dapperQ’s Picks While We’re on Vacation

dapperQ is going on a MUCH needed vacation. But, of course we wouldn’t leave you stranded with nothing to read while we’re away. Follow us on Instagram/InstaStory here and here to catch all of our vacation shenanigans. While you await our return, kick up your dapper feet, drink your favorite drank, and enjoy these queer style picks.

 

Not that we’re biased…maybe a little..but if you haven’t taken a look at this year’s dapperQ 100, you’re missing out.

 

Qwear be serving allllll the LQQKS in this amazing piece!

 

Pretty much everything Danielle Cooper of She’s a Gent posts is worth a read. But, if you want some style without all the chatter, check out Danielle’s style section.

 

 

A very popular (viral!) Times post…but also a controversial one. What do you think? Agree? Disagree?

 

 

We’re fans of most all Fit for a Femme posts, but there’s something special about this. The Vintage? The purple? The kitten cat? The play on alternative bands?  Take a look while we’re away…

 

Zara Barrie gives some smokin’ hot style tips for tomboy underwear.

 

Get lost for hours in FABRICATIONS, a 15-part series that elevates the work of queer individuals in the fashion world. FABRICATIONS is the brainchild of Huffington Post Gay Voices Deputy Editor JamesMichael Nichols.

 

A great conversation about femme (in)visibility with dapperQ’s Anita Dolce Vita and Safe Word Soceity’s Kristen McCallum and Lamika Young. Safe Word Society is a QPOC visibility project and podcast that speaks truth!

 

 

Show some love for the youth who will be tomorrow’s queer fashion leaders, representing on the red carpet at dapperQ x Target young adult fashion show for NYC Pride’s inaugural Youth Pride event.

 

Dasha Guyton runs Windy City Wardrobe, “a fashion and lifestyle guide dedicated to helping women discover and embrace their authentic selves. In a world that keeps trying to pit girl against girl, this is a safe space that promotes community over competition.” If you’re not already reading it, you should! Our pick for the first week of July is this empowering body positivity post.

Nylon magazine just produced a two-part video celebrating QPOC dandyism. The first video examines the work that The Dandy Lion Project (by Shantrelle P. Lewis)  and dapperQ (by Anita Dolce Vita) have done in providing platforms to showcase how dandies reshape society’s perception of Black masculinity. The second video is centered on the personal profiles of representatives of the dapperQ community, including Devin-Norelle, Kay Ulanday Barrett, DJ Monet Bernard, Nina Kossoff, Danielle Cooper, and Kim Geronimo. You can find both full-length videos here and here.

 

If curvy summer femme-spiration is what you’re after, look no further than Amy Stretten’s Chief of Style. This post got us feeling easy-breezy chic.

 

 

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1 Comment

  • Dāsha says:

    Hey Girl, Hey! You got me feeling real special to make this list of content, thank you so much for including me. Enjoy your much needed vacation.

    XOXO,
    Dāsha

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