Katie Dupere is an associate fashion & beauty editor at Bustle. Prior to her work with Bustle, Katie was a social good reporter at Mashable covering activism, identities and social impact. Her writing has also appeared in HuffPost, PinkNews and Gurl. Katie loves neutral tones, body mods, and bold brows. Follow her high femme adventures on Twitter and Instagram @katiedupere.
Latest Articles

Pippa Middleton Wore The PERFECT Spring Dress To The Royal Wedding

Pippa Middleton is honorary British royalty, thanks to her duchess sister and her charm. Given her closeness to the royal family, it was no surprise that Middleton took the long walk to attend the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. But what d…
By Katie Dupere

Lena Waithe Met Gala Outfit Honored The Struggle Between Catholicism & LGBTQ Identity

Actor and producer Lena Waithe has emerged over the past year as an essential voice in the queer community. As a black queer woman, Waithe has used her work on shows like Master Of None and The Chi to amplify the experiences of the LGBTQ community — …
By Katie Dupere

Zendaya Debuted Short Orange Hair At The Met Gala & It's Like Nothing She's Ever Done Before

Zendaya knows how to work a red carpet in style. Her looks are always unpredictable and eye-catching, leaving us all expecting the unexpected from the star — especially when it comes to the iconic Met Gala. Zendaya's 2018 Met Gala gown was no excepti…
By Katie Dupere

Rihanna Showed Up At The Met Gala Dressed Like A Sexy Pope

Simply put, Rihanna is Met Gala royalty. The stylish star has been attending the gala for almost a decade, and she never fails to steal the show with her impeccable fashion. Rihanna's 2018 Met Gala gown was certainly no different. For the iconic ball…
By Katie Dupere

Cardi B & Her Stylist Chose These Two IHeartRadio Outfits To Keep Her Pregnancy Secret

By now you are probably aware that Cardi B is going to have a little BB with rapper Offset. Though no one knows how long the star has been expecting, one thing was apparent upon seeing the rapper in a tight dress on during Saturday Night Live on Apri…
By Katie Dupere

I Am A Queer Women Who Loves Fake Nails & No, I Won't Take Them Off During Sex

When I’m around a cute girl, I’m always aware of my hands. No, I’m not obsessing over where they are in relation to her skin. I’m internally preoccupied by the way they look. Hands tell a lot about a person. When you are wondering about a person’s re…
By Katie Dupere

Too Faced's Newest Collection Is Called 'Sex On The Peach' & I Have Some Questions

If you thought Too Faced couldn't get more salacious with their product names, then you haven't heard the moniker of their newest collection. The brand just released a set of its most popular products from its Peaches & Cream line, and its calling th…
By Katie Dupere

Watch This Bridesmaid Get Her Dress Transformed To Honor Her Masculine Style & Queer Identity

No good, very bad, plain awful bridesmaids dresses are nothing new in the world of fashion. Going down in style infamy for decades, the bridesmaids dress is a thing of nightmares for sisters, best friends, and family members of the bride. But it does…
By Katie Dupere

Jennifer Lawrence's 2018 Oscars Hair Was A Crimped Masterpiece & '90s Babies Will Love It

Remember good ol' '90s beauty trends? A go-to Friday night look included body glitter, brown lip gloss, and getting wild with your trusty crimper. In 2018, Jennifer Lawrence is looking to bring all that '90s goodness back from the dead. Well, at leas…
By Katie Dupere

Zendaya Wore A Super Dramatic One-Shoulder Gown To The Oscars & Twitter Is In Love

Zendaya is not only a massive talent, but she's also a style superstar. Her unpredictable and on-trend looks always slay the red carpet, making her a woman to watch every awards season. Zendaya's 2018 Oscars gown was no exception to her strong sartor…
By Katie Dupere

The Reason Celebs Are Wearing Orange Pins On The Oscars Red Carpet

Among the showstopping fashions on this year's Oscars red carpet, you might notice a pop of orange on some gowns and suits. The unexpected color comes from tiny, unassuming pins — but they carry a huge message. At the 90th Annual Academy Awards, some…
By Katie Dupere

Riley J. Dennis Is An LGBTQ Educator — And That Means She's A Target

Riley J. Dennis describes herself as an intersectional feminist — and their work is the truest expression of that title. Dennis, who uses she/her and they/them pronouns, is an activist and video creator. As a queer transgender nonbinary polyamorous l…
By Katie Dupere

Pole Instructor Roz The Diva Does Want To Inspire You — But She Wants To Make Money More

In case her name didn’t tip you off, Roz “The Diva” Mays is indeed an diva — and an unapologetic one at that. Mays is a pole fitness instructor who has certifications in almost every imaginable aspect of pole, and she specializes in making the sport …
By Katie Dupere

Stef Sanjati Might Be A Popular YouTuber, But She's Not Your Role Model

When Stef Sanjati appears on your computer, you can always count on her signature greeting of, “Hello, little buns.” From there, it’s all about candid honesty and radical vulnerability for the bubbly YouTube star — and she wouldn’t have it any other …
By Katie Dupere

Jennifer Lawrence Wore An Old Red Carpet Dress To Amy Schumer's Wedding

By now, you know that actor Jennifer Lawrence and comedian Amy Schumer are tight. The pair are so tight, in fact, that Lawrence was among very few to attend Schumer's intimate wedding on Feb. 13 to chef Chris Fischer. And to that wedding, Jennifer La…
By Katie Dupere

Here's The True Meaning Behind The Grand Costumes From The Olympic Opening Ceremony

The 2018 Olympic opening ceremony was nothing short of grand, and that's partly in thanks to a collection of breathtaking costumes. The 2018 Olympic opening ceremony costumes helped to capture a spirit of wonder, hope, and peace associated with the W…
By Katie Dupere

Team Bermuda Wore Shorts To The Olympic Opening Ceremony & Twitter Is Freezing For Them

The Olympic opening ceremony is a chance for each country to celebrate their nation through fashion. When first appearing as a team at the games, all eyes are on what the athletes are wearing to represent the place they call home. For Team Bermuda, t…
By Katie Dupere

These Are The Uniforms That Will Help You Spot Team USA In The Opening Ceremony Crowd

When the USA Olympics Team first steps into the Olympic opening ceremony, they will already be winning a gold medal in style. And the athletes will have an iconic all-American designer to thank for the look. Ralph Lauren created the U.S. Olympic open…
By Katie Dupere

Gisele Bundchen's Outfit At The Super Bowl Was A Sweet Tribute To Tom Brady

Supermodel Gisele Bündchen has been to many, many Super Bowls in recent years to support her husband and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. So it was no surprise to see the beauty at Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis, where the New England Patri…
By Katie Dupere

Twitter Is Losing It Over Tom Brady's Super Bowl Pre-Game Outfit

Tom Brady is undoubtedly one of the most noted — and polarizing — names in football history. Whether you love him or hate him, the New England Patriots quarterback has become notorious for many things, from unabashed confidence to deflated footballs …
By Katie Dupere