Posts tagged "magazine"

FHM Will Suspend Publication

I get why some people are going to be celebrating the decline and impending death of FHM, the “lad” mag whose hook was a steady stream of just-this-side-of-nude

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 17, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Elle Magazine Promotes “North Korea Chic” As Hot Fall Trend

For the most part, Elle’s list of “top fashion trends” for this autumn reads like any other: nautical, punk, pastels, Victorian, and Wednesday Addams are all fairly standard fodder for…

Rachel Krause | November 20, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Kim Kardashian Makes A Significant Fashion Score With The Cover Of CR Fashion Book

Is this really happening? After all of this time, and all of Anna Wintour’s reported efforts — discouraging Kanye West from attending the Met Ball with Kim on his arm,…

Rachel Krause | September 4, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Is This Allure Mag Editorial Very Sexy Or Straight Up Violent?

Fashion magazines are constantly trying to push the envelope when it comes to edgy, racy content. I get that. But something made me pause when I saw the Autumn Noir…

Julie Gerstein | August 23, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Men’s Magazines In UK Told To Cover Up Their Porny Covers With “Modesty Bags”

The British really aren’t into sex, huh? After their Prime Minister David Cameron went after internet porn last week, now The Co-operative Group, one of the largest magazine retailers in the…

Alyson Penn | August 1, 2013 - 9:20 am

This Week’s Issue Of “Downton Glamour”!

We here at The Frisky are obsessed with “Downton Abbey,” so much so that we dreamt up an entire faux magazine dedicated to the Crawley clan and their assorted footmen,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 7, 2013 - 11:20 am

Fashion Mag Tries “Real People,” Goes Back To Featuring Models

German fashion magazine Brigitte got caught up in the “real women” craze a couple of years ago, and instituted a “no models” policy on its pages. It was a bid…

Julie Gerstein | September 6, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Get All Your Wild “Downton Abbey” Gossip From Downton Glamour Magazine!

We here at The Frisky are obsessed with “Downton Abbey,” so much so that we dreamt up an entire faux magazine dedicated to the Crawley clan and their assorted footmen,…

Julie Gerstein | January 24, 2012 - 10:00 am

Paris The Golden Heiress On Spain’s “Vanity Fair”

To quote Julie, “Who cares about Paris Hilton anymore?”

To quote Ami, “Is her head going to fall off if she takes that necklace off?” (Apparently that’s a…

Jessica Wakeman | December 22, 2011 - 10:40 am

The Economist Charms Us With Blatant Sexism, Misogyny

I admit, I used to subscribe to The Economist. I let the issues pile up, promising I’d get to them eventually, whenever I felt like reading pretentious, dry and humorless reading…

Julie Gerstein | November 11, 2011 - 10:40 am

A Life-Size Lady Gaga

You were thinking, magazines are too easy to carry around–they’re so small and petite and fit so well on my coffee table. It’s like they’re not trying hard enough. Well,…

Julie Gerstein | November 3, 2011 - 4:40 pm

In Touch Asks Which Celebrity Toddler “Wore It Better”

Tori Spelling’s daughter Stella accessorized with some Magic Marker stains, while Halle Berry’s daughter Nahla toted a stuffed animal for a fab fall look. Did they match their Pull-Ups, too?

Jessica Wakeman | October 12, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Bret Michaels Didn’t Eat To Prepare For His Nakey Billboard Cover

“I didn’t eat for a day and I did about 2,000 sit-ups … I said, ‘Listen, I have two requests—good lighting and a warm room. That’s all I’m asking for.’…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 5, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Don’t Read Your Magazine, Smell It

Personally, I loathe perfume ads in magazines. It’s impossible to tell what the scent actually smells like, because after languishing on the glossy page between a hundred other fragrances, the…

Bianca Posterli | April 29, 2010 - 11:40 am

Meet John Paul Thurlow, Magazine Cover Lover

While some of the recent bloggers-get-book-deals phenom has been a little crazy (“I Can Has Cheezburger” anyone?), here’s an internet personality with some real talent. Meet John Paul Thurlow. He’s…

Bianca Posterli | December 21, 2009 - 4:50 pm

OMFG, Finally—Lonny Launches Today!

So we warned you it was coming, but after four months (it feels like way longer than that!) of waiting, the digital mag, Lonny, headed up by Rubie Green founder…

Nina Carbone | October 1, 2009 - 2:10 pm

Tabloid Cheat Sheet: Melanie Griffith & Brad Pitt Rehab Bound? Kendra & Kourtney Breastfeeding?

Just when you’ve eased into your week, the tabloids try to elbow their way in to distract you from your work. Look away! But you can’t. You must know who’s…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 26, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Jennifer Aniston Talks About Being Single In The Next Issue Of Elle

Jennifer Aniston lets it all hang out in the September issue of Elle. The actress graces the cover of the mag in a fierce leather dress, looking as confident as…

Daniela Guernica | August 4, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Magazine Aims To Sex Up The Bible

Be honest, when was the last time you cracked open a Bible? I read it for the first time in college and only because my professor made me. But peeps…

Nikki Dowling | June 9, 2009 - 9:30 am

9 Things I Learned About Women From Editing Maxim

I edited Maxim for four years, and let me tell you, we knew everything there was to know about guys. Like this: All guys really care about is girls. Our… | March 30, 2009 - 12:00 pm