What do Kate Moss, Cindy Crawford and Naomi Campbell have in common, except that they are some of the most famous supermodels of the 90’s?They were all cosmopolitan Covers the star as the editor-in-chief of Helen Gurley Brown’s influential era.Helen makesover Cosmo In a magazine about * real * women’s issues, articles on gender, love, relationships, and even contraception. Believe it or not, all the topics that were pretty much considered “scandalous” at the time.Basically, Helen’s makeover Cosmo— Debuted as a “family magazine” in 1886 and later became known as a literary magazine in the first half of the 20th century —It was completely radical. And while much of Helen’s advice now feels quite outdated and certainly lacks crossing, she can and enjoys sex regardless of whether the woman is married or not. I’ve done a lot to normalize the idea that it should be.
Despite criticism from some conservatives that too Progressive, Helen maintains editor-in-chief status Cosmo From 1965 to the 90’s, she created many iconic cover moments in her time, featuring the largest models in the industry. As Helen celebrates her 100th anniversary on February 18, let’s walk the path of her memories and see some of her favorite covers from her reign as EIC.
(Note that the coverline you’re about to see is read as a bit retro, as it reflects the time it was printed. Thankfully, women’s magazines have made great strides since the 1970s. .)
The first issue of Helen! She would still be reading the article “She’s crazy about the world’s greatest lover,” I can’t lie.
Looking for this exact crochet top to wear at this summer’s picnic szn, thank you.
If you want tips for Helen’s cocktail party, get June 1969 CosmoAvailable at newspaper stores
now Over 50 years ago.
Let’s just say that the cover line for abortion was ahead of its time. 👏
When to return Cosmo It included instructions on how to “make your own patchwork pouf bikini”.
This beauty is Barbara Carrera, a model that covered the November 1970 cover a few times ago!
When you have Dr. Atkins namedropping, you know you’re looking at a throwback cover!
Swimsuit at home on Instagram feed in 2022.
No she doesn’t look Like Brooke Shields — her teeth Brooke Shields.
Don’t say you’re the cover of an 80’s magazine, say you’re the cover of an 80’s magazine.
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In Shawn Mendes’ immortal words: it gives shale.
Love that this cover implies that Bruce Willis hides a deep and dark secret.
The petition for Naomi Campbell to decorate all covers in the future, the end.
… or Linda Evangelista if Naomi is busy.
That is, everything is written on the cover: the magnificent Madonna.
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Yeah, even Kate Moss Cosmo cover.
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Is Christy Turlington in a party dress barefoot? Her overall mood.
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Helen committed to feminism throughout her career and provided a “special update” on the subject with a 21-page spread.
If Helen finds a 90’s date embarrassing, imagine what she made on Tinder.
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