Chrissie, forever.

BY Laurie in Music Stuff

While waiting in line for the brain surgeons at the Highline Ballroom in NYC last night to figure out the guest list for the Pretenders show, a guy in front of me turned and said 'Well, maybe you can get into Madison Square Garden instead?' I asked him 'For what? He replied 'Madonna's there tonight, Isn't that ironic?' I didn't get the irony. Anyway, as he was watching all the color drain from my face I said 'No thank you. Madonna's never been on my radar and ... Read More
Autumn and Jerry de Wilde, whose combined careers span from the 60's to the present, are well known for capturing iconic images of influential artists and events. Their shared exhibit "Autumn de Wilde & Jerry de Wilde: Two Generations of Counterculture Photography" opens on October 17 at the Morrison Hotel Gallery's Soho Loft, and will feature a selection of 50 photos by the father/daughter duo. That's twice the awesome in one night! Jerry de ... Read More
The Hysterical Festival a four-day comedy festival featuring the country's funniest females and is setting up shop in NYC, showcasing various women who are both entertaining and groundbreaking. Its aim is to expand and enrich communities of female comedians who are not only witty and intelligent but also brilliant in their acts. The festival will occur October 15-18 at Comix Comedy Club, The Zipper Theater, Bleeker Street Theater and Tribeca Film Center. Talents ... Read More
Meet Edith , She's handmade by our friends at Queen Bee Creations , from sturdy Re-Wool (recycled wool felt scraps left over from textile mills). This makes her biodegradable, renewable, and water resistant. What more could you ask for...in a bag?! Edith's natural beauty is accentuated by a lovely sprout on her front side, making her the perfect Fall companion. I think I have a crush. xoxo-Mara ... Read More

Yes, we can.

BY Tara in General

Read more about will.i.am and why he wanted to make this incredibly inspiring video here ... Read More
Our friends over @ Brooklyn Royalty are hosting the ultimate BARACK THE VOTE PARTY and FUNDRAISER @ Le Royale, TONIGHT!!! They will be releasing a capsule collection of hand-screened Obama tees, as well as holding a silent auction to benefit Barack Obama's campaign for President. In addition to that, there will be music, dancing and an open bar. At what other dance party can you register to vote, donate to the campaign and learn how to get more involved? None, ... Read More
YOUNITY is having an opening for their new exhibition Heart and Soul! YOUNITY is a womens art collective focused on creating a forum for female voices in the art world. The organization was founded by artists Alice Mizrachi and Toofly in 2007 as a reaction to the under representation of female artists. They also serve to mentor young artists and create a community that they can thrive in. Their second annual YOUNITY Arts Exhibit: Heart and Soul is ... Read More

Garbage Palin Kids!

BY Dawn in General

How awesomely cool are these retro-inspired patent hidden wedge boots from our friends at 80%20 Shoes ?! Their signature hidden wedge gives a classic boot a totally novel look. I'd rock these babies with brightly colored over-the-knee socks and a 60's baby doll dress! They're so city, so chic, so cute! xo-Mara ... Read More

Debate party

BY Sarah J. in Sexy

Tired of watching the debates at home, shouting at the TV? How about a night out with art, booze, and debauchery at the Museum of Sex? Molly Crabapple (featured in the current issue of BUST!) is unveiling her new painting, Politics, at a debate-night party on October 15, and you're all invited to watch the debate, shout at a larger TV, and discuss just why it is that our politicians seem to act more like the animals used to symbolize them every year. There will ... Read More