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NYLON media kit

NYLON ad team

please direct all media kit inquiries to julie humeas
please direct all marketing inquiries to lauren cohen
please direct all ad operations inquiries to chris potter

NYLON magazine ad specs

files

We accept CD / DVD with all files, plus a full size color correct proof* or email files (with correct naming &em; see below) to ads@nylon.com, as well as mailing a full size color correct proof.*

*All ads must have a full-size color correct SWOP-certified color correct proof provided, or else NYLON cannot guarantee reproduction quality or placement.

naming files

Please name your files the following:
Name of company + date of issue + nylon
example ddknyad.4.06.nylon

acceptable formats

  • High resolution PDF at 100%, 300 DPI; or InDesign file, Photoshop document, or Illustrator EPS.
  • WE DO NOT ACCEPT MS PUBLISHER, MS WORD, FREEHAND, or QUARKXPRESS.
  • Please include with InDesign and Illustrator EPS files:
    • Document file collected for output
    • Fonts (screen and printer)
    • Images at 100%, 300 DPI
  • Please make sure that all images supplied are not RGB or LZW compressed.
  • They must be at least 300 DPI.
  • They must be CMYK.
  • B&W images must be specified; grayscale, bit-mapped, or 4/c B&W.
  • No spot PMS colors can be printed with out further expense, and advance notification about which PMS color will be printed. Otherwise please provide all files in CMYK.

ad dimensions

size orientation dimensions bleed
spread landscape 18 1/4" wide x 11" high with bleed
full page portrait 9 1/4" wide x 11" high with bleed
full page portrait 8 1/4" wide x 10" high no bleed
1/2 page landscape 9 1/4" wide x 5 5/8" high with bleed
1/2 page portrait 4 3/4" wide x 11" high with bleed
1/2 page landscape 8 1/4" wide x 4 5/8" high no bleed
1/2 page portrait 3 3/4" wide 10" high no bleed
1/4 page portrait 9 1/4" wide x 11" high with bleed
  • binding perfect bound
  • page trim 9" x 10 3/4"

gatefold specs

  • FC & IFC 8 3/4"
  • OSG & ISG 8 1/2"
  • ROB image 8 1/2" with 1/2" white border on far right-hand side (total page dimension is 9")

please provide the files in the following set-up:

  • OSG single page (8 1/2")
  • ISG/IFC spread (8 1/2" + 8 3/4" = 17 1/4")
  • ROB single page (9")

live area/gutter safety

All type and images not intended to be cut off should be placed 3/8" in from all trim edges and gutter, i.e. live area for a full page bleed ad is: 8 1/4" x 10".

If above specifications and requirements are not met, NYLON will not guarantee reproduciton. All advertising materials will be destroyed by Publisher after twelve months unless return is requested in writing.

package delivery address

NYLON
110 Greene Street, Suite 600
New York, NY 10012
Attn: Ad Department
p: 212.226.6454
f: 212.225.7738