We here at BUST love all creatures great and small. My own closest companions in the world are my two wonderful dogs, Ollie and Triskit. So when someone showed me that Michael Vick is being reinstated into the NFL 'on a conditional basis' I had to share my outrage. The commissioner of he NFL, Roger Goodell, as well as many experts believe that Vick has been rehabilitated and knows what he did was wrong.  Goodell even went as far to say 'this is a young man's ... Read More
Move over, Olsens! Peace out, Paris! Want a real fashion role maiden? Meet Iris Apfel, queen bee of quirky, cool, original fashion. Back in the 1940s, when skirts and sweater sets were the mode, Apfel hit the streets in men's denim jeans. Men's denim jeans, hoop earrings, and, ah yes, a turban. And so, an icon was born. Since her youth, Apfel's combination of glamor and flamboyance have influenced the fashion world in a big way. Now, Rare Bird of Fashion: The ... Read More
The Bronner Brothers , stars of African American hair care and styling, are taking over Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center for the Bronner Brothers International Hair Show. More than 60,000 hair pros (stylists, cosmetologists, distributors, and exhibitors), celebrities (Chris Rock, Al Sharpton, and Nia Long are all confirmed to appear), entertainers (JJ and the Young Giants of Comedy are part of the program), and beauty fanatics will rock Hotlanta from the ... Read More

Oh my god, SHOES!

BY Laurie in General |

In my search for the perfect transition sandal/shoe for fall, I've stumbled upon many gladiator (yuck) and whatever you call those frankensteinn boot/shoe combos (Booes?) but I am happy to say I found the perfect classy peep toe wedge with these neat Jeffrey Cambell gems, called the Vera 2 (available in black at Karmaloop and Lori's Sole of Chicago ). Got to www.jeffreycampbellshoes.com and check out a few of  the new fall looks, and click on ... Read More

Funky Fashion Fun

BY Web Intern in General |

I'm not exactly a fashion maven, but I do appreciate the interesting trends and bold directions people can go with fashion. That's why I particularly dig the Rumors blog, which show the fun things people do with clothes and furniture, like a balloon-themed high-fashion photo shoot in Vogue Australia and handbags made from biker jackets. They also have a store based in Richmond, Virginia. So if you're in the Virginia area, you should definitely go to the Rumors ... Read More