A Very Dapper Wedding: Tonetta & Bukola

A Very Dapper Wedding: Tonetta & Bukola

dapperQ knows how difficult planning a wedding can be for most people, not to mention the added stress when the wedding does not fit heteronormative standards. On top of everything else we have to face – all of the hurdles we have to overcome – we also have to find wedding attire that fits our(…)

10 Style Lessons Adult dapperQs Can Learn from Dapper Kids

10 Style Lessons Adult dapperQs Can Learn from Dapper Kids

1. There is NO “right” way to be masculine, androgynous, tomboy, etc. via A Practical Wedding When we shared this amazing image of three tomboy flower girls, the post went viral. But, not all of the responses were positive. One commenter noted, “… no self-respecting tomboy would wear their hair like these girls. Where are(…)

Back to School Style

Back to School Style

Whether you’re headed back to high school, gearing up for a year at college or, like me, feeling oddly aged and nostalgic that you aren’t about to do any of these things, I figured we could probably all enjoy some back-to-school fashion tips! It’s a new school year and the perfect time to make an(…)

Skin Care for Dashing Dappers Part II: Time Saving Facial Wipes

Skin Care for Dashing Dappers Part II: Time Saving Facial Wipes

This is the second installment of dapperQ’s new skin care series. Feature image via   Are you a dapper on the go? Whether it’s due to a busy schedule or simply spending nights away from home, it can be a challenge to stay on task when it comes to keeping that face fresh and clean.(…)

Artist behind JLo’s Infamous Birthday Cake Is a Dapper Woman!

Artist behind JLo’s Infamous Birthday Cake Is a Dapper Woman!

For those of you not in the celebrity gossip loop, media outlets lit up like the Northern Lights when they got their hands on images of JLo’s (Jennifer Lopez) 45th birthday cake, a six-foot long, life-sized edible work of art. In fact, gossip columnists called the cake the “real star of the party,” which was held(…)

Marcia Alvarado’s Debut as Male Model in EMAL Magazine

Marcia Alvarado’s Debut as Male Model in EMAL Magazine

EMAL Magazine, a free publication about modern lifestyle around the globe, featured Marcia Alvarado as a “female male model” on its front page of their Volume 2, Issue 7 publication. The issue also included a 12 page spread celebrating Alvarado’s dapper style and documenting her goals of becoming a male model in the fashion industry. We chatted(…)

Dress Smart – dapperQ Academics

Dress Smart – dapperQ Academics

Inspired by “Black Dandies Fashion New Academic Identities,” our series “Dress Smart” will be featuring masculine-of-center genderqueer and transmasculine dapperQ academics. “‘Stylin’ out.’ That’s how Monica L. Miller, an associate professor of English at Barnard College, describes the way black

PBS NewsHour Features Clothing for Gender Non-comforming People

PBS NewsHour Features Clothing for Gender Non-comforming People

PBS NewsHour produced a piece titled “The Right to be Handsome”: Clothing for Gender Non-conforming People on the Rise that featured some of our favorite dapperQs and brands, including Rae Tutera, Marimacho, and Bindle & Keep:   Companies that offer custom-made clothing for transgender and gender non-conforming people are coming to the forefront, as more(…)

We’re on Vaca: Stylish Characters from the Best Summer Films

We’re on Vaca: Stylish Characters from the Best Summer Films

The dapperQ staff is on a long-awaited summer vacation. So to keep you entertained and stylish, we rounded up some of our favorite stylish movie characters from summer vacation movies. Let the inspiration (and possibly laughter) begin…   The entire cast of The Talented Mr. Ripley Seriously, we can all learn a thing or two(…)

Watch This Wednesdays: Roundup of Style Videos

Watch This Wednesdays: Roundup of Style Videos

Welcome to our second 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 videos lined up for you to enjoy while we’re(…)