- Oct 8, 2011
For aspiring models and female celebs, grazing the cover of Vogue -- American Vogue or otherwise -- means you've made it big. These varied Vogue covers, which span international borders from Paris to Japan, show the range of covers the publication has released over the years.

The covers range from sporty, fun and fresh to undeniably haute and chic, with some even bordering on the bizarre and disturbing. For instance, remember the May 2008 cover that showed Gwyneth Paltrow so airbrushed she looked almost like a robot?

Regardless, you can forget fierce editorials and fashion ads; being on the cover of the world's "fashion bible" means much more than being on the cover of any other publication. These varied Vogue covers are proof.

From Murder Mystery Covers to Illustrated Anniversary Covers: