Designers

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(…)

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(…)

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(…)

Androgyny Releases Fourth Collection of Timeless Tomboy Style

Androgyny Releases Fourth Collection of Timeless Tomboy Style

Menswear and queer style blogs have been all over the urban lumberjack/American heritage look, and I for one second their nod to this timeless aesthetic. It is a great way to keep warm in the winter months, with fuss-free layers that are stylish enough for a variety of settings: dates, casual Fridays, cocktails with friends,(…)

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(…)

Kipper Clothiers Suits Up Lesbian and Transmasculine Soonly Weds

Kipper Clothiers Suits Up Lesbian and Transmasculine Soonly Weds

Kipper Clothiers recently made our store guide, which features designers, brands, and collections that are producing clothing to fit dapperQ bodies. And, they made the list for good reason. Based out of San Francisco, Kipper Clothiers is committed the production of high-quality, well-fitting custom suits and shirts with a masculine silhouette for the Bay Area(…)