fashion magazine. It was taken over by Conde Nast Publishers in 1909, whose focus steered towards women.
It started becoming bigger and even though it is unisexual, it quickly gained a lot of popularity, covering a host of columns for women. Anna Wintour taking it over in 1988 was a turnaround story for Vogue. Moreover, Vogue has over 11 million subscribers and stretching across 23 countries. It continues to dictate the fashion world and its trends.
Elle Fashion Magazine
The Elle fashion magazine is a French magazine that was started in the year 1945 with the sole focus on women’s fashion. Translated to English it means ‘she’ or ‘her’ in French. A few years into publishing, it started a campaign slogan that translated into ‘If she reads, she reads Elle’, which gained traction and slowly turned it into the giant it is today.
Even though it was initially started in the United States, Elle is now published in 44 countries with a focus on fashion and all other things exciting for women.
The Harper’s Bazaar
The Harper’s Bazaar fashion magazine was started in the year 1862. The magazine is America’s first fashion magazine that targeted the upper middle class. It did so by publishing content that is polished, informative, and thought provocative.
Moreover, from the latest trends and runway shows to fashion updates in both casual and couture, the editorial covers exciting content. It has since transitioned from weekly publishing to a monthly magazine and is now into blogs and other digital platforms. Talk about keeping up with technology, this magazine has done so well in that regard. It is headquartered in New York; the magazine is published in 32 countries.
You can subscribe to get every edition of the magazine.
The Cosmopolitan Fashion Magazine a.k.a. Cosmo
This fashion magazine is popularly known as the Cosmo. Over the years, it has stayed true to its name by making sure they publish women centric content everywhere. It has over 64 international editions. All have been published in 35 countries and 110 languages, making Cosmo global. It started as a family magazine in 1886 and slowly evolved into a lifestyle magazine by the 1960s.