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The Hipster Look: Yay or Nay?

Dark skinny jeans, vintage, blunt bangs, shaggy hair, unkemptness, and Ray-Ban Wayfarers are all trademarks...


in_a_dream_land in_a_dream_land 9 years
I actually rock this look but the clean version.sometimes
tillerman435 tillerman435 9 years
i like the like and i like this look :)
cocca cocca 10 years
i love this look... but i can never pull it off...
Jamee-Ro Jamee-Ro 10 years
Haha RaRaJulie I hadn't even looked at your post when I wrote the Cory Kennedy comment--It's funny how Cobrasnake has made me NOT like this look. Those people take it way over the top...
Jamee-Ro Jamee-Ro 10 years
How Cory Kennedy *looks*...
Jamee-Ro Jamee-Ro 10 years
Funky for some people as long as they do it right and look CLEAN. But definitely NOT for me. It just reminds me of how Cory Kennedy, all haggard and stale! Bleh.
designergirl designergirl 10 years
I dress like this a lot of time. In Austin, we kinda rock the non-threatening, sweet hipster look. Not so bitchy-looking. I personally love skinny jeans. I used to never wear jeans because boot cut doesn't flatter me at all.
RaRaJulia RaRaJulia 10 years
I like the styles of the clothes. For example; I like the bold patterns of light and soft fabric tops. They're usually made to be one size too big looking, and I like that because it's very comfortable and especially summer friendly. I also like the tight jeans thing. I think my legs look amazing in tight jeans because I have an hourglass figure. The clothes of this trend are fun, young and comfortable. However, the persona that comes along with being someone [especially a woman] who is associated with the social movement is awful. Most ladies that dress like this are catty, self obsessed, and unfortunately pretty loose. Rather, that's the general outlook on people who dress like this. [THANKS, COBRASNAKE!] I happen to dress like this. Like I wear bold printed loose tops and very tight jeans with some sort of cute, boho-ish accessory. And my hair's pretty shaggy, though I wash it constantly! However, if I catch a glimpse of myself in the mirror before I go out and I look SEVERELY hipster, I go back to my closet and take it down a few notches. There's no need to succumb to the stereotype of looking like somebody who's going to get drunk and slobber on every guy in the bar. No thank you, I'm not that kinda gal. -JR
amandasunly amandasunly 10 years
Hipster look - it's like, dressing baggy with skinny and hanging out at a little coffee shop with weird music and murals and stuff. Scuffed boots, bed head...
prblms4loki prblms4loki 10 years
Trust me, Melissa Rae, the University of Chicago is like a breeding ground for hipsters. They're everywhere.
zc zc 10 years
certain parts of it i rock, others i leave
moonsafari moonsafari 10 years
Eww. V-necks, anyone?
CaterpillarGirl CaterpillarGirl 10 years
we used to make fun of the girls who looked like this, usually they were sloppy drunks, who had peed themselves cause they couldnt sit on the toilet correctly, and they usually ended up falling on the sidewalk when the club closed, and we would laugh...and point...and laugh some more
juiceejuice juiceejuice 10 years
i rock it from time to time, but the clean version only.
nicachica nicachica 10 years
i don't know...that pic isn't really demonstrative of what a typical hipster looks like, at least in D.C. where they roam the streets almost as much as interns on Capitol Hill!
elvy elvy 10 years
Hipsters: Bringing non-conformity to a whole new level of conformity since 2003.
pattyxxcore pattyxxcore 10 years
i love (and rock) the clean hipster look. straight hair with no fly-aways, sleek summer dresses with tee shirts, flats. my biggest peave though are those select few who try to squeeze into the tight shirts and pants of the look who cannot pull it off at all. eww.
ddene5713 ddene5713 10 years
i used to have blunt bangs but i personally mix EVERYTHING together. meaning certain days i'm "punk-ish" mixed with a bit of preppy. then other days i'll be "hipster" with a dash of business-y looking. its all my mood and what's clean at the time that i pick out my outfit. haha.
MiyabiNa MiyabiNa 10 years
I like the look but I also like showers lol....but I'd rock it (while clean) ;)
swwonder swwonder 10 years
They tend to look like they smell. Elements of the look I like, but other parts I don't. I hate the look on guys though.
lorenashley lorenashley 10 years
:ROTFL: :ROTFL: LMAO Melissa Rae. They're all over downtown.
Melissa-Rae Melissa-Rae 10 years
Chicago is FULL of them. Its like a competition here as to who can be MORE hipster-ey than the other.
ktownpolarbear ktownpolarbear 10 years
i HATE this look.
Fashion Fashion 10 years
That is Beauty Bar in NYC HuongStar...extra points for you! xo
evita evita 10 years
many of my friends rock the hipster look, but they take showers!
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