BY Sophie Johnson in Crafty on May 22, 2010 |
Well, it's been a hectic couple of weeks, but the ladies at BUST are now working on the final preparations for the 2010 BUST Spring Craftacular happening this Sunday, May 23. The programs are folded and the gift bags are filling up. We're so excited!
The Bust Spring Craftacular is an event in Brooklyn, NY at that will showcase over 50 independent designers, artists, and craftspeople, carefully selected from a long list of applicants. They are all hugely ... Read More
BY Sophie Johnson in Crafty on May 21, 2010 |
When you hear the phrase 'healing herbs' you probably picture a jungle in the Amazon or a mountainside in China. But did you know that there are beneficial plants growing right here in New York?
Herbalist Irina Adams of Phoenix Botanicals uses locally sourced, wild, and organic herbs in her line of moisturizing balms. Each balm combines these herbs with a blend of organic shea nut butter and olive oil to quench thirsty skin.
In addition, ... Read More
BY Susan Engberg in Crafty on May 20, 2010 |
BUST's Crafty Lady and the Candy Rain staff get crafty (and saucy!) with their fabulous sponsor, Babeland!
Don't miss out on the answer to the age-old question: Where do I put my condoms and lube when there is no pocket space on this tea towel I’m calling a dress tonight?Kinky Crafting: Garter Belts with Callie WattsThursday, May 20, 07:30PM, $5 materials fee
43 Mercer StreetNew York, NY 10013For more ... Read More
BY Sophie Johnson in Crafty on May 20, 2010 |
Just last night I was sitting in a friend's living room, flipping through a copy of 'Winnie the Poo' that someone had left on his table. So, it was strange and hilarious happenstance to see the latest print by Mo Moussa & Roni Lagin of Made With AwesomeMade with Awesome specializes in printed goods ranging from posters to t shirts that are all funny, quirky, and -well- awesome.
Get in on the fun by attending the BUST Spring Craftacular this Sunday, May 23 at ... Read More
BY debbie in Crafty on May 19, 2010 |
In case you didn't catch it, here's the segment that ran on NYC's own Eyewitness News show tonite. We shot it a couple of days ago with the adorable Lauren Glassburg, who wathced the making of Meow Meow Tweet soaps, hung out at Katherine Grandy's ceramics studio, and made her own necklace at Brooklyn Charm. (there's kind of a random moment with me in it too). Of course you can meet those vendors at our BUST Craftacular in Williamsburg this Sunday, and you can also ... Read More