Make a Magazine

Put your brilliant ideas in print with a newsstand-quality magazine, great for serial content or high-volume printing projects.

  • Dynamic & Vivid Magazine Options

    Dynamic & Vivid

    Choose from two print methods to find the best fit for your magazine.
  • Flexible Magazine Creator Tools

    Flexible Creation Tools

    Make magazines with Blurb's' free desktop tool BookWright. You can also use pro tools like Adobe InDesign or our PDF Uploader to set up your book.
  • Selling & Sharing Your Magazines

    Selling & Sharing

    Share a sneak peek of your publication with an embeddable preview on your website, and easily sell your digital or print magazines through the Blurb Bookstore.


Format Features

Create newsstand-quality magazines as either part of a series or single project that showcases visual work in a low-cost way.

Newsstand Magazine Sizing Options Newsstand Magazine Sizing Options

Newsstand Magazine Sizing

  • 8.5×11 in (22×28 cm)
  • Page counts from 20 to 240
  • Perfect Bound, page count must be divisible by 4

Custom Magazine Printing & Covers Custom Magazine Printing & Covers

Printing & Covers

Premium Magazines have a high-end magazine finish with a heavier cover.

  • Cover: 80# Semi-gloss (216 GSM) for heft and protection
  • Paper: 80# Matte text (118 GSM) paper
Economy Magazines have a lighter weight and lower print fidelity for a lower cost.

  • Cover: 65# Matte (176 GSM) with no UV or laminate
  • Paper: 80# Silk text (120GSM)

Imagine The Possibilities

  • Food & Art Publication

    Food & Art Publication

    Mouthfeel Magazine
    Mac Malikowski et al.
    Bespoke Magazine
    The creators of Mouthfeel wanted to create a magazine with an unusual size, shape, and opening experience, so they did a custom run with Large Order Services. It’s carried by high-end stockists around the world.
  • DIY City Guide

    DIY City Guide

    Los Angeles: An Almost Makes Perfect City Guide
    Molly Madfis
    Premium Magazine
    Passionate about her hometown, Molly created a guide based on a collection of content from her blog, Almost Makes Perfect, that helped friends and visitors discover what makes her city so great.
  • Adoption Profile

    Adoption Profile

    The Eloge Family
    Hannah Eloge
    Premium Magazine
    Hannah and Josh created a gorgeous personal publication when they were looking to match in their adoption search. The photos, introductions, and stories conveyed all the warmth and love of their family and community, and the magazine format made it possible to give it away without breaking the bank.

Ready to make your magazine?