Androgynous

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(…)

Ask dapperQ: Androgynous (NOT Masculine) Wedding Attire?

Ask dapperQ: Androgynous (NOT Masculine) Wedding Attire?

This is our first post in dapperQ’s Wedding Week, where we feature dapper weddings and answer all of your burning wedding questions. A reader asks: “While I applaud dapperQ for breaking gender binary wedding expectations (for example, women wear dresses, men wear suits), I find the actual wedding attire that you feature to be very(…)

Ask dapperQ: Androgynous Fragrances?

Ask dapperQ: Androgynous Fragrances?

  @xnonymous tweets: “Could you please recommend some androgynous fragrances? I’ve been searching far and wide for some.” It’s really hard to recommend fragrances online, because one dapperQ’s sweet smell is another dapperQ’s stank. Additionally, because of our varying biochemistries, a fragrance can smell different depending on the person that it is on. However, I(…)

Menswear Movement: New Year, New Hope

Menswear Movement: New Year, New Hope

A reader recently left the following comment: “When on earth would they start making men’s clothing for women? It’s high time fashion went androgynous all the way. I’m so tired of having to stick with clothes for teen boys.” We get countless questions and comments similar to this from masculine-of-center women and transmasculine individuals who(…)

Primetime dapperQ: De’Borah from NBC’s The Voice

Primetime dapperQ: De’Borah from NBC’s The Voice

It is no big secret that network television has become inundated with singing competitions. Time and time again audiences are held captive to crooning amateurs who have proven to be a dime a dozen and honestly, musically flat. These one-note wonders not only aspire to act and sound exactly like their idols but, go above(…)