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PBS NewsHour Features Clothing for Gender Non-comforming People

PBS NewsHour Features Clothing for Gender Non-comforming People

PBS NewsHour produced a piece titled “The Right to be Handsome”: Clothing for Gender Non-conforming People on the Rise that featured some of our favorite dapperQs and brands, including Rae Tutera, Marimacho, and Bindle & Keep:   Companies that offer custom-made clothing for transgender and gender non-conforming people are coming to the forefront, as more(…)

Ellen DeGeneres Launching “ED” Lifestyle Brand

Ellen DeGeneres Launching “ED” Lifestyle Brand

Move over Oprah, Martha Stewart, and Gwyneth Paltrow. Ellen DeGeneres is entering the lifestyle guru game with her brand “ED,” which will offer home gifts (think bedding, candles, and tablecloths) this fall and eventually expand to also include clothing and accessories next spring. The ED logo via Elle   Elle magazine reports that ED will(…)

dapperQ Pride Fashion Show at California Academy of Sciences

dapperQ Pride Fashion Show at California Academy of Sciences

dapperQ celebrated Pride by producing our very first California fashion show for the unconventionally masculine at the California Academy of Sciences! With special help from Dominique Sevi, Natalie Coblentz, our West Coast Events Coordinator, organized

Fashion Rocks: Dapper DJ Series with DJ Whitney Day

Fashion Rocks: Dapper DJ Series with DJ Whitney Day

Fashion and music have a longstanding, mutually influential relationship. Some of the most notorious fashion icons are musicians. With the biggest international DJ talents descending upon New York City for Pride 2014, we thought we’d give a special nod to the dapper DJs of Pride in series of music/style interviews with some of these world(…)

Interview: Ari Fitz’s TOMBOYISH Web Series Celebrates Andro Style

Interview: Ari Fitz’s TOMBOYISH Web Series Celebrates Andro Style

Autostraddle (feature image) described Ari Fitz’s new YouTube androgynous style chronicle, TOMBOYISH, as  “a hybrid documentary and fashion show.” My initial thought: WHAT THE WHA? So, I had to go see for myself. Not only was their description spot on, but within minutes I was hooked on the series, desperately combing through Fitz’s channel looking for more of these(…)

E-Groupie on the Saint Harridan Pop-Up Shop Tour: Seattle & NYC!

E-Groupie on the Saint Harridan Pop-Up Shop Tour: Seattle & NYC!

*Photos by Miki Vargas Photography We noted back in November that Saint Harridan, one of the leading brands designing masculine suits for women and trans* identified customers, was launching a 15 city pop-up shop tour. Since their tour started, we’ve been stalking them on Facebook, wishing we could follow them all over the country to(…)

Fashion Rocks: Dapper DJ Series with DJ Mary Mac

Fashion Rocks: Dapper DJ Series with DJ Mary Mac

Fashion and music have a longstanding, mutually influential relationship. Some of the most notorious fashion icons are musicians. With the biggest international DJ talents descending upon New York City for Pride 2014, we thought we’d give a special nod to the dapper DJs of Pride in series of music/style interviews with some of these world(…)

Queer Fashion, the Cosmos, and Pride Collide at dapperQ’s Runway Event at CalAcademy

Queer Fashion, the Cosmos, and Pride Collide at dapperQ’s Runway Event at CalAcademy

dapperQ is ecstatic to announce that we will be premiering our first ever West Coast fashion show for the unconventionally masculine at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco on June 26th at 6pm.   The fashion show will feature 6+ brands designing clothes for the unconventionally masculine, as well as style advice booths.(…)

Fashion Rocks: Dapper DJ Series with DJ Sveta

Fashion Rocks: Dapper DJ Series with DJ Sveta

Fashion and music have a longstanding, mutually influential relationship. Some of the most notorious fashion icons are musicians. With the biggest international DJ talents descending upon New York City for Pride 2014, we thought we’d give a special nod to the dapper DJs of Pride in series of music/style interviews with some of these world(…)