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The first-ever BUST School For Creative Living at the BUST Holiday Craftacular was a complete success, and we are still reeling over all of the positive energy we experienced at the Brooklyn Expo Center. The space was full of vendors, makers, teachers, musicians, activists, and attendees creating an atmosphere of empowerment, community, and togetherness.  Whether you came to simply browse from over 160 amazing curators, try your hands at classic crafts such as macrame or marble painting, study the roots of plants with herbalism, listen in...
  UK-based brand Missguided has just dropped their kickass new winter campaign called Make Your Mark. On the movement, Missguided's site explains, “As part of our new #KeepOnBeingYou campaign, we’re on a mission to inspire babes to love themselves, for themselves, to embrace your flaws, and to not strive for what the world perceives as perfection.” None of the pictures are retouched, and they show models as they really are: with blemishes, stretch marks, and scars. It would be great if it didn’t still feel so revolutionary to...
The holiday season is the time to shine, check out these brands and their awesome accessories!     This adorable bear necklace is just one of many: Eunyoung of Baubou designs all different pieces of jewelry, such as eye necklaces, wink brooches, and gemstone rings. No matter which one you choose, these simple and elegant pieces are all made in Eunyoung's studio here in New York.     Hey there, showstopper! These rainbow swoop earrings are as colorful and bold as your attitude, and Zoa Chimerum is here to turn up...
  It's officially cold as fuck outside, so it's time to stock up on hibernation essentials so you never have to leave your apartment or even your bed. Shop these vendors and more at the BUST Craftacular in Brooklyn on December 9 and 10 — get more info here.   Holiday Spirit Essential Oil Duo by Body & Soul Naturals, $22.00 Deck the halls and cozy up your wintery haven with essential oils crafted for the holidays.  Body & Soul believes in the “power and colors of Mother Nature” and...

Cuffing szn is here, but forget all that when you can rock these rings designed for every stylish badass out there! Find them all, plus more, at the BUST Craftacular on December 9th and 10th at the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Galaxy Ring by Kate Koel, $54.00   This beautiful ring is out of this world, and its galactic design is handmade, created with pyrite, glass crystals, and eco-resin, and each is made to order. Kate Koel designs jewelry with a little bit of herself in everything...
  In the Victorian era, women’s clothing was just as likely to spot, stain, and soil as it is today. For fine fabrics, this posed a particular dilemma. Ladies couldn’t simply throw their printed muslin dresses into a washing machine or send their silk ball gowns to the dry cleaners. Instead, they relied on their lady’s maids to keep their clothing clean and in good order. Not only would a competent lady’s maid know how to sponge and press a gown for wear, she would also...
  When you're doing some holiday shopping, don't forget to buy a gift for yourself! You can find these unique vendors and more at the BUST Craftacular on December 9th and 10th at the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.    1.Beetle Wing Earrings (M) by Tavia Sanza, $32.00   Made out of real beetle wings (you read that right!), these tiny statement pieces will catch every passerby's attention. Tavia Sanza has been part of the Craftacular fam for a long time. Her Brooklyn-based designs are truly one-of-a-kind, from rings to crowns; her...
Former BUST Contributing Editor Kristina Uriegas-Reyes is bringing her whimsical, pastel-filled taste from her blog Twee Valley High right to your closet. Her new boutique, Hello Tallulah, located in San Antonio, TX, opened November 16. As Uriegas-Reyes promises, there's something for everyone. "It is important that I carry a variety of sizes. Everyone should have the opportunity to feel fabulous in something unique," she said. Along with writing, blogging, and, of course, thrift shopping, Uriegas-Reyes has spent time modelling for plus-size clothing service Gwynnie Bee. "I...
  In the busy routine of a modern woman, tote bags are a life-saver. You can store anything in them, from notebooks and laptops to chargers, lipsticks, and even a change of shoes. These seven bags speak for themselves, and are the best way to serve feminist sass without saying a word. 1. Sylvia Plath Typewriter Tote by Modern Girl Blitz, $14 "I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart; I am, I am, I am," wrote Sylvia Plath in The Bell...
Actor, director, poet, women's rights advocate, and BUST contributor Amber Tamblyn has once again proved why she is an all-around great human by teaming up with My Sister to design a new collection of feminist T-shirts that support the brand's initiative to end sex trafficking. The six-piece collection, called "Choir Up," is emblazoned with powerful sentiments, all written by Tamblyn herself. Quotes include "The more we are a choir, the more the tune is forced to change," from her New York Times op-ed, "I'm Done With Not Being Believed." In the...