Workplace

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(…)

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(…)

Ask dapperQ: What to Wear to Job Interviews and Still Pass as Female?

Ask dapperQ: What to Wear to Job Interviews and Still Pass as Female?

A reader asks: “I will soon be graduating and looking for jobs. What should I wear to a job interview? I usually dress masculine-of-center, and I come off pretty gender neutral, even my name can be ambiguous. Usually this doesn’t bother me, in fact it’s what I’m aiming for; but sometimes it makes others uncomfortable,(…)

Ask dapperQ: Trendy, “Smart Casual,” Gay Boy Office Attire?

Ask dapperQ: Trendy, “Smart Casual,” Gay Boy Office Attire?

Hey folks! My gal got a new job with a higher salary, more responsibility, and a more prestigious title at a larger organization. So, why is she rolling around all over the floor stressing out? Well, her last position was at a wonderful, smaller organization that had a very, very casual dress code. The dress(…)

Queering the Workplace – Suits, Pants, Tailoring

Queering the Workplace – Suits, Pants, Tailoring

In the last installment of “Queering the Workplace,” we explored the practical aspects of wearing men’s fashion in the workplace, including specific examples of what to wear on top.  In this third installment, we’ll explore additional items in most any dapperQ’s work wardrobe – pants, suits, and that ever important (and often neglected) step of(…)

Queering the Workplace– Waist Up

Queering the Workplace– Waist Up

In the first installment of “Queering the Workplace”, I talked about my story and the process of how I finally became comfortable wearing the men’s fashion that I’m most comfortable in to work. It’s now time to talk about the practical aspects of what to wear. This second installment focuses on queering workplace fashion from(…)