Did you know there are hipsters in Brooklyn? (It's true, just ask the
.) But to aesthetically lump all young, alternative, creatively minded people in one flannel-clad, bearded category is totes
unfair. The hipster rainbow contains more hues than chambray and plaid, and while the
general community all might enjoy a good skinny jean and cold-brewed coffee, there are definitely distinct clans.
Speaking from a largely Brooklyn-dwelling staff, we've done a little self survey on the types of hipsters that make up the borough in the form of charming, hand-drawn illustrations by designer David Galletly. Ahead, our illustrated guide breaks down the six archetypes you're bound to recognize…which one are you?Want even more R29? Get the latest news, tips, and can't-resist stories delivered straight to your newsfeed, in real time. Like us on Facebook — we'll see you there!
Illustrated by David Galletly