Mainstream Hipster

Defying popularity is no longer a subculture

Implications - In the past, 'hipsters' were those who rebelled against mainstream culture, but today vintage fashion, indie rock, alternative music, and independent films have become widely popular. Hipster communities are predominant in certain cities now and even mega brands are tailoring their designs to this group.
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Armpit Tattoos - Underarm Flower Bouquet Ink on Pretty Hipsters in Toronto
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Warm 202,414 Clicks Pub: Jul 13, 09
Armpit Tattoos
Underarm Flower Bouquet Ink on Pretty Hipsters in Toronto
These days, tattooing is fairly mainstream, but when I saw these armpit tattoos on Chandel Bodner at an art show in Toronto, I stopped in my tracks. According to Bodner, armpit tattoos are fairly common… [More]
NYC Hipster Uniforms - Cut Off Shorts & Stockings Are Unofficial Look of Summer 09
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Warm 82,246 Clicks Pub: Jun 10, 09
NYC Hipster Uniforms
Cut Off Shorts & Stockings Are Unofficial Look of Summer 09
I don’t know about the rest of the world, but New York City has certainly gotten the Spring/Summer fashion memo that cut-offs and stockings are back. Better than ever, you can’t walk a block in the East… [More]
Hipster Photoblogs - Global Blogs Document Underground Hotspots, Style & Nightlife
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Warm 92,996 Clicks Pub: Mar 5, 09
Hipster Photoblogs
Global Blogs Document Underground Hotspots, Style & Nightlife
The hipster movement is alive and well, and there are a number of photo blogs around to document its existence. These photo blogs feature some of the most interesting and freshest fashions; some even travel… [More]
Mean Street Fashion Blogs - ‘Look at This F*cking Hipster' Torments Fashion Victims
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Warm 47,877 Clicks Pub: Apr 16, 09
Mean Street Fashion Blogs
‘Look at This F*cking Hipster' Torments Fashion Victims
With the ubiquity of digital cameras and their integration into mobile phones, it has become extremely easy to snap a picture of something or someone that grabs your attention when you’re out in the streets.… [More]
Leggings-Loving Editorials - Hipster Fashion Model Bregje Heinen Spices up Vogue Russia
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Warm 27,379 Clicks Pub: Oct 10, 09
Leggings-Loving Editorials
Hipster Fashion Model Bregje Heinen Spices up Vogue Russia
An unabashed love for leggings, the fashion phenomenon that will not die, is featured by model Bregje Heinen in Russian Vogue. The Dutch model, whose star is on the rise, appears in the November 2009 issue… [More]
Angular Hipster Hair - Distracting ‘dos in the Dior Homme HUgE Magazine Shoot
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Warm 18,692 Clicks Pub: Jul 29, 09
Angular Hipster Hair
Distracting ‘dos in the Dior Homme HUgE Magazine Shoot
If you are looking for the next big thing in hair, it is likely to be found in the haircuts in Dior Homme’s Fall 2009 collection for the September issue of Japanese fashion magazine HUgE. The angles… [More]
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