on Jun 22, 2011
For the best in "indie-vaudeville-conceptual-art-rock-slideshow" music, look no further than The Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players. The Trachtenburgs are a one-of-a-kind family trio comprised of Tina, Jason, and Rachel Trachtenburg; their quirky indie pop songs are inspired by and performed to vintage slides which they collect from thrift stores and garage sales.The Trachtenburgs previewed songs from their upcoming album, Lost and Found (to be released on July 12th), at a residency this month at The Bowery Electric in NYC. Read More
on Jun 06, 2011
On Saturday, June 11th, Menstrual Monday presents their first Girls of Summer Alley Cat bike race, sponsored by BUST Magazine! This race through Seattle's city streets is open to all ladies with bikes, regardless of skill level. Participants will have a chance to win over $2000 worth of prizes, including one-year subscriptions to BUST Magazine.To enter, register at the I-5 colonnade on June 11th at 2 PM. The race begins at 3 PM and costs $5.For more details, including what to bring and information about the after party, check out the Girls of Summer Alley Cat homepage. Read More
on May 25, 2011
Thanks to all our wonderful vendors and shoppers for coming to the BUST Magazine Craftacular and Food Fair on Saturday! It was an amazing day filled with sweet treats and one-of-a-kind crafts -- check out the photo gallery below for all the fun.
Photographs taken by Gabi Porter. Read More
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on May 19, 2011
In addition to 100+ craft and food vendors, DJs, goodie bags, raffle prizes, and food trucks (phew!), the BUST Magazine Craftacular and Food Fair is thrilled to host book signings by two amazing chef-authors!
At 3 PM, Erin McKenna, founder of popular vegan bakery BabyCakes, is signing her cookbook BabyCakes Covers the Classics: Gluten-Free Vegan Recipes from Donuts to Snickerdoodles. Get the secret to BabyCakes' perfectly baked donuts in this collection of 50 delicious recipes with a healthy, modern edge. Read More
on May 18, 2011
The weather in NYC is absolutely dreary at the moment. Hopefully we'll be able to break out our cutest warm-weather outfits soon, because Heart Felt's hair accessories are perfect for spring!
Every Heart Felt creation -- from elaborate sequin-beaded fascinators to felt floral headbands and rockabilly-style earrings -- is handmade.
Chicago-based designer Aviva Kleiner is launching Heart Felt's spring collection of fascinators at the BUST Magazine Craftacular and Food Fair this Saturday, May 21st at 82 Mercer St., so be sure to stop by her table!
See the full list of Craftacular vendors. Read More