BY Lisa in Feminizzle on Sep 27, 2011 |
There’s a new label for women floating around on the Internet: bagel girls. A Konglish (Korean + English) combination of baby-faced and glamorous, the phrase started popping up about a year ago on websites dedicated to K-pop and South Korean celebrities. South Korean stars, especially actresses and singers, are praised as bagel girls for the contrast between what fans have called their youthful “baby faces” and “glamorous” ... Read More
BY Bridgette Miller in Eat Me on Sep 27, 2011 |
I remember begging my mom for an Easy Bake Oven. Well, actually, I begged her for the Creepy Crawlers playset and an Easy Bake Oven, but she said I could have only one. Since I was too young to explicate a formal critique of gender dichotomies in children's toy advertising, and brownies seemed way more useful to me than bugs, I went for the Easy Bake. Only one photo exists of me using my new toy--in it, I’m frowning at the little white oven, waiting for a ... Read More
BY niesha sharay in Feminizzle on Sep 27, 2011 |
Looking for a way to learn more about feminism or immerse yourself in causes that matter to you? Soapbox Inc’s Feminist Boot Camp might be worth a look. Feminist Boot Camp is an intensive week-long program that is designed for young women, or anyone really, who is interested in meeting the movers and shakers of the modern feminist world. Created by Amy Richards and Jennifer Baumgardner, the activists and authors of Manifesta: Young Women, ... Read More
BY Nikki in Crafty on Sep 27, 2011 |
Tonight at 6 PM, BUST Magazine and East Pike Factory team up with Babeland Seattle for a free kinky crafting party! Bedazzle a pouch that doubles as a sexy sleepover kit -- all supplies will be provided.The first 25 guests will receive gift bags with toys, Sir Richard's condoms, and a copy of BUST Magazine's newest issue, so arrive early! Plus, one lucky attendee will win a sex toy and a one-year subscription to BUST Magazine.
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BY Bridgette Miller in Sexy on Sep 27, 2011 |
I wrote about Brooklyn's Bushwick Burlesque earlier this month, but their show is so nice that I've got to tell you twice.
If you stopped by Sunday's BUST Craftacular at the NY World Maker Faire, you may have created some DIY Bath Bombs or a journal; your instructor for those crafty courses was none other than the bootylicious "bikelesque" babe Miss Spoke. Heather in craft mode at the Maker Faire; photos courtesy of Nikki Hung/Kim Ku.
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