Wednesday, August 27

Magazine Library: Phase 1



Magazines have been safely moved and now the fun begins @ the new apartment.

11 comments:

  1. I am a mag-head too. Crazy girl. Never throw them out!

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  2. I threw out alll of my magazines when i moved. I just cant read old mags.. it feels like old news! LOVE big coffee table books though :)

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  3. That is the biggest pile of paper I've ever seen! Well done!

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  4. OMG
    lets hang out and be bffsss.

    amazing.

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  5. how far back does your collection go? Do you have that Vogue from the mid-early 90s with that amazing shoot by Helmut Newton of Nadja Auermann in ridiculous high heels and wheelchairs and stuff?

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  6. laia, i'll remember that when its time for me to move again! i'll fly you in from ny. lol.

    the core collection begins in 93 with vouge, bazaar, and elle. i do have sporatic earlier issues from the 80s and early 90s.
    i didn't realize i was collecting until the british vouge 'gold' issue and i put it in plastic after i read it. after that i never threw away a flaunt, dazed & confused, metro.pop, nylon, british elle & vouge, lucky (it used to be good), etc....
    i do have the nadja/helmut photo spread.....i'll find it for you, just might be a minute.

    phone/cord...no news is old news! fashion history repeats itself sooner than you think.

    enc...i'll be sorting out the pile....stay tuned!

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  7. that is amazing. my collection of tear sheets starts somewhere around 94/95, i would've liked to have kept them all but they were getting to be too much so i just cut out all the ads and editorials that I like, which i still have. the newton one mustve gotten lost in the shuffle somewhere :(

    but the truth is that ive been trolling ebay to buy some of the old issues that i know i loved because i want to have them.

    i cannot stop looking at this picture.

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  8. laia, if you haven't already, check out paperpursuits.com. i too troll ebay, especially for old flaunts. but when i find a 'grail' on pursuits i snatch it.

    even more nerdy, i have quite a few years indexed! and i have also lost some due to moving or damage. i cringe at the thought of what i lost!

    i'll post more photos as i get more organized.

    glad there is someone else out there who loves magazine too...

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  9. Hmm, I wonder how those lovely magazines got all moved there? That musta took some great amount of effort.

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