geek-chic

geek-chic

(ˈgikˈʃik)
mod. stylish or fashionable only for social outcasts. (see also geek.) Why do you have to buy all this geek-chic stuff? Don’t they give it away somewhere?
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This American actress and supermodel opts for geek-chic and nerdy styles as her signature look, with LA-based Garrett Leight her go-to frames brand.
With their pearly white smiles, geek-chic style and yummy hair, no wonder they've made girls' hearts melt and boys jealous when they stepped onto the Beirut stage Saturday night, performing live to the local audience and MBC's pan-Arab television viewers.
Given the fortune CBS is spending on license fees for "The Big Bang Theory," the network can be forgiven for trying to expand the show's geek-chic vibe to its procedural-drama wheelhouse.
Show the world you're mad about the queen of liberal media, Rachel Maddow, in this geek-chic, lightweight cotton tank.
I like the geek-chic look, and vintage clothing because it''s cheap and usually looks great.
The stand-out performances in terms of showmanship were opening tracks Notorious and Work which saw the girls kitted out in geek-chic outfits in a mock office environment complete with swivel chairs, the ballad Last Call sung while posing on a white Chaise Lounge and a Mean Girls-esque encore performance of Winter Wonderland complete with sparkly Santa outfits and fake snow.
Not in a geek-chic, Steven levitt, Freakonomics, kind of way; just a down-to-earth, this is what large, macro-economic events mean to the micro-individual, kind of way.
Pair sweet little snacks with cartoon-happy, geek-chic shopping and you've got the quirky Sweet Breams.
Even the geek-chic glasses Billy Bob wore to a Los Angeles film premiere yesterday seemed a lot more pleasing on the eye.
A Bluetooth headset and a pink laptop finish off her geek-chic look.
The characters are complete with bass player Alex James's foppish fringe, Albarn's Parklife-era tracksuit top and guitarist Graham Coxon's geek-chic glasses.
Laura said: "My design style is quite preppy and a geek-chic with bright colours and checks.
WHO's the latest girl to fall for the geek-chic charms of Ordinary Boys' Samuel Preston?
And he proves that geek-chic really is the way of the future.
As previous singles Little Thoughts and Helicopter showed, the art rockers have an ear for rowdy guitar pop, however, there's more to Bloc Party than their geek-chic looks and intellectual musings.