Queer ladies speed dating at the strand

21 May

You are the ones that make speed dating interesting and fun and weird.

SO we wanna see your faces while we host the hell out of a Queer Ladies’ speed dating. And some of y’all come anwyay and we love that, that’s how you gotta move in this world, if you can — with the idea that even when something seems scary you should try and do it anyway.

Are you not interested in tricking someone that you actually care about style, but actually want to look sorta awesome for your speed daters?

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The questions weren’t all about books, so don’t be worried that you’re not bookish enough. Also don’t worry at all, because it’s a goofy and short conversation with each human no matter what.

It was very low key and I loved it.”“Gabby and Katrina make everything so fun!

And, effortlessly stylish is exactly the look that is best for speed dating, because you’re not going on a fancy schmancy one-on-one date, yet you want to let your personality shine while feeling comfortable in your own skin and making an impression with what little time you have to make one.

So, here’s some inspiration I’ve pulled from some of my favorite style blogs: FOR THE (UN)HIPSTER via Closet Freaks Anthony Urbano (pictured above) of the queer style blog Closet Freaks calls this look rebel prep.

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FOR THE GRANDPA Anthony Urbano via Closet Freaks Do you live in comfortable clothes?And, the best part is you can take all of the components of this simple ensemble (graphic shirt, suspenders, striped jeans) and mix and match them to create other looks.Check out our post on masculine accessories for suspender ideas here.Then, you will go on a series of mini dates with like-minded single queer/lesbian women for your chance at friendship, romance or more.Registration begins at pm and speed dating starts promptly at 7 pm.