Dapper Dan on Creating Style, Logomania and Working With Gucci

‘We have to take those elements of this new culture that’s been forced upon us and use that to recreate a culture for ourselves’

New York Times Magazine
Jul 17 · 9 min read
Dapper Dan attends the Harlem’s Fashion Row fashion show during New York Fashion Week on September 4, 2018. Photo: Noam Galai/Getty Images

By David Marchese

In 1992, Daniel Day was forced to close his legendary clothing boutique, Dapper Dan’s Boutique, after…

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