Salsa. Tecate Tallboys. Mariachi Band. OH MY!!! This Sunday, Sept 12th, there will be a salsa eating party at The Bell House in Brooklyn!  Twenty local salsa makers will be showin' off their tomato crushing skills and will be competing for the SALSA SLAM grand prize.  Tickets are $12 / $15 at the door. What a way to spend a Sunday!  ¡Estoy muy emocionada!  PLUS++++There are still openings left if you think your salsa is slammin'! Check ... Read More

The Sleep Suit. Enough Said.

BY skye in General |

It doesn't just have to be "good night" anymore…."good anytime" is more like it.  With Forrest Jessee's Sleep Suit you can fall asleep literally anywhere!  Forrest Jessee is an architect, artist, scientist and graphic designer....and apparently needed a different kind of sleep pattern to accommodate his busy schedule.  Jessee decided to practice Buckminster Fuller's method of Dymaxion Sleeping, which basically means that you only take four ... Read More
Right in the heart of Williamsburg on Bedford Ave, you can walk into SPACECRAFT and get down to business…crafty business that is!  SPACECRAFT offers weekly workshops and classes taught by local artists.  One of whom we here at BUST have a special kinship to, Buffi Jashanmal.  Buffi interned here for a while and has since started her own clothing line, Quiet Riot Dubai.  She is quite the renaissance lady- designer, stylist, TV presenter ... Read More
Best-selling author Wendy Shanker opens her latest memoir, Are You My Guru? How Medicine, Meditation and Madonna Saved My Life (Penguin, September 2010), with a comparison of sick bodies. Her own--as a person living with a rare autoimmune disorder--and Madonna's--as a person who "could crush your head between her thighs while she's prancing around singing 'Holiday.'" From the first page she lets us know that Madonna provides "an example of unrelenting strength." ... Read More
Greetings! The end of August, in London, is actually quite chilly compared to the States. Like the true stereotype of London weather, practically my entire week there was marked with drizzly rain and overcast skies. However, I love to photograph on overcast days, so it was rather nice for me. My last day there, the clouds parted and there was no rain! I ran over to shoreditch (think williamsburg of london) to capture some london street style. Per usual, high res ... Read More