BY Ivanna Avalos in Music Stuff on May 08, 2012 |
I felt hella good when I saw this video announcement from the members of No Doubt:
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The new album comes out September 25th! It’s been over 10 years since the California-based band released a new album. In 2004, they took a hiatus to pursue solo projects and since then, die-hard No Doubt fans have waited for the day when the band would reunite and make music again. I saw them perform in summer ... Read More
BY Ivanna Avalos in Feminizzle on Apr 26, 2012 |
Ads like the hilariously sleazy one above are sadly common in print advertising, which loves to position women in degrading scenarios that, 9 times out of 10, have absolutely nothing to do with the product being sold. In 2002, Scott A. Lukas, a college professor, created the Gender Ads Project, a website that analyzes women's roles in advertising, with nearly 4,000 examples.The project breaks down the ads into different categories, ... Read More
BY Ivanna Avalos in Music Stuff on Apr 19, 2012 |
If you’re in the know with the going-ons of the New York City nightlife then you’re probably familiar with DJ Venus X. Maybe you heard her DJ at Fashion Week last fall or dance your ass off at her GHE20G0TH1K parties. I personally saw the light when BUST Crafty lady Callie passed along one of DJ Venus X’s mixes.
The 25-year-old Dominican-Ecuadorian DJ from Manhattan, born Jazmin Venus Soto, first gained attention after hosting GHE20GOTH1K with ... Read More
BY Ivanna Avalos in Style File on Apr 12, 2012 |
Former America's Next Top Model winner, Whitney Thompson, graces the cover of the current issue.
Slink Magazine, a bi-monthly London-based fashion and lifestyle magazine geared towards women sized 14 & up (U.S. size 10 & up) that started online last year, has launched a print edition.
The magazine, created by former fashion design student Rivkie Baum after she was frustrated with the limited sizes, features strictly plus-size models and focuses ... Read More
BY Ivanna Avalos in Crafty on Apr 12, 2012 |
Potter Abby Berkson started her business, Abby Berkson Ceramics, out of her home studio in Easthampton, Mass back in 2010 and her pots and mugs are just plain adorable. She draws inspiration from children’s books and from her days teaching ceramics classes where all the kids wanted to do was make things with their favorite animals on them.
Wouldn’t drinking coffee first thing in the morning out of a mug with two little penguins ... Read More