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HAIR: Updated Queer Cuts

HAIR: Updated Queer Cuts

Fashion is all about NEW, NOW, NEXT. Some styles are classic and timeless. Others are tragic, regrettable flashes in the pan that are never resurrected again, with the exception of the occasional BuzzFeed “How [enter era here] are you?” And, still others are recycled and given an updated makeover (or under) to make them more(…)

Dapper in Vermont: Jodi Clark’s Quest for a Perfect Suit

Dapper in Vermont: Jodi Clark’s Quest for a Perfect Suit

Finding the perfect suit has become easier for some dapperQs, provided you live near one of the new brands that are designing suits for all genders and you have the financial means to afford said suits. But, let’s face it: If you do not live in one of the large cities where these brands are(…)

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(…)

Brad & Angelina’s Daughter Sports Suit to the Brangelina Wedding

Brad & Angelina’s Daughter Sports Suit to the Brangelina Wedding

All images by David James/Getty Images via People magazine In spite of Hollywood’s cruel criticism of Shiloh Jolie Pitt’s “tomboy” style, parents Brad and Angelina have supported their daughter in dressing however she feels comfortable. The pop culture frenzy that was Brangelina’s wedding was no exception; Shiloh sported this amazingly adorable short suit ensemble as(…)

Ask dapperQ: Where Can I Find Monkstrap Shoes in Small Sizes?

Ask dapperQ: Where Can I Find Monkstrap Shoes in Small Sizes?

*Feature image: Sam Edelman burgundy calf hair monk shoe via Nordstrom. A couple of days ago, we posted our first ever The Sunday Swag Report (TSSR), a weekly roundup of style articles in the blogosphere that the dapperQ team believes our audience would find relevant to their interests. The feature image of our post was(…)

“Scandal” Character Is My Muse

“Scandal” Character Is My Muse

*Feature image via Georgia’s Peach. If you’ve seen “Scandal”, you’ve seen Harrison Wright: the ultimate power clasher. He’s big on checks, lavender and patterns that collide in a dance that makes me dizzy.  He’s also my sartorial role model. via Jimmy I’m heading back in to the workaday world after years of working from home.(…)

Seven Days of Dapper: Sara Geffrard of A Dapper Chick

Seven Days of Dapper: Sara Geffrard of A Dapper Chick

The Internet has been a very powerful force in connecting queer style bloggers and advancing our missions of increasing visibility and breaking free from gender binary norms. One of our team’s favorite style bloggers is Sara Geffrard of A Dapper Chick. We have been following her style on Tumblr and Instagram for some time now,(…)

Watch This Wednesdays: Roundup of Style Videos

Watch This Wednesdays: Roundup of Style Videos

Welcome to our fourth edition of our newest roundup – Watch This Wednesdays – where we scour the internet to find the best masculine style videos on the web that our team agrees you need to view to up your dapper game. We’ve got some great informational and inspirational videos for you this week: #1:(…)