Mocked in: Season 2, Episode 5
Finally, someone put their finger on it. It was incredibly confusing when handlebar moustaches, suspenders, mutton chops, and barrels started to appear in every up-and-coming neighborhood. This urban rustic vibe actually came from a desire to go extremely vintage, like Industrial Revolution vintage. We owe an eternal debt to Portlandia for helping us understand why so many people are walking around looking like dandies and street urchins.