BY Holly Trantham
on Jan 20, 2015
We here at BUST work really hard to promote an inclusive, sex-positive mindset in what we read and write: We believe once you’re an adult, your decisions are entirely your own, so long as they are consensual and don’t harm anyone else. But sometimes we come across something that is so…what’s the word…icky?...that we just don’t know what to do with ourselves.
We’re talking about this New York Mag article in which an 18 ... Read More
BY Mary Grace Garis
on Aug 05, 2013
Yes, your eyes don't deceive you: that's a tapestry of a vibrator. And it's just one of the risqué pieces that Philadelphia-based fiber artist Erin M. Riley has churned out in the past few years. Actually, that's just the tip of the iceberg.
Her textiles are undeniably interesting commentary on today's heavily instagramed sex, drugs, and mostly-dubstep youth culture. From the ombre hair to the topless mirror pictures to the ripped condoms, Ms. Riley ... Read More