BY Melissa Coci in Style File on May 03, 2013 |
These days it can feel like vintage stores are a dime a dozen. That’s why when an awesome one comes along, you have to grab it with two hands and shop the hell out of it. Cue Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb!
Allow me to let you in on a little secret – Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb is da bomb (could not help myself, sorry)! And lucky you – she will be visiting at BUST’s Craftacular on May 4th in Brooklyn!Come feast your eyes on ... Read More
BUST’s Creative Director got gifted this awesome Michelle Obama tote bag that is wonderfully cute – and we wanted to share it with all of you! Is it not perfect and amazing?
Made 95% out of recycled materials, the tote perfectly mixes girly with serious, taking a new spin on presidential memorabilia, aptly calling Michelle Obama the “First Lady of Fabulous.”
The tote bag can be found online at Blue Q, along with other fun accessories, ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan in Style File on Apr 16, 2013 |
There's no denying that studs are a huge trend right now. (I ain't complainin'!) You pretty much can't step foot into store right now without being poked or prodded by some shiny protruding object that's been fastened to a pair of cut-offs or boots. (Even itty-bitty skulls have gotten in on the action.) Here's a quick tutorial on how to spice up a plain denim button-up with something that glimmers. If you prefer something less spiky, you can also try the pyramid ... Read More
Pop icon Madonna is known for her show-stopping fashion. From her pink conical brassiere ensemble in her Blond Ambition tour to her bright-red kimono worn at the 41st Annual Grammy Awards, Madonna is forever pushing the fashion envelope.
However, a new traveling exhibit, Madonna: A Transformational Exhibition is now offering a glimpse into Madonna’s lesser known, but equally eye-catching, styles. Opening today, April 11, in NYC, the exhibit ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan in Style File on Apr 09, 2013 |
Headpieces can be a little intimidating, especially if you're not used to changing up your hairstyle often. (I'm usually too lazy to do anything more than blow-dry my hair before leaving the house.) Maybe you, too, own some super cool fascinators but have yet to rock them because of your fear of improperly securing them and then looking like a crazy person when it falls off. BUT NOW we've got this awesome chignon tutorial to give us the perfect hair for any ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan in Style File on Apr 02, 2013 |
Finally! A straightforward tutorial on how to make one of these cute bottoms that I've always wanted but never can wear. These skirts have a great silhouette and are pretty much a spring essential. But the ones I've seen in stores are always too long or too short. As a tall, lanky lady, I wasted $50 on a short one before realizing I didn't really enjoy sitting on my bare ass in the subway. Whether you're short or tall, this guide is perfect because now you can ... Read More
BY Melissa Coci in Style File on Mar 27, 2013 |
Rebel Wilson is one cool chica who’s come a long way from her days playing Toula in Australian TV show Pizza (look it up on YouTube. If you’re not Australian you will be super confused and most probably scared).
In fact, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Wilson is releasing her own line of T-Shirts. Named after her popular Pitch Perfect character, the Fat Mandi collection currently consists of just two shirts. The garments are both designed to bring ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan in Style File on Mar 25, 2013 |
We all love a good home remedy for our hair that doesn't break the bank, so this avocados and Vitamin E mask is perfect! The creators of this Mega Moisture Mask suggest using the mystically efficient Magic Bullet blender to mix this one up. But you can also try a food processor or a handheld mixer to get it to a creamy, conditioner-like consistency. Whip it up and enjoy! Just try not to eat it first.Mix it, mix it good:
1. Split an avocado, remove the seed and ... Read More
BY Teresa Lu in Style File on Mar 22, 2013 |
1. Dashing Diva DesignFX in The Finer Things in LifeBring on the bubbly! These stunning 3D appliqués, with raised gold bubbles, offer an easy, foolproof way to add sparkle to your fingers. Tip: If your nails are short, cut the strips in half before applying so you can get more bling for your buck. To buy: Visit dashingdivapro.com for purchasing info2. Essie Sleek Stick in A to ZebraZebra grows up — in a sophisticated way — with these brown ... Read More
BY Laurie in Style File on Mar 18, 2013 |
I am blessed cursed with an extra sensitive nose. The good news is that if you are hanging out with me, I’ll smell that gas leak or that smoke before anyone else detects it, the bad news is that I can literally smell EVERYTHING in the room. And while I love the idea of fragrances and scented products, the truth is after about 5 minutes the Chanel’s, Fracas’ and Creed’s of the world all start to smell cloying and cheap and gross - to me ... Read More