Accessories

Bow Ties for Marriage Equality

Bow Ties for Marriage Equality

Do you actually need an excuse to buy yourself a new bow tie or two? If so, check out Tie The Knot, a non-profit bow-tie company launched by Jesse Tyler Ferguson who currently stars as “Mitchell Pritchett” on the Emmy Award-winning ABC comedy Modern Family.  A longstanding advocate for marriage equality, Ferguson co-founded Tie The […]

Ask dapperQ: Masculine Boxer Briefs without the Opening and Extra Fabric?

Ask dapperQ: Masculine Boxer Briefs without the Opening and Extra Fabric?

A reader asks: Hey, so I was just wondering about any further suggestions as to boxer briefs for women who are more masculine? I know of Girls Will Be Boys and I love them; RodeoH, which is a little too risque for me; Ethika has some women’s undies too. I guess my question is: What […]

Hat Hype: Challenging the Snapback Cliché

Hat Hype: Challenging the Snapback Cliché

In an effort to up her style game, S.F., our Editor in Chief’s fiancé, swore off snapbacks to avoid the lesbian style cliché. But with streetwear becoming the new high fashion trend, some garments and accessories that were once considered the antithesis of fashionable – snapbacks, sweatpants (now dubbed “joggers“), and sneakers – are taking […]

Tani SS ’14 Air Fitness Boxer Brief for Stylish Packin’

Tani SS ’14 Air Fitness Boxer Brief for Stylish Packin’

Many of our readers have asked us for advice on stylish, comfortable, long-lasting underwear suitable for packing. Whether packing or not, boxer briefs tend to be the most popular among our readers, as confirmed by our unscientific but very informative underwear survey. “The Joy of Butch Underwear” by Buzz Cuts and Bustiers also included their […]

Parent / Child Dapper Combos for Father’s/Parent’s Day

Parent / Child Dapper Combos for Father’s/Parent’s Day

*Note: We know that many of our readers celebrate Father’s Day. Others do not fit neatly into the gender binary and celebrate Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, or both. This post is dedicated to anyone who celebrates this upcoming parent’s day. *Feature image via Jack Tar 207 from their Father’s Day photo shoot. Father’s Day is […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gift Guide Part V: For the Extra Smooooooth dapperQ

Gift Guide Part V: For the Extra Smooooooth dapperQ

dapperQ’s 2013 Holiday Gift Guide Series (for 2012, click here): + Part I: Holiday Shopping Guide for Your Austin, TX dapperQ + Part II: Charitable Giving for The dapperQ Who Has Everything + Part III: TK’s Butch Queen Wish List + Part IV: For Your Femmes + Part V: For the Extra Smooooooth dapperQ PART […]