Monthly Archives: December 2009

The Evolution of the Hipster 2000-2009

In the November issue of Paste Magazine, journalist Kate Kiefer profiled the evolution of the Hipster over the past decade (2000-2009) and how the Hipster’s fashion has changed with the times. The above photo is a characterization of the 2008 Hipster: “He thoughtfully hangs shutter shades in the deep-V of his white tee, and he’s often seen walking his fixed-gear bike around town while texting with his iPhone.” We at Shutter Shades find this hilarious, but oh so true. Click here to see the full evolution of the Hipster.