On Newsstands Now: Apr/May 2014

schumer cover webBUST’s April/May Issue starring Amy Schumer is on stands now!

Get ready for a dose of springtime magic! It’s BUST’s April/May Spring Fashion Issue, featuring one of the funniest women working in comedy today, our cover gal Amy Schumer! Inside, we’ll be treating readers to out-of-the-box style coverage, including sweet spring dresses; DIY bracelets; beauty products with flower power; thrifting tips from a pro; great “glamping” gear (glam+camping=glamping!); inspiring indie designers; a surprising look at why your clothes cost what they do; our ultimate hair-braiding bible; and more! 

Subscribe now for instant digital access! SUBSCRIBE NOW!

Table of Contents Apr/May 2014

86 TOC12

FEATURES

The New Queen of Comedy

Amy Schumer's brand of real, raunchy, standup is making more room for lady business in show business. By Lisa Butterworth

Picture Perfect

Photographer Vivian Maier's journey from anonymous artist to posthumous legend will blow your mind. By Phoebe Magee

The Braid-y Bunch

Trendy tress tips for twisted sisters. By Alison Brislin

Back With a Bang

Even though her Blossom days are behind her, actor, author, and neuroscientist (!!!) Mayim Bialik has still got plenty of flower power. By Lisa Butterworth

The Price of Fashion

The true cost of cheap, mass-produced clothes is steeper than consumers want to admit. By Kelly Maxwell

Karma Chameleon

Colors, patterns, shapes, and shades collide in looks guaranteed to psych you out.
Photographed by Jeaneen Lund, Styled by Kime Buzzelli

 86 TOC22  

BROADCAST

  • Gia Coppola joins the family business

  • The Kind Campaign stands up to girl-on-girl crime

  • Animation fans go to bat for Bee and Puppycat

  • Pop Quiz Frida Kahlo 4 Ever. By Emily Rems

  • The Hotness Pop culture on a platter. By Emily Rems

  • Boy du Jour Ike Barinholtz’s chest hair will mesmerize you. By Sara Benincasa

  • Bra-ometer Women’s news for all of yous. By Kara Buller and Solange Castellar

  • Museum of Femoribilia There’s no “dick” in these dictionaries. By Lynn Peril

REAL LIFE

  • Craft up a rack worthy of your swag

  • Bird-watching 101

  • The best bikes evs

  • Eat Me Perfect poached eggs—every time. By Chef Rossi

  • Around the World in 80 Girls Chiang Mai, Thailand is a wonderland! By Mai Nguyen

LOOKS

  • Fashion tips from super stylist Barbie Beach

  • Scent-sational floral beauty prods

  • 4/20 gifts that will give any stoner a lady boner

  • Good Stuff Glamping gear for the high-maintenance nature gal in you. By Stephanie J.

THE BUST GUIDE

  • Music Reviews

  • The Return of Kelis.

  • Movies The Night Moves of Belle the Nymphomaniac.

  • Books Reviews; plus Amber Tamblyn’s Poetry Corner.

SEX FILES

  • The surprising etymology of queefing

  • Questions for the Queen Chasing that “Wahoo!” feeling. By Dr. Carol Queen

  • 90 One-Handed Read Girls Interrupted. By J. L. Gaynor

THE BACK

  • Event Pics Snaps of our frisky hijinks at Museum of Sex and Babeland!

  • BUSTshop

  • X Games “Petit Four” Play. By Tracy Bennett

  • The Last Laugh Catching rays with Tammy Pierce! By Esther Pearl Watson