Expect the Unexpected

BY Web Intern in General |

Vintage just got a whole lot cuter. Check out the cheeky promotion for retrowardrobe.com' s array of vintage, retro repo and recycled fashions. I would love to go on a picnic in those cherry undies--it's so hot! ... Read More

Post Grad Contest!

BY Web Intern in General |

Alexis Bledel is in position to step into a slightly prettier version of Dustin Hoffman's shoes with the premiere of her post-college malaise flick Post Grad today. We here at BUST are super excited about this movie-check out our review in the current issue! We're so excited that we're offering an exclusive contest! The first person to respond with an answer to the question below to susan@bust.com will win a Post Grad movie prize pack!         ... Read More
Facebook: it may be a great way to connect with old friends, but it can also wreak havoc on relationships, no matter what their status.Am I right, ... Read More
Check out this badass mamajama, Beverly 'Guitar' Watkins, an Atlanta-based singer/songwriter who at 70 years old can still rock out on her guitar with the best of them. Starting tomorrow on August 21st, she'll be performing at Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls in Dumbo, Brooklyn. Her performance at WMRC is helped on by Jazz Foundation of America's Agnes Varis Jazz in the Schools Program which creates paid employment for elder, notable jazz and blues artists with ... Read More

Karen O is a Wild Thing

BY Web Intern in General |

There's been a lot of buzz surrounding the upcoming release of the movie 'Where The Wild Things Are' (Oct. 16), based on the beloved children's picture book. The trailer above is wholly riveting and moving, helped along by the use of Arcade Fire's 'Wake Up'. The movie's soundtrack is no doubt going to be equally effective seeing as Karen O will be lending it her unique touch with a little help from her friends, her fellow bandmates from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, ... Read More

The Female Gaze...

BY Web Intern in General |

The Cheim and Read Gallery on West 25th Street here in New York is offering a particularly busty exhibit through September 19th.  'The Female Gaze: Women Look at Women' is a collection of artwork by women, of women. 'This exhibition attempts to debunk the notion of the male gaze by providing a group of works in which the artist and subject do not relate as 'voyeur' and 'object' but as woman and woman. It would be interesting to ask the question how we would ... Read More
In early 2009, our good friends Carol Ann Gleason, Founder and Director of Stimulus Projects and NYC-based Photographer Danielle St. Laurent teamed up to launch the Geo-Girls Citizen Journalism Program at the Kibera Girls Soccer Academy in Nairobi, Kenya.  The Geo-Girls Program provides media equipment (laptops and cameras) and media training to 24 of the girl students of the Kibera Girls Soccer Academy which links the girls through monthly media projects ... Read More
Cheers, London! BUST is crossing the pond for the London Summer Craftacular , an all-day shopping and music extravaganza honoring the best and brightest of DIY. Sip a refreshment and browse the gigantic selection of handmade accessories, housewares, jewelry and more! The Craftacular is one day only: THIS Saturday, August 22 from noon-8pm at York Hall, Bethnal Green, London. Hang with the crafty crowd--which includes awesome DIY artists Brat and Suzie , by-louise ... Read More

Archie has Chosen!

BY Team Intern in General |

After 67 years, the original fictional love triangle has finally been resolved (or has it?). Archie, the goony, redheaded protagonist of the beloved Archie comic series , proposed to Veronica, the swanky, black-haired bad girl he's been chasing after for . . . well, nearly a century. Though Veronica certainly has her fans, the assumption was that Archie would ultimately choose Betty, the perky, girl-next-door blond. The scenario works kind of like Dawson's Creek ... Read More
Looking for something to do on a balmy Wednesday night? Look no further! Tonight, Paradigm Shift, New York City's Feminist Community, presents 'Feminist Men: Increasing Visibility,' a panel discussion featuring BUST's very own office-mate Vinnie Angel! Vinnie is the awesome guy behind Vinnie's Tampon Cases, brilliant little pouches that keep your lady products from getting crushed by a stray iPod at the bottom of your bag. He hopes his cases spark positive ... Read More