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 &em; 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
    • 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

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