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     Calling all design queens and shoe lovers: the modish and sassy shoe brand, John Fluevog is running a new design contest. Do you have a passion for art direction and products? Fluevog Shoes has a challenge for you! Contest entrants are called to submit ad designs featuring the famed Fluevog shoes and style, but of course with a twist.   So, click, design, and submit! Finalist designs are voted on at FluevogCreative. With toolkits and ... Read More
‘Tis the season for sharing and exchanging. On Nov 21st, 3rd Ward will lend its space to a massive free exchange. Come to the Score! Swap at 3rd Ward this Saturday!  Bring your old Blondie records, impulse sample sale buys, penny loafers, Jane Fonda workout videos, harmonica chord progression manuals, etc…and score some new treasures! Find a holiday gift for your mom, a smashing scarf for your friend, or a Queen Latifah cassette tape for your own ... Read More
Ah, Internets! You so funny. In this wonderful video, Gwen Verdon's awesome Bob Fosse dance number, "Mexican Breakfast" (??)  from some time in the 70s is given subtitles to explain what each dance move is trying to say, and it's just one of those wonderful things you can watch over and over and over again. If this doesn't make you laugh on a crabby Monday morning, you should probably go see the doctor. Check out the vid after the jump, and enjoy.   You ... Read More

Paper Couture

BY Eliza C. Thompson in Style File |

It's no secret that Project Runway hasn't been good for a while -- the designers are boring, there's zero drama since they kicked off Johnny Meth Addict, and snarky fashion cops Nina and Michael are usually MIA. But perhaps most importantly, the outfits themselves are a big yawn -- have you seen any winning designs recently that you couldn't go buy at your local Banana Republic? So if you're going through kickass fashion withdrawal like myself, check out this ... Read More
It's not a secret that many of the ladies here at BUST headquarters have a fashion crush on local New York City designer Wendy Mullin and her Built by Wendy line. Let's just say the crush-o-meter was turned up to eleven when we saw her newest collaboration with 1800wheelchair: the Built by Wendy Wheelchair Poncho. With its easy slip-over-the-head fit, cute plaid lining, and longer front for ample leg coverage, this poncho is definitely a first of its kind in both ... Read More