We hear them referenced in passing and see their edgy covers shining from mag shop windows. But most of us don't pay nearly enough attention to the handful of awesome fashion magazines that exist far outside the realm of mainstream big boys Vogue, Elle, and Harper's Bazaar. But while big mags certainly corner the market, they're more about lowercase "f" fashion than Fashion. That's why their covers generally feature celebs looking much like they always do instead of models looking insanely awesome and unusual.
So in the interest of diversifying our fashion intake, here are the six fashion mags you should totally check out if you haven't already.
First up is V. When they do celeb covers, they do them right. No same-old Kate Winslet in a Grecian gown. Instead, Gwen Stefani looks like the coolest, strangest version of herself. We like it.
Taking a page out of those girls you went to high school with who can't stop smugly posting every detail of their perfect lives on Facebook, Lady Gaga shaded America's youngest grandma Taylor Swift just perfectly on Twitter yesterday. It all started when Jaime King's unborn child's godmother tweeted about Gaga, using the preferred…