dapperQ Featured in Newsweek’s Daily Beast

This week, dapperQ reached another important milestone in achieving our mission to increase visibility for masculine-of-center lesbians, masculine presenting genderqueers, and transmasculine individuals: We were showcased on Newsweek’s Daily Beast T.V.  in a feature titled “Fashion’s Groundbreaking Gender Benders.”

“When Casey Legler made headlines in November as Ford’s first female male model, she became one of only a few gender bending women to make a mainstream impression. Yet, Legler joins a burgeoning movement of women, transgender men, and gender nonconforming people who adopt menswear as their own on the fashion blog dapperQ. Watch video of dapperQ’s He Said/We Said photo shoot, where transgressors interpret the Hermes men’s spring 2013 collection as their own.” – The Daily Beast

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Stay tuned to dapperQ and Autostraddle in February to see the complete set of images from the spring 2013 He Said/We Said shoot.

Anita Dolce Vita

Fashion and culture blogger featured in Newsweek's Daily Beast, Huffington Post, Curve, Autostraddle, MTV/LOGO's AfterEllen, SF Weekly, Globe & Mail, DIVA, GO Mag, Beijing Review, and Bosnia's Manjine.BA. Education/Credentials: University of New Mexico (B.A., magna cum laude); New York University (MPA, top marks); SUNY Downstate Medical Center (BSN, cum laude); NYS RN.

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