NYLON ad team

    please direct all media kit inquiries to julie humeas
    please direct all marketing inquiries to lauren cohen

    NYLON magazine ad specs


    We accept CD / DVD with all files, plus a full size color correct proof* or email files (with correct naming — see below) to, 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.
    • 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
    spreadlandscape18 1/4" wide x 11" highwith bleed
    full pageportrait9 1/4" wide x 11" highwith bleed
    full pageportrait8 1/4" wide x 10" highno bleed
    1/2 pagelandscape9 1/4" wide x 5 5/8" highwith bleed
    1/2 pageportrait4 3/4" wide x 11" highwith bleed
    1/2 pagelandscape8 1/4" wide x 4 5/8" highno bleed
    1/2 pageportrait3 3/4" wide 10" highno bleed
    1/4 pageportrait9 1/4" wide x 11" highwith bleed
    bindingpage trimgatefold
    perfect bound9" x 10 3/4"FC & IFC8 3/4"
    OSG & ISG8 1/2"
    ROBimage 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:

    OSGISG/IFCROBGutter safety
    single page (8 1/2")spread (8 1/2" + 8 3/4" = 17 1/4")single page (9")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".
    package delivery address

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