Get Schooled

BY Web Intern in General |

BUST believes there's a DIY-er in all of us; we just need the right project and some encouraging instruction to get us going. If you're an aspiring DIY diva, or a craft maven looking for some new tricks, bring your right brain to Brooklyn this Saturday for the first annual Brooklyn Skillshare ! Local experts in everything from henna to kombucha brewing to bag making to magic tricks will be on hand, giving 90-minute mini courses on the art of being artsy. The only ... Read More
Carrie Fisher is one of those celebrities that I love in the back of my mind, but who isn't part of my daily life. However, when I saw that she had a one-woman show up at Studio 54, I had to go. 'Wishful Drinking' is a humble and humorous romp through Fisher's various marriages (totally forgot she was married to Paul Simon!) and mental breakdowns that showcases how Princess Leia herself is still crazy after all these years.Most of the people in attendance at ... Read More
Check out the video (made by Katy of the VG's) of our day at the haunted house in the country shooting our Nancy Drew inspired fashion story. If you love Nancy Drew, and the Vivian Girls like we do, you have to check out the issue- out now on ... Read More

Oh the Cuteness!

BY intern Amber in General |

A character called 'Lottie the Otter' will make her debut in the new Winnie-the-Pooh book, 'Return to the Hundred Acre Wood.'Written by David Benedictus and illustrated by Mark Burgess, Lottie is described as 'a smart and elegant character.' Dutton Children's Books imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, who released the book yesterday, say that Lottie 'has her own ideas about how things should be done and believes that everyone should follow the correct ... Read More
Every year I do this to myself...I wait too long to think of a Halloween costume and then I'm scrambling to find bits and pieces to create the perfect ensemble. Last year, a Frenchman was my costume of choice, which included a drawn on mustache, a hat that resembled a beret (who knew black berets sold-out in October?!), striped shirt, and a little red neckerchief. Ah yes, it was a cute choice. But this year? I just don't know. I'm poor so a big-to-do is not going ... Read More