Grand Designs Magazine

Grand Designs Magazine is the official monthly publication accompanying the hit television show hosted by presenter Kevin McCloud and broadcast on Channel 4 and More 4.


Grand Designs Magazine gives you access to all the inspiration you need to get your building and renovation projects off the ground. From TV house exclusives and real-life stories of builds, designs and interiors, to Kevin McCloud’s latest news and views, each issue is filled with inspiring homes and expert practical advice on your self-build and renovation projects.


Or why not head over to the Grand Designs Magazine website for the latest news, design trends, building advice and so much more.

Subscribe to Grand Designs Magazine

In your issues you’ll receive tickets to our live shows and free supplements on key design topics throughout the year, plus digital access so you can read Grand Designs magazine on the go.



Where to buy

The latest copy of Grand Designs Magazine can be purchased in all good newsagents and supermarkets, including WHSmith, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Tesco, Morrisons, Marks & Spencer and Waterstones.

Grand Designs back issues

Missed an issue? You can find our archive of Grand Designs back issues to order now.

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