The Dapper Scouts

Stories from pretty cool folks rockin' androgynous looks.

Dapper Scouts showcase dapper style and community spirit

Jana Shortal

Jana Shortal

Coming out of the closet is always difficult, but there are whole new challenges when you are in the public eye! We had a chance to chat with Jana Shortal of NBC's Kare 11 news about coming out, and dressing authentically on air. more

Sarah Pernick

Sarah Pernick

Across the US, less than 10% of career firefighters are women. This #internationalfirefightersday we were lucky enough to chat with Sarah Pernick and learn about what life is like as a female firefighter! more

Jess Torres

Jess Torres

Jess Torres is a Kirrin Finch model, musician, actor, entrepreneur and one darn stylish person. Jess showed us three ways to style the Stanhope shirt, and we are left amazed at the versatile looks she put together, and inspired to be more brave with our fashion choices! more

AB Cassidy

AB Cassidy

AB Cassidy is an actor and standup comedian, starring in the upcoming new hit lesbian comedy, Lez Bomb!  AB recently made an appearance in NYC, and we took the chance to chat with her about life, comedy and fashion in this Dapper Scout feature. more

Stray

Stray

Stray is a Kirrin Finch model, fashion blogger, stylist and all around awesome person. Stray showcases her styling artistry by putting together three completely different looks with the pink floral Colden short-sleeve.

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Jeanna Han

Jeanna Han

During a recent trip to NYC, Jeanna Han took a break from acting to chat with us about growing up, finding their own authentic style and what it is like to be on the big screen!  more

Emery McKinstry

Emery McKinstry

In this Dapper Scout styled by series, Emery styles the Woodlawn floral button-up shirt in four different ways. From a wedding to date night, this floral patterned shirt can jazz up any outfit.  more

Doreen Pierre Style Guide

Doreen Pierre Style Guide

In this new Dapper Scout series, Doreen styles the Stowe button-up shirt in three different ways. From work, to a night out on the town and into the weekend, Doreen shows that with a little bit of imagination one shirt can give you three awesome looks.  more

Airin Yung

Airin Yung

Airin Yung is a style blogger and soon to be law student based in the Bay Area. They are known for putting together dapper outfits and giving great style advice for all kinds of folks. Airin showcases the Kirrin Finch Inglis shirt in a series of photos taken around the Berkeley campus.  more

Doreen Pierre

Doreen Pierre

Doreen Pierre is an up and coming fashion blogger who has already been noticed by Buzzfeed and DapperQ. We were blown away by her spruced up dapper look and had to find out more about the woman behind the Dapperpenniless blog. more

Natasha O'Ryan

Natasha O'Ryan

We spoke with lesbian lifestyle blogger, Natasha O'Ryan, about the evolution of her blog Effort-Lez, lesbian culture, being an entrepreneur and the role of fashion in the queer community. more

Jules Skloot

Jules Skloot

We chatted with dancer and teacher, Jules Skloot, about his gender identity, how he explains it to his students and what role clothing plays in the expression of gender. We also talked about his love for dance and how he uses that as a medium for education and social justice. more

Abby Miller

Abby Miller

We sat down with clothing designer and homelessness policy advocate, Abby Miller, to discuss starting her own clothing company, the influence of people and location on her personal style and acceptance of herself. more

Laura Kanaplue

Laura Kanaplue

We spoke with fashion blogger, Laura Kanaplue, about her passions for blogging, fashion, and social work, as well as her very recent wedding and move to London. more

Rennie Quarles

Rennie Quarles

We interviewed friend and style guru, Rennie Quarles, to paint a picture of what it is like to be a woman who gravitates towards menswear-inspired clothes. more