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Craftacular!!!

BY Dawn in Crafty

Can you believe that the Craftacular is already less than two weeks away?! We've been busy busy busy getting everything together and we can't be more excited! If you haven't checked our the vendor list, get to it! We've compiled over 200 of the most talented and unique crafters to stuff your stockings this holiday season. Never will emptying your wallet feel soooo good...Oh yeah, not only will we have vendors, dancing, DJs, drinks, and Amy Sedaris (!!!), but we're ... Read More
The Stitch Fashion Show and Guerrilla Craft Bazaar is an annual celebration of independent design, artistry and creativity. Stitch is community directed rather than competition oriented, ultimately designed to showcase the work of independent designers in a new format. BUST is proud to sponsor this year’s bazaar featuring over 100 vendors and a live fashion show showcasing 20 of the very best in up and coming indie designers. Goodie bags to the ... Read More

BY Dawn in Crafty

SDN launches their hot new sweat shop free denim collection at our favorite LES boutique, Kaight!!! To celebrate, enjoy 20% off everything in stock, including new styles by SDN and new fall arrivals!! *For customers outside the NYC area, enter SDN at checkout on www.kaightshop.com and enjoy 20% off entire purchase.KAIGHT  83 Orchard Street  New York, New York 10002  212-680-5630  kaightnyc.com ... Read More

Designing women (and men)

BY Dawn in Crafty

Post Expose is a community screen-printing and design center, which allows artists, and designers to share tools, share space, and share knowledge. They will also soon be offering seminars on screen-printing techniques, free lectures on design and printing exhibitions, and collaborations with community based foundations. From November 2, to November 16, 2007, POST EXPOSE is excited to present a group installation of 30 screen printed posters and art. ... Read More

My boo...

BY Dawn in Crafty

One of my best gay boyfriends, Derek Rippe, has a knack for designing the most adorable illustrations...How cute are these ghosts gone wild?! Check out his new plush collection Dog Park and more cheekiness at his website, RippeStuff.com!  ... Read More
 This just in! Our favorite cheeseball connoisseur, Amy Sedaris, will be signing her comedy cookbook, I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence, at this year's Craftacular!!! If we're lucky, she'll bake some cupcakes and teach us how to properly clean out our bongs. If your dorky relatives are visiting that weekend, ditch 'em!BUST Magazine Holiday Craftacular Saturday, December 8, 200710am - 8pm@ The Metropolitan Pavilion, NYCP to the S, It's not to ... Read More

BY Dawn in Crafty

Need an excuse to play dress up and party all night long? We never do! The fun never stops at the New York Couture Official Fashion Week Show & Party!!! This season's show is a cannot miss event...with THE BEST gift bags ever!!! New York Couture's Official Fashion Week Show & Party Date: September 12th Location: Element- 225 E. Houston Street, NYC Time: doors open at 9pm, show starts at 11pm Open bar 10-11pm sponsored by Stella Artois Hosted by The ... Read More

gas station cozy?

BY Tara in Crafty

us city kids don't drive much..but i remember fondly a day when i did and it wasn't that long ago, so i'm a seasoned veteran at bitching and moaning about gas prices. i'm also a big supporter of all things craft..so when i came across this art project/political statement...blickity blam! i'm left feeling very fulfilled. Jennifer Marsh, a third-year Syracuse University graduate student pursuing her master's degree in fine arts, plans to blanket an abandoned DeWitt ... Read More
 CALLING ALL CRAFTERS!We are so excited to announce that the 2007 Holiday Craftacular is set to happen on Saturday, December 8!!! As a result of the enormous success of the past two years’ craft fairs, this year’s shopping bonanza will be more than THREE TIMES as large! We'll be handpicking 200 of the most unique and talented crafters from across the country to sell their wares. Warm frosty toes with a beer and a hot dog from ... Read More

Fashion for a Cause

BY Dawn in Crafty

Check this out! The insanely talented Jessie Williams of Edge of Urge has put together a really great t-shirt design contest to help spread awareness and raise money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the world's largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education, and patient services. The Not Without Notice contest is a chance for you to come up with your own special t-shirt design inspired by whatever you appreciate ... Read More