• via thesweatshopoflove.com

Ever wondered about the differences between hipsters in Chicago and Brooklyn? In Chicago both men and women have largely eschewed harem pants and their various iterations (thank god) but the ladies do like rompers, while in New York it’s all about fedoras and showing off your bra. Such are the observations of Chicago knitter and blogger Allyson Dykhuizen of the Sweatshop of Love, who is spending some time in a certain New York borough.