• He Said/We Said: Stylin’ in Cincinnati

    dapperQ’s He Said/We Said has been getting around as of late. For the last two editions, we documented queer style in Vermont and Philly. And now, for our 21st edition, we’ve invited some dashing and stylish queers of Cincinnati to show us their swag. Photographer Cassandra Zetta, along with Anita Dolce Vita, selected the Orley […]

  • Announcing dapperQ of the Year: Sonny Oram

    Last year, trans blacktivist and model Ryley Rubin Pogensky held the title of dapperQ of the Year. And, it is now that time of year again to honor a new member of our community who is using style as a springboard to create change. This year we are celebrating the work of Sonny Oram. Sonny […]

  • He Said/We Said: In the City of Brotherly Love

    New York City and Philadelphia have a long standing rivalry. So, when NYC-based dapperQ decided to celebrate our 20th edition of He Said/We Said by shooting our first “City of Brotherly Love” HS/WS feature, Philly queers brought it and did not disappoint. For a quick refresher on the HS/WS series, check out creatress mastermind Anita […]

  • dapperQ Masculine Gender Queer Fashion Show at Brooklyn Museum

    On Saturday, December 6, 2014, dapperQ, the leading style website for masculine women and trans-identified individuals, produced one of the world’s largest gender-queer fashion shows in association with Brooklyn Museum’s Target First Saturdays. The show, titled (un)Heeled: A Fashion Show for the Unconventionally Masculine, provided an alternative narrative to the Museum’s current Killer Heels exhibition  and explored the new frontiers […]

  • 15 Instagram Accounts That Are Doing Masculine Gender Queer Style Right

    Last week, BuzzFeed published their roundup of “23 Instagram Accounts that Are Doing Tomboy Style Right.” While some of dapperQ’s favorite Instagram stars such as the dashing Qwear and our crush-hard bae Ari Fitz made the list, we were snubbed. via Giphy So, after crying our eyes out, stuffing our faces with chocolate, and binge […]

  • He Said/We Said Rocks Fall 2014 Style in Prospect Park

    The temperature is already dropping down to the ’70s in New York and Facebook posts about sweater weather are starting to creep up in our newsfeed. For our 19th edition of He Said/We Said (HS/WS), we headed to Brooklyn to photograph some dashing dappers rocking fall style in Prospect Park. Photographer Eli Vickery and I selected […]

  • He Said/We Said: SoCal Late Summer Edition

    Last March, dapperQ produced our first ever Cali He Said/We Said (HS/WS) in San Fran for Autostraddle. For our 18th edition of HS/WS, we returned to Cali, this time focusing on SoCal style. While the fashion industry has already moved on to fall collections, dapperQ thought August was the perfect time to publish a late summer […]

  • Dress Smart – dapperQ Academics

    Inspired by “Black Dandies Fashion New Academic Identities,” our series “Dress Smart” will be featuring masculine-of-center genderqueer and transmasculine dapperQ academics. “‘Stylin’ out.’ That’s how Monica L. Miller, an associate professor of English at Barnard College, describes the way black