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Hipsters are now so mainstream there’s a very real danger they have already infiltrated your neighbourhood. Here are some telltale signs.

1. There’s an abundance of overpriced, locally sourced organic produce on sale.

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2. Socks with ‘meat’ on them is the least awful thing someone’s wearing.

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3. The unusual cycling choices.

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4. Hair inspired by a Walnut Whip.

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5. The three B’s – beards, braces and bro’s.

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6. Artisanal skateboards.

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7. Bars and cafes are forced to operate strict door policies.

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8. People insist that no good books were ever written on a computer.

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9. Ironic misunderstanding t-shirts.

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10. Portable Vinyl

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11. Crafting like it’s 1699.

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12. People looking for the ‘next big thing’ in personal transport.

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13. Poetry busking.

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14. There’s ample Penny Farthing parking.

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15. The iPhone accessories.

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16. Everything this man is wearing.

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17. Trying to turn a tube carriage into a mid-century modernist sitting room.

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18. The local shop will convert your digital films to VHS

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19. People were wearing turbans before they were cool

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20. Snowmen are too mainstream

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21. But the pets are tedious

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22. You ask to borrow a USB stick and get handed this

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23. The neighbour’s kids like to ‘trick or treat’ as Andy Warhol

If you’re not sure if you’re one yourself consult this handy flowchart

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