BY Intern Lauren in General on Aug 16, 2012 |
From the folks behind the notorious No Pants Subway Ride comes a summer-themed prank. Be prepared to swim, play Frisbee, soak up some rays, sunbathe, slather on sunscreen, catch up on summer reading, or all of the above. The only difference between this Improv Everywhere event and a normal beach day? You’ll be doing it all decked out in black tie apparel—it’s the third annual Black Tie Beach mission!Black Tie Beach is a mass prank that ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Artsy on Aug 10, 2012 |
It’s come to my attention that the BUST blog is in serious need of some cat lovin’! Here to fix that urgent dilemma is Etsy user Kate Funk and her kitschy kitty greeting cards. Every card features Kate’s feline friend, AC, impersonating dozens of icons in a variety of scenarios that are ten thousand times cuter (yes, that’s absolutely a real statistic) when a cat is the star. You’ll find AC looking fierce as Dracula, Jaws, the Loch Ness Monster, a ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Style File on Aug 06, 2012 |
Fast fashion won’t just be hanging up on the racks in your favorite cheap retail store anymore—its availability will soon extend to your home, thanks to H&M.
Just last Thursday, WWD reported that H&M Home is set to hit the U.S. in early 2013. The home line will offer collections of linens, decorative storage, and various knick-knacks for your bedroom, bathroom, and living room. According to Refinery29, “the prices are slightly more ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Style File on Aug 06, 2012 |
In addition to the hellish summer heat we’ve been subjected to as of late, here’s another reason that’ll have you frantically counting down the days until Fall: Dita Von Teese, the unofficial queen of all things retro, burlesque and vintage, will be unveiling her very own clothing line. Vintage fashionistas, rejoice!
The performer/fierce fashion icon currently has a fragrance, cosmetics, and a lingerie line, but all three are woefully not yet available for ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in General on Aug 03, 2012 |
In the latest Twitter-sphere news, BUST’s Senior Editor Molly Simms tweeted yesterday, “I want a talk show called “Channing Vs. Channing,” in which Carol Channing & Channing Tatum discuss pop culture and current events.” Shortly after, fashion blogger @GrassettaGillie responded with this gem of a photo:For those who are unfamiliar, Carol Channing is a long-time singer, actress, and comedian, best known for her roles on Broadway. ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Eat Me on Jul 30, 2012 |
Having friends over to watch the Olympics? You could bake boring ol’ chocolate chip cookies or do the classic vanilla ice cream in a mug…or you could completely knock your friends’ socks off with these adorable homemade lemon cupcakes! Complete with a crispy ice cream cone torch, tangy lemon butter icing, and red and orange shards of caramelized sugar to resemble the flame, these cupcakes couldn’t be any more appropriate for an Olympic ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Style File on Jul 30, 2012 |
Big fan of gold? Then OPI has fantastic news for you. Inspired by “the world of 007,” according to the company's Facebook page, OPI will be releasing their newest shade, “The Man with the Golden Gun.” But this polish is a bit different than your average metallic gold shimmery topcoat—OPI’s version contains real 18-karat gold.The polish is shown as a topcoat, painted over a contrasting deep red to show off the gold flecks. ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in General on Jul 27, 2012 |
A new, breakthrough technology has just been unveiled to accurately assess tissue samples for signs of breast cancer through a minimally invasive procedure.
But wait! There’s a twist: The cloud-based neural network was brought to us by a girl at the young age of 17. I repeat, the mastermind behind this breakthrough technology is a 17-year-old girl, and in addition, she won the top prize in this year’s Google Science Fair because of it!
“I ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Feminizzle on Jul 23, 2012 |
Update: Defense attorneys for the two teenage boys have officially withdrawn their motion to hold Savannah in contempt for tweeting her attackers' names after the case gained worldwide recognition. Phew!
Upset by what she felt was a lenient plea bargain for two teen boys who plead guilty to assaulting her and circulating pictures of the incident, 17-year-old Savannah Dietrich turned to Twitter to share her frustration.
“There you go, lock me ... Read More
BY Intern Lauren in Style File on Jul 20, 2012 |
On a scale of 1 to crazy, there are simply no words to describe the caliber of wackiness achieved by the Jeremy Scott for Adidas Fall/Winter 2012 collection.Runway fashion can be a hit or miss. Sometimes, the outfits can inspire you to cash in all your loose change you've accumulated from the past five years, sell all the contents of your entire closet to the nearest thrift store, and use the money for a complete wardrobe overhaul that's nothing ... Read More