Kate Ross

Photo Series ‘Modern Dandies’ Illuminates Diversity in Dandyism

Photo Series ‘Modern Dandies’ Illuminates Diversity in Dandyism

In a recent Butch Please post on Autostraddle, Kate provided a personal critique of the dandy dapper queer aesthetic, stating:   “If butchness and butch desirability has its own power structure, dapper butch is at the top, which makes sense in a twisted and sad way when you think that rich educated white men, the […]

dapQ — BUY — Thumbs Up (10.27.10)

dapQ — BUY — Thumbs Up (10.27.10)

Your old pal dapperQ is getting so much love from fella travelers that it’s crazy. I want to help every brilliant person who contacts me to advance their passion and dream (but alas, I can’t.) That’s why I have decided to launch a summaries of the many great things that your ever-voracious eyes might look […]

Swagger Plus — Distinguished Cravat

Swagger Plus — Distinguished Cravat

DAMN! Kate Ross is not only the house designer behind Distinguished Cravat – an apparel company reinventing the bow tie — she also embodies new possibility. Her genderbending style is radiant. Like your old pal dapperQ, she understands that fashion is not a means to an end. Check her out on MySpace to see her […]