Fashionable Knitting

BY Web Intern in General |

  If anyone else out there is trying to figure out a way to combine their love of crafting with their love of high fashion, search no further. This September, in an attempt to revitalize New York's dwindling fashion industry, Vogue is coordinating a week of fabulous fashionable events called Fashion's Night Out . Along with feasting, sales and makeovers, they're enlisting top fashion names to host activities around New York. The list, which will be fully ... Read More
  Ah, Vivienne Westwood. I may not always agree with you (Pam Anderson, really?), but I defend your right to the death to be fabulously eccentric. The Guardian has compiled a list of some of her most notable quotables throughout her career. Some of my favorites: After losing an Armani contract In Italy they take cheap cloth and make it look expensive, but I take expensive cloth and make it look cheap. They just don't understand (1986) On her shop 'SEX' ... Read More
     There's a buzz about the BUST office, a hum that's been flitting in and out of conversations for the past few weeks. Sometimes the subject springs up in morning small talk; other times updates are publically thrown around from one side of the office to another. This shameless office talk can only be described as one thing: gossip. And we want all of you to be in on our obsession: Beth Ditto. First it was her new album, Music for Men, ... Read More

Who knew?

BY Laurie in General |

That Nicolas Cage's 17 yr old son is in a black metal band called Eyes of Noctum. Not a huge fan of papa Cage, but the kid is cute! To see them for yourself, check out NY tour dates here . via Brooklyn ... Read More
Miriam Libicki is a United States-born Jewish comics artist who packed up and moved to Israel to join the IDF, despite being rather ill-suited to the soldiering life. She has since relocated to Canada and created an autobiographical comic book, jobnik! about her experiences, as well as created several drawn essays in which she takes a critical look at comics, art, Israel, sex and sexuality, and of course, being Jewish. I met Libicki at New York's MoCCA ... Read More