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Silver Lining Opticians

BY Laurie in Style File |

I am always on the hunt for vintage specs, and recently had to replace my beloved frames because I stupidly dropped them. So the hunt was on, and I searched the city for months for the perfect pair. I finally found a sweet pair of vintage YSLs that are very early 80’s Sophia Loren, and I found them at Siver Lining Opticians in Soho. The guys running this cute eyewear shop, Jordan Silver and Erik Sacher are friendly as can be, very knowledgeable and patient ... Read More

Urbana Poetry Slam

BY Team Intern in General |

Hey BUSTies!Our very own Callie and Tara are celebrity judges for the semi-finals of the Urbana Poetry Slam!The awesome competitors are Akua Doku, Arianne Benford, Darian Dauchan, Eboni, Jeanann Verlee, Kesed. Rico Steal, Soulful Jones there is going to be tons of free stuff! as well as a new beer (yay!) from Magic Hat that is going to be super cheap (yay!). Come early for the free swag, ladies.here are the details: This Saturday, May 3rd URBANA POETRY GRAND ... Read More

SweetCity Woman

BY Laurie in General |

This weekend check out some tight artwork at this group show of 6 women artists curated by Queen Andrea and GMO$SweetCityWoman Exhibition: May 3 through May 31, 2008Fuse Gallery93 2nd Ave (between 5th & 6th Sts, 2nd Ave stop on the F), NYC, NY.Wed-Sat 3-8pm Opening Reception: Saturday, May 3rd, 7 to 10 pmThe works reflect a common perspective drawn from graffiti, typography and elements inspired by mythology, tattoo art, city life and feminism. The exhibition ... Read More

dream. inspire. create.

BY Maggie in Crafty |

It's no secret that indie published, BUST Magazine has been a part of the punk rock DIY movement for years.  What rocks our socks off are the amazing support that we've received from established companies from the crafting community like JANOME!  We can't thank JANOME and their resident kick ass crafty lady, Miss Kira DeLong for rockin' and sponsoring the DIY corsage station at BUST's first ever springtime Craftacular.  Kira has been a long time ... Read More

Mr. Lonely

BY Laurie in General |

Harmony Korine’s new film “Mr. Lonely” opens this weekend, and it’s pretty good. Starring Diego Luna as a Michael Jackson impersonator, it’s probably the artiest art film I’ve seen in a while. The story follows Michael in Paris, where he meets a Marilyn Monroe impersonator played by the always amazing Samantha Morton. They go to Scotland to live on a commune with a bunch of other impersonators, and tragedy ensues. There is also a ... Read More