BY Kelly McClure in Style File on Sep 23, 2010 |
For those who don't know, LUSH is a fresh, handmade cosmetics company that originated in London several years ago and has now reached cult status. The company is by no means a cult, but when you mention its name, a wide spectrum of people will turn glass eyed and immediately reach for their purse or wallet. In an attempt to bring the loyal lovers of their popular bath bombs and soaps to a heightened frenzy of buyer's lust, co-founder Mark Constantine and resident ... Read More
BY Katie Zanin in Eat Me on Sep 23, 2010 |
In the 16th century, a Florentine chef named Bernardo Buontalenti, “Talenti,” brought his legendary frozen creation to the Medici family – gelato. 500 years later, this Dallas-based company named for the man who started it all is churning out gelato and sorbet products made from all-natural, fresh ingredients.
History lesson aside, this gelato is GOOD. It’s creamy, flavorful and completely natural (and kosher!) The ladies of BUST ... Read More
BY Emilie Branch in Feminizzle on Sep 23, 2010 |
Mehran is a six-year-old Afghani girl who is being raised by her parents as a boy. This phenomenon is called bacha posh, and translates to “girl in boy’s clothes”. In Afghanistan boys are valued higher than girls; they are able to carry their father’s name and be privy to his inheritance. Women are alienated from any kind of social standing and not really even allowed to be seen let alone walk freely. Bacha posh looks to remedy this, ... Read More
BY Lauren Rubin in Style File on Sep 22, 2010 |
Former Bust cover gal and pipe belting extraordinaire Beth Ditto is bringing a coat of a different color ( and size!) to a closet near you. Made famous for her in your face, electric and kooky stage presence as front woman for dance punk band The Gossip, Ditto proves that she can work the runway just as good as the dance floor.
This week, the collection consisting of 21 pieces featuring skirts,dresses, tops, and even a jacket hit UK based retailer ... Read More
BY emily dirienzo in Sexy on Sep 22, 2010 |
Our offices may be in the city that never sleeps, but BUSTies live and work all over the country. BUST mag’s own sex columnist and resident sexologist at San Francisco’s Good Vibrations, Dr. Carol Queen is coasts away from the Mothership here in N.Y.C, but she’s about to be a whole lot closer, and we just can’t contain ourselves!
Mark your calendars (your sexy calendars!), because October 1st Tied Up Events is throwing a sex ... Read More