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How to Be a Hipster at Northwestern University

CollegeFashionista | Posted 07.28.2014 | Style
CollegeFashionista

Trying to define how a typical Northwestern student dresses is next to impossible. Our diverse student body comes from a vast array of cities, states, countries, religions, political backgrounds, sexual orientations and much more.

30 Signs Your Kid Is Turning Into A Hipster

Jennifer Latch | Posted 07.28.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Latch

20. Somehow they acquired their own sourdough starter and plan to open their own pop-up bread stand in their friend's garage.

This Might Be The Most Hipster Item Of Clothing Ever

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.19.2014 | Style

What’s more cliché hipster than biking to work in a plaid shirt? Biking to work in a plaid shirt with sewn-in reflective stripes. San Franci...

Trendy Wendy: What's Up With Hipster Hate?

Kimann Schultz | Posted 06.12.2014 | Fifty
Kimann Schultz

I have read on "hipster," looked it up online as a word, browsed here on HuffPost too, still honestly trying to get a tangible definition of the term. There appear to be no boundaries.

The Myth of the Brooklyn Nets Fan: 5 Notes From Game 4

Zach Wasser | Posted 07.15.2014 | Sports
Zach Wasser

When I see people wearing Nets apparel, I figure they're just reppin Brooklyn. That leaves the Nets in a potentially unique situation: everyone loves their brand, but not many people actually follow the team.

Using 'Science' To Differentiate Hipster And Bro Music

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 03.06.2014 | Entertainment

"Who are some artists that you listen to?" When this question is answered with the names of artists that the asker has never heard of, the other is...

The Real Meaning Of Normcore, The Fashion Trend That Went Oddly Viral

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.07.2014 | Arts

The term "normcore" has been sweeping the internet this past week, giving a name to a contemporary fashion trend marked by white sneakers, zip-up swea...

Apparently Now a Tax Expert, ESPN's Kenny Mayne Helps Mustache-Clad Hipsters with IRS Challenges

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

It goes without saying that one of the key drivers of the Mustached American experience in recent years has been the skinny jean and lower nose foliage-clad American hipster species. Now it's time to educate hipsters in non-ironic ways.

Schöneberg‐Mitte‐Kreuzberg: Hoods of Berlin, 2011

Christine Deakers | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Christine Deakers

This is an excerpt from the longer essay, "Schöneberg‐Mitte‐Kreuzberg," the travel nonfiction on Berlin, its cool kids and the lines, labels and ...

You Call That A Hipster? These Are Some @#$%ing Hipsters.

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 02.07.2014 | Comedy

"Hipster" is one of those words that is used so frequently in everyday vernacular, it's practically become meaningless. Every art school kid, aspiring...

Hipster 'American Psycho' Nails It

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

I have to return some video tapes... You know "Moonrise Kingdom," "Donnie Darko" and "Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind." This hipster take on...

The Easiest Way To Make Your Shoes Look That Much Cooler

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 12.01.2013 | Style

So let's face it: #nofilter basically doesn't exist anymore. These days, featured users on Instagram are just killin' it in the hipster department. iP...

Casting Our Perfectly Awful Thanksgiving Dinner

Hulu.com | Posted 01.27.2014 | Comedy
Hulu.com

One thing that we've found that helps pass the time until you're allowed to leave? Casting our favorite TV characters in the most outlandish roles and seeing what happens.

The Original Hipsters (NEW BOOK)

Glenn OBrien | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Glenn OBrien

There were always hipsters, going back to Socrates and Diogenes at least, but the modern hipster became solidified as a social archetype after the war, the big one, ended, and everybody started to pick out their own clothes and catch up on liberal arts and jazz.

Hipster Urbanism and the Transformation of Our Cities

Sua Son | Posted 11.04.2013 | Impact
Sua Son

Some say recent urban transformation is due to the influx of 'hipsters' with a real passion for food and an eye for design -- urban cheesemongers and mustachioed greengrocers, with their organic fruit and vegetable smoothies.

PICS: We Found The Hottest Hipster Guys On Instagram

Posted 10.27.2013 | Style

Well, these guys are the hippest ones we've ever seen. Take notes, fellas. This week, we found inspiration in men's fashion... and we also stumbled...

There's Nothing Hip About Being a 'Hipster' Anymore

Uloop | Posted 11.27.2013 | College
Uloop

There was a time when oversized glasses made you dorky, shopping at secondhand stores meant you had no taste and listening to anything but Top 40 immediately deemed you 'uncool'. Today, it makes you a hipster -- or rather, just like everyone else.

The Life of a Style Wanderer in NYC

Rai Mensah | Posted 10.19.2013 | Style
Rai Mensah

As I rode back uptown I realized that I had a great night in style. I remembered why I came to this city in the first place. Its really the place where dreams are made realities.

PHOTOS: Portland Or Portlandia

Global Yodel | Posted 05.04.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

There's more to Portland than bike valets and artisan knot shops.

PHOTO: Next-Level Hipster

Posted 02.06.2013 | Comedy

Listen up, hipsters. Think you're ready for the master class? Then just gaze upon the next-level hipster before you. OK, so at least one Redditor h...

Gentrification Via Bologna Sandwich

Patrick Wensink | Posted 02.11.2013 | Books
Patrick Wensink

Since before Hauck's Market opened 100 years ago, Schnitzelburg has had an amazingly warm, tight, community. But people like myself are threatening it. We're not trying to ruin Schnitzelburg, but we are anyway.

The Sincere Mustache and the Authenticity Aesthetic

Sarah Pappalardo | Posted 01.25.2013 | Arts
Sarah Pappalardo

At some point, your ironic mustache became sincere. Like the hippie parents who ended up voting for Reagan, we may have come full circle: from mocking the bourgeoisie to being it.

D.C. Might Not Be "Hipster" But That's OK

Jamison Doran | Posted 09.27.2012 | DC
Jamison Doran

I'm quite in love with my city, regardless of our hipster ranking. If not being hipster enough means I don't have to cram myself into a pair of skinny jeans daily or rock a shag haircut, then I'm just fine with being square.

A Man Called Swoop

Steven Nereo | Posted 10.06.2012 | Comedy
Steven Nereo

It just occurred to me as I heard the Snoop Lion news that if he wasn't going to be using Snoop Dogg anymore, it was freed up for some other person's use, so I jumped quick.

PHOTOS: 5 Hipster Destinations You Probably Haven't Heard Of

Oyster | Posted 09.21.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Attention hipsters: You're probably unemployed, but you should still start planning your end of summer vacation. The cool hotels are booking up fast.