gender, bespoke: Short Film on Gender, Identity, Fashion

gender, bespoke: Short Film on Gender, Identity, Fashion

When Oberlin College students Becca Kahn Bloch and A.D. (Mandy) Hogan were asked to come up with a final project for their queer theory seminar, they made a documentary short titled gender, bespoke in lieu of the traditional paper.  Their film explores the closets and minds of a few masculine presenting gender-queer students, giving us(…)

How to Find and Refine Your Personal Style

How to Find and Refine Your Personal Style

“Finding your personal style means feeling exhilarated every day as you walk out your front door, knowing you look great before anybody tells you so (and, most important, not caring if they don’t).” I sat reading these words in Amanda Brook’s new fashion manual, I Love Your Style, while on a flight to Bosnia with(…)

Style Icon: Dress Like Katherine Moennig

Style Icon: Dress Like Katherine Moennig

*For more icons, visit dapperQ’s Icons Section. Autostraddle once described Katherine Moennig’s style as “effortlessly disheveled edgy hi-low/boy-girl androgyny.” Her look, deceivingly elementary but in reality tricky to achieve, has inspired legions of Shane wanna-bes worldwide. If you like… How does Katherine Moennig make a t-shirt look so stylish, besides the fact that she is(…)