Soul sista

BY Dawn in Music

C'mon and shake ya tail featha! Subway Soul Club is a monthly dance night playing upbeat 1960's Northern Soul, Motown, Boogaloo and Organ grooves in New York City. This month, they’re throwing a spectacular Girl's Night with 12 lady DJs spinning 1960s Northern Soul, Motown and Go-Go Grooves. Plus, the super rad and talented, soul group Nouvellas will play live downstairs at 9pm. Dance the night away to vintage, vinyl 45s spun by Resident DJ Phast Phreddie, The Boogaloo Omnibus and of course an awesome line up of female soul DJs and British Hostess Lady Dawn (not me). 9 p.m. Read More

Prize Patrol

BY Dawn in DIY

Our Spring Fling Craftacular raffle winner, Joe, just sent in these adorable pix of him and his lady looking positively smitten with all of their BUST booty, which included a brand new Janome Magnolia sewing machine, goodies from Sublime Stitching, Quirk Books, Duncan Crafts, Kaight NYC, and soooo many other rad gifts donated from the Craftacular vendors! Joe says that he and his girlfriend plan to make DIY wallets and bags, I don't think they'll have any problems with all the new crafty gear they scored. Read More

New contest on!

BY Dawn in Feminism

Hey! Head over to BUST's Win Stuff  page for your chance to win a sexy swag bag from The Frisky!The Frisky, a new sex and relationships blog/webzine, is super-psyched to offer you a chance to win a goodie bag of awesomeness, including... Read More

how we roll...

BY Dawn in General

A BUST must! May 11th is Mother’s Day. Forget the flowers and sappy greeting cards. This year, change it up with a Mother's Day gift donation to Women for Women International. Founded in 1993, Women for Women International works to end the abuse women in war-torn regions around the world endure by helping them transform their lives. This is no hand-out. Women for Women International provides financial and emotional support, rights awareness and job skills training so the women in our programs can become confident, active citizens. Read More

Prom Pix!

BY Dawn in DIY

Pix from the BUST Magazine Spring Fling Craftacular are up! Thank you to everyone who came out to have a dance with us! Over 2000 partiers came out to shop, dance, craft their own corsage at the Janome DIY table, sip on spiked punch, and have their portrait snapped at our prom photo studio sponsored by Read More

Post Expose

BY Dawn in DIY

Post Expose is a socially progressive screen-printing and design center, which allows artists, and designers to share tools, work space, and share knowledge. Memberships offer seminars on screen-printing techniques, free lectures on design and printing exhibitions, and collaborations with community based foundations. Read More
The Hand of Fatima is one of my favorite jewelry designers. Mariam is not only tooth achingly sweet and talented, but she's also an activist and a mother of 2 baby boys that do not creep us out. I am the lucky owner of 2 of her lockets. They hold pictures of Iggy Pop and Justin Timberlake, (two men that I love the most), and I always get asked about where I got them. Read More

Spiked Punch!!!

BY Dawn in DIY

YES, it's true!!! There will be spiked punch specials from noon-6 pm at the Spring Fling Craftacular! For a mere $3 you can enjoy the party libation of choice this Sunday at the Warsaw! Just keep in mind that there will be a FREE photo booth, sponsored by Metromix...and drinks + free photo can do the math. Read More