Girls Who Tech, Craft & Shop: Don’t Miss the BUST Craftacular @World Maker Faire

by Francisca Molina

Just a note to let you know, there’s a grand event and we hope you’ll go!

The 7th annual BUST Craftacular @ World Maker Faire is going down at the New York Hall of Science in just two weeks and you’re not going to want to  miss this weekend long interactive shopping event! 

RSVP on Facebook today to get updates and reminders!

This is what we´ll have for you this year:

60+ vendor booths stocked with unique handmade items using a fusion of new and old technologies.

TONS of sweet activities to get you pumped for this Fall

Get your tickets here!


You may be wondering where
New York Hall of Science
@ Old World’s Fair Grounds
47-01 111th Street Corona, NY 11368
7 Train to 111th St

Note: Due to another event happening at Citi Field, parking will be extremely limited. Please consider taking the subway or use code GOBUSTMAKERS to get $50 in first time credit from Lyft!

The BUST Craftacular is brought to you by:

Green Mountain Energy

 Please show our generous sponsors some love by following them on Twitter!

First order of business, Make’n’take crafts!

Stop by the BUST Make’n’take craft tables to get festive for the fair by adorning yourself with one of these jams:

DIY Flower Crowns – With BUST Magazine.

Friendship Bracelet Bar – with Sublime Stitching

Then, check our lineup of 60+ exciting vendors!



We have a TON of talented, handpicked vendors and gorgeous products in these categories: accessories, bath & body, bridal, cards & stationary, clothing, jewelry, housewares, makeup, original art, kids toys & wear, knitwear, tools & crafting supplies, vintage and more!

Check out our vendor roster :

20 Grand Games (Kids Toys), All Nighter Productions (Original Art), Bee Bee Brooklyn (Accessories, Jewelry), Birdie Ott (Original Art), Body & Stuff (Bath & Body), Brooklyn Bay Press (Screenpainting), ByteMe Illustrations (Original Art), Carrier Pigeon Illustrated Fiction and Fine Art Magazine (Books/Magazine), Ceramisu (Original Art, Pottery), Charming (Cards & Stationery), Circuit Braker Lab (Accessories), Clay Wanderer (Functional Ceramics), Cloth/Curios (Accessories), Diana Teeter Art (original Art), Doreen Baskin (Original Art), Emiko Shinozaki (Jewelry), Everything Tiny (Toys), Fleurs Jolies (Jewelry), Flynn & King (Bath & Body), Folkloric (Jewelry), Gorilla Dust Design (Jewelry), Hillary Apparel, LLC (Clothing), Ink & Sword (Cards & Stationery), Janice Brignate (Accessories, Clothing), Joolree by B (Jewelry), Jojo (Jewelry, Accessories), Jq loves you (Cards & Stationary), Jupiter’s Forge ( Jewelry), Kari’s Kits (Knitting Kits), Krunch Kitchen (Food/Drink), Lincoln Street Design (Jewelry), Loop of the Loom (Accessories), Lovepop (Cards & Stationary), Lynn Goodman Porcelain (Accessories), Malz Palz (Accessories), Marzipan Physics (Accessories), Material Rebelion (Kids), Mess Queen NY/Tiny Terribles (Clothing, Kids), Michele Judge (Original Art), Mistura Time Pieces (Watch), Periodically Inspired (Accessories), Rebel Ideal (Jewelry), SDN (Clothing), Shadowplay New York (Clothing), SMOOSH (Bath & Body), Sorcery Science (Jewelry), Soukenberi (Bath & Body), Sourly-Ramics (Original Art), Tavia Sanza (Jewelry), Tech Monkey (Jewelry), The Hudson Standard (Food/Drink), Twig Terrariums (Floral Art), Twizzles Tasty Treats (Food/Drink), Umsteigen (Clothing), Vintage Robot (Original Art), Vivian Bond (Accessories), Wildflower + Co (Accessories), With Roots (Accessories)       


And when you get hungry?
We’ve got all of our foodies covered!


Three delicious vendors will be selling their best products:

Krunch Kitchen sells granola full of nutritious ingredients like oats, almonds, different kind of nuts and seeds, cinnamon, ginger and much more!

The Hudson Standard uses the pure flavors of the Hudson Valley to create the most exquisite and quality small batch cocktail bitters and syrups.

Twizzles Tasty Treats are assorted handmade chocolate truffles, they are perfect as a gift or in case you think you need to treat yourself with something tasty.

Don’t forget to meet the GLOBs & support Feminist Media!



The Gorgeous Ladies of BUST (GLOBs) will be there to meet’n’greet fans. Stop by to see Editor’n’Chief Debbie Stoller (Stitch’n’Bitch), Creative Director Laurie Henzel, Senior Editor Emily Rems and Crafty Lady Callie Watts.

Want to see more events like this? BUST is an independent media organization working hard to bring visibility to people and subjects important to feminist movement and positive self identity which are often misrepresented by other mass media alternatives.

Start at Maker Faire by signing up for our mailing list; you’ll be entered to participate in a raffle with prizes donated by our vendors!

Show your support by becoming a subscriber! There’s 2 ways to play:

  • Print Only subscriptions will be on sale at the event. Get a discounted subscription and snag a FREE issue on the spot. OR
  • Digital + Print subscriptions are available 24/7 right here.

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