BY Sonia Edwards in Style File on Aug 27, 2014 |
Every August, we get ultra-excited about the AfroPunk Festival, which takes place in Brooklyn, N.Y.C. The festival is a two-day celebration of music, fashion, art and culture. Aside from being packed with eye-popping musical performances and insanely good vibes, it's *also* a convergence of some of the most beautiful, stylish folks on the planet. We swear you won't find a better crowd for people-watching anywhere in the world.
This year's fest was full ... Read More
BY Sonia Edwards in Style File on Aug 26, 2014 |
These days, there seems to be an increasing amount of technological advancements aimed at making safety stylish. From jewelry that can alert others to when you’re in danger, to bras that will give an electric shock to a would-be attacker, there has been no shortage of wearable, discreet safety measures for women.
Now entering the arena is the nail polish brand Undercover Colors. Developed by four male undergrads at North Carolina ... Read More
BY Mariana Garces in Style File on Aug 22, 2014 |
Dear Kate, our favorite (high tech and period proof!) underwear brand here at Bust, just released its latest collection yesterday, the Ada Collection. Named after Ada Lovelace, the world's first computer programmer, the collection is full of the brand's signature cute, functional, and breathable underwear and matching bralets.
Even more notable, the collection comes along with an amazing lookbook chock-full of amazing models-- all leading women from the tech ... Read More
BY Sonia Edwards in Style File on Aug 22, 2014 |
Though the language used in its commercial smacks of “so simple, even a woman can understand it,” I must admit that the Cuff is a pretty cool invention. It’s a little chip (or “tiny device with technology inside,” as the commercial puts it) worn in a piece of jewelry that, among other useful tricks, can send an alert to someone’s phone when you’re in danger.Just press the device, and a message gets sent to a ... Read More
BY Emily Robinson in Style File on Aug 21, 2014 |
It’s Thursday and we're (finally) nearing the end of the work week and we have the perfect thing for you to treat yo' self to in celebration of the upcoming weekend. (C'mon, you know you deserve it.)
Jessica Delfino, aka hilarious mastermind behind the song “My Pussy is Magic”, is handcrafting feminist underwear that is 1000% body positive and perfect for any occasion. As described by Delfino, these are “beautiful ladies panties that ... Read More
BY Caelan in Style File on Aug 21, 2014 |
Dirty Dancing didn’t only make household names out of Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze (R.I.P.) but it was also an iconic teen love story that made water dancing, Keds and summer camp seem cool.
This movie was iconic not only in the mom-jeans hall of fame, but it also became essential when talking about 80’s fashion, so today I’m bringing baby out of the wardrobe corner and into 2014. So without further ado, here's how to incorporate ... Read More
BY Sonia Edwards in Style File on Aug 12, 2014 |
Two of my favorite things—pin-up style and humanely-farmed poultry-are coming together! Marion Acres, a small farm in Portland, just had its annual “Ladies’ Chicken Harvest.” Ten women, all dolled up in red lipstick, victory rolls and polka dots, came to the farm for a day to try their hands at chicken harvesting, and it naturally made for some pretty priceless photos. I love chicken, but how it’s farmed and processed is super ... Read More
BY debbie in Style File on Aug 08, 2014 |
Ready to have some fun in bed?
This duvet, from Sin in Linen's Atomic Dreams Collection, will give your pad hip sophistication. Designed by Ragnarama for Sin in Linen, the lively print on soft cotton fabric has earthy tones for a perfect balance of pizazz and easy-going style and comfort. After a night of dancing the Cha Cha at the Continental Club, impress your after-party guest(s?) with your wit and sense of style. Versatile enough for every room in ... Read More
BY Emma Tilden in Style File on Jul 28, 2014 |
Black Milk Clothing is taking realistic body image to a whole new level this summer with their “Dem Guts” bathing suit—a suit with a print of the inner anatomy of the human body—guts and all!
It’s nice to see a clothing company which actually recognizes the fact that the women who will be wearing its products are human in every way (including some of the kind of weird/gross ways).
Lost at E-Minor interviewed Black Milk ... Read More
BY Gwen Berumen in Style File on Jul 25, 2014 |
Just a short time after we got wind that David Lynch had designed Kenzo’s eerie most recent A/W show, we find out he’s at it again. Love of my life and artist extraordinaire David Lynch is collaborating with the fashion world again, this time, in pursuit of making the ultimate women’s work out wear. Lynch and the luxury US brand Live the Process have worked together in order to debut Lynch’s six-piece collection that features corset bras, ... Read More