About Vintage Vogue Magazine
Some things get better with age, and vintage Vogue magazines are among them. These magazines may make nice gifts for your fashion-conscious sister, letting her look back in history at fashions, hair styles, and trends past. She can browse through magazines featuring models wearing bright makeup and sassy cropped cuts from the 1980s, and wearing oversize sweaters and leggings from the 1950s. These magazines date back to 1892, thanks to founder Arthur Turnure. Turnure gave Americans Vogue magazine as a look into the "ceremonial side of life," capturing the faces, fashions, and lifestyles of wealthy and elite citizens. The magazine initially catered to male audiences in New York City, featuring content on fashion, sports, and politics. Today, you can find vintage Vogue magazines dating back through the 20th century, and even find rare editions of older magazines. These magazines bear distinguishing characteristics depending on time of publication. Magazines from the 1930s feature black-and-white photographs, which combine emerging photographic technology with fashion. Magazines from the 1960s feature a youthful and contemporary layout, thanks to Editor-in-Chief Diana Vreeland. These magazines feature celebrities, like Andy Warhol; politicians; actors; and musicians. On eBay, a large inventory lets you search for magazines in many ways. You may search for vintage Vogue knitting magazines or choose magazines focusing on people or places instead.