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Masculine Spring Florals

Masculine Spring Florals

The best thing about queer style is that it takes risks, breaks boundaries, and isn’t afraid to blur gender lines. Before traditional menswear media like GQ told their readers, “Don’t be afraid of florals,” and NBA stars started rocking loud floral prints, gender-binary fashion rules dictated that “real men” didn’t wear pink or flowers. It’s(…)

E-Groupie on the Saint Harridan Pop-Up Shop Tour: Hotlanta!

E-Groupie on the Saint Harridan Pop-Up Shop Tour: Hotlanta!

*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(…)

Ask dapperQ: Ultimate Prom Guide Edition!

Ask dapperQ: Ultimate Prom Guide Edition!

It’s prom season, and the questions are starting to pour in. A reader asks: “I’m 17 years old and senior prom is coming up shortly. After a lot of dress shopping, I’m beginning to come to the conclusion that a) I will probably never feel comfortable in a dress, regardless of what dress it is(…)

JagandCo’s Spring Line

JagandCo’s Spring Line

Every year, as the weather warms up, dapperQ gets tons of e-mails asking how to look dapper in the heat. Well, JagandCo’s spring collection of Red Paperboy trousers, shorts, vests, bow ties and suspenders are your answers for dressing dandy while beating the heat. Summer wedding? No problem. Spring graduation. Easy breezy. Here’s a sneak(…)

Beyonce Approved: Christopher Chaun Heirloom Bow-Ties for All Genders

Beyonce Approved: Christopher Chaun Heirloom Bow-Ties for All Genders

Nowadays, it seems like bow-ties are a dime a dozen, worn by every modern dandy from New York city to Austin, TX. And, fashion entrepreneurs have their finger on the pulse of this craze, as evinced by the numerous and ever exponentially growing number of start-up Etsy bow-tie shops. But, what if you are a(…)

Interview with JagandCo. Custom Clothing

Interview with JagandCo. Custom Clothing

*All photos by aTruLee Photography We are so honored to announce that the queer owned clothier JagandCo. will be sending interactive lifestyle models to dapperQ’s five year anniversary runway show and after party. DJ Whitney Day first introduced dapperQ to the world of JagandCo. via Facebook, and we instantly fell in love with their dapper(…)

Tie Mags: A Dapper Alternative to Tie Clips

Tie Mags: A Dapper Alternative to Tie Clips

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: When it comes to dressing dapper, the devil is in the details. Accessories give your outfit that certain je ne sais quoi. Sharp dressed dappers know how to effortlessly accessorize. But, sometimes you don’t want the accessories to overshadow the sleekness of your ensemble. Enter Tie(…)

EcoQ: Kreuzbach10 Bow-Ties Go Greener

EcoQ: Kreuzbach10 Bow-Ties Go Greener

Kruezbach10 not only designs quality menswear shirts and bow-ties for women, but since their founding, the company has been committed to minimizing their environmental footprint and working with partners that have high standards for work conditions. And, for this week’s edition of Eco-Friendly Fridays, we are so thrilled to announce that Kruezbach10 has now added(…)

Dapper and Swag’s Livery and Adornments Collar Chains

Dapper and Swag’s Livery and Adornments Collar Chains

I’ve mentioned before that my gal is not much of a tie person. Additionally, she has an allergy to various metals. This seriously limits the type and amount of accessories she can wear around her neck…or anywhere else on her body for that matter. She is not the only dapperQ who has asked our team(…)

Kipper Clothiers Believes 2014 is the Year of The Dandy

Kipper Clothiers Believes 2014 is the Year of The Dandy

*Republished with permission from Kipper Clothiers Kipper Clothiers Believes 2014 is the Year of The Dandy Here are 5 new years style resolutions to make 2014 your most dapper year yet: 1. Out With the Old, in With the New: We all have clothes in our closet that we haven’t worn in years or simply(…)