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Feminist accessories are a must-have gift this holiday season, and you can find a huge range at our BUST Craftacular in Brooklyn on December 10th and 11th. Check out 11 of our favorites from an amazing Craftacular vendor, Modern Girl Blitz. 1. My Cup of Tea Feminist Brooch / Pin. 2. Bad B Award Earrings 3. Red Middle Finger Button 4. Feminism Is Cool Necklace 5. Nasty Woman Award Button 6. Devil Grrrl Pocket Mirror 7. Grrrl Gang Iron-on Embroidered Patch 8. My Choice Cat Button 9. Dear Patriarchy Print 10. Feminist Killjoy Sweater Brooch Set With Chain 11....

For your friends and fam who want to smash the patriarchy in style.  Hellcats will love donning this T-shirt whenever they want to take a stand.CATS AGAINST CATCALLS T-SHIRT, $29.95, FEMINISTAPPAREL.COM They can look like a beast while getting ready to look their best with these cheeky Korean face masks that will transform them into a monkey, pig, dog, or cow, while soothing and nourishing skin.THE FACESHOP CHARACTER MASKS, $4 EACH, THEFACESHOPNY.COM Not only does this set contain 10 mini bottles of heavenly scents to try, but when...

The Pirelli calendar is continuing its makeover! The luxury calendar, which was first released in 1962 as a promotional calendar for Italian tire company Pirelli, spent over 50 years producing highly sexualized, photoshopped, and usually nude images of supermodels including Kate Moss, Cindy Crawford, and Iman — including some underage models, such as a 16-year-old Naomi Campbell, who posed topless for Pirelli in 1987. Last year, the calendar underwent a major makeover. Annie Leibovitz shot a diverse and talented group of women of all ages, from...

By now, a lot of us are starting to sober up, figuratively and literally, after the devastating outcome of the election. We deep-dived into the stages of grief, found solace in our safe spaces and communities, we jotted down our congressman’s phone number (find yours here) to make weekly calls that cannot be ignored. But the mind-blowing fact remains, that Donald Trump, a misogynistic reality TV show personality, is our president-elect. While we process stress in different ways, retail therapy can help us contribute to good...

The subject of makeup application has come up in recent debate in the media due to a video released by a Japanese railway. The railway has urged its female passengers to avoid doing their makeup during their morning commute. The company in question is call Tokyu Corp., and the reaction to the video has seen both positive feedback and negative backlash.Tokyu Corp. cited the motivation behind the video was an attempt to have all passengers be considerate of their fellow commuters, which also includes individuals...

A new makeup brand provides push-back for put-downs Let’s face it: re-appropriating slurs can be a real bitch. But The Smear Campaign, a new cosmetics company with much more than beauty in mind, has a kiss-worthy solution. Inspired by a dissertation she wrote about how severely swear words affect women and female sexuality, founder Alyssa Skinner created the brand to put a bold twist on redefining derogatory terms. Using makeup as a physical tool of empowerment (and a conversation starter for the way we talk about...

We’ve been loving the Barbies made in likenesses of real people, and now, in addition to an Ava DuVernay Barbie and a Misty Copeland Barbie, there’s an Ashley Graham Barbie. As you probably know, Ashley is a plus size model who has broken barriers by becoming the first plus-size model on the cover of Sports Illustrated, appearing in editorial fashion shoots, and repping body positivity. (She’s appeared in BUST, too.) Speaking with the Hollywood Reporter, Ashley said that she wanted her Barbie to be as close to her...

Say it in style with this artist’s jewelry collection! From earrings featuring tampons dipped in dark red glitter to a necklace that reads chubby pussy, L.A.-based artist Corinne Loperfido has perfected a balance between the weird and the inspirational. The bulk of her jewelry collection is plexiglass pieces she digitally designs and laser cuts; colorful earrings ($15–$42) and thick-chained necklaces ($42–$62) featuring graphic slogans—witchy shit, lick my clit, and booty not booze are just a few—meant to defy the “formality” of days past. “Everyone thinks that...

Photo via Instagram Covergirl is leading the charge for more diversity in the makeup world. After featuring their first male ambassador, they have now added Muslim beauty vlogger Nura Afia to their So Lashy! campaign. Photo via Instagram At 22-years-old, the YouTuber and makeup artist has been making videos for 5 years. However, it wasn't always so glamorous. As she explained in an interview with Refinery29: "In the beginning, the community [on YouTube] was very negative. [An agency once told me] that I couldn’t be booked because of my...

As many of you may know, it is illegal to wear apparel that references a specific political candidate at polling centers. While that means that we will be relieved from seeing “Make America Great Again” hats, in return Hillary supporters won’t be able to visually indicate that they will be voting for Madame President. Supporters of Hillary, however, may not be able to wear buttons or shirts that say #imwithher, #hillyes, or #lovetrumpshate—there are ways to skirt around this rule and show support in an...