December wrapped up with 8 new launches with frequency and 44 specials that set off the holiday season beautifully. From Rolling Stone’s collector’s edition dedicated to Pink Floyd to a bounty of epicurean delights, to commemorative issues celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, the 44 special issues for December were just that – special.

So sit back and take a look at what December had to offer.

Up first our magazines with frequency:

pitchfork-review-coverHealth beauty lifeheedLocal QuarterlyOrigami-10The Hype
UomoModern-88Beautiful Savage-89

And now the specials:
100 Years of Crosswords-44All Aboard-36All American Classics-21Amazing People of the Bible-35Ariana-38Auburn-24Bleu-25Boosted & Blown-26Build Better Models-22C10 Builder's Guide-27Cottage Kitchens-58Creative Spaces-46Delicious Family Favorites-18GRIT Barnyard-33Guitars of the Rich & Famous-47Handknit Socks-59Harry-40HIP HOP-15Homemade Pizza-55Hot Rod Girls-31Italian Favorites-19LIFE-39Make It Over-28MAKE-23Mollie Makes Mania-32Natural Green Pages-49One Direction-53Organize 50-52Playboy-50Rolling Stone-56SEC Champions-17Slow Cooker Suppers-54Sports Illustrated-45Sustainable You-48The Royal Year 2013-30TIME-34Top 50m Football Players-29Tracing Your Eastern European Ancestors-57Us-41USA Today-20USA Today-43Winter's Best Dishes-37Wonders of Life-42Wood Home Planner-51