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Architectural Digest magazine

Architectural Digest is a vibrant monthly celebration of international design talents, innovative homes and products, inspiring decorating ideas, culture, and travel. Launched in 1920 as a California trade quarterly, the magazine evolved over the years, increasing in frequency and broadening in scope until it became the byword for living well. Today AD publishes nine international editions, and its brand has immeasurable influence in the world of interior design. AD print subscribers receive our exclusive AD tote bag and instant access to the Celebrity Homes special issue, plus the Kitchen + Baths, Wellness and Sustainability editor’s guides.

Our website,, offers constant original coverage of the interior design and architecture worlds, new shops and products, travel destinations, art and cultural events, celebrity style, and high-end real estate as well as access to print features and images from the AD archives.

Our digital edition

AD print subscribers can access our digital edition, which includes not only all print-edition content, but also extra photos, interactive floor plans, and videos. To obtain a digital-only subscription, visit the App Store, Google Play, Amazon, or Next Issue.