'''Basic Trope''': Any lesbian character who sports an attractive-to-straight-men appearance, typically pairing with another.
* '''[[AccidentalPun Straight]]''':
** Alice and Betty are lovers, and both have faces ripped from a FashionMagazine.
** Alice is the feminine one, and Betty is the butch one. Betty still buys Alice pretty dresses and [[EverythingsSparklyWithJewelry jewels]], since that's what the woman she loves likes.
* '''Exaggerated''':
** Lesbians are the only feminine women in the world.
** Lipstick lesbians are portrayed as even more attractive than straight women, because GirlOnGirlIsHot.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice and Betty aren't particularly stunning, but still act too conventionally feminine to count as {{Butch Lesbian}}s.
* '''Justified''':
** Alice likes the style. It has nothing to do with her sexual orientation.
** Alice lives in a country where lesbianism is persecuted and [[FlyingUnderTheGaydar has to at least appear straight to avoid imprisonment]].
* '''Inverted''':
** ButchLesbian.
** Wearing makeup and dresses is masculine, while having short hair and playing football is feminine. Everyone treats them like {{Butch Lesbian}}s.
* '''GenderInverted''': ManlyGay or StraightGay.
* '''Subverted''': Betty ditches the makeup as soon as she's escaped a social event.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...because she didn't like said event. She then puts on makeup suitable for home.
* '''Parodied''':
** Alice reads the magazine tips on "how to impress your man!".
** Alice reads men's magazine tips on "how to impress women!"
* '''Zig Zagged''': Alice and Betty are glammed up the first time we see them… at a formal event. In the next episode, they're in flannel and hiking boots… for a camping trip in the mountains. ''Neither'' style turns out to be typical of either; Alice usually looks like a stereotypical GranolaGirl, while Betty is a PerkyGoth.
* '''Averted''':
** Neither Alice nor Betty is a lesbian.
** Alice is TheLadette, whether or not she is a lesbian.
** Alice is neither particularly masculine nor feminine.
* '''Enforced''':
** [[StuntCasting They've signed a bombshell actress for the part]].
** The writer wishes to provides {{Fanservice}}, and believes that GirlOnGirlIsHot as long as the girls look pretty.
** The writer wishes to avoid UnfortunateImplications or stereotypes associated with typical depictions of the ButchLesbian, instead going to the other extreme.
** The gay wedding market is growing, and the wedding industry wants even those to still look feminine in media, given that a) wedding dresses cost more than tuxes, and b) they can sell two engagement rings.
* '''Lampshaded''': "I love you, Alice, but ''excuse me'' for liking to look ''pretty''!"
* '''Invoked''': Alice and Betty, usually Chapstick Lesbians, decide to [[SheCleansUpNicely glam it up]] for a Halloween party.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': "I am a strong proud modern woman and I am ''not'' going to turn myself into a Barbie doll clone for ''any'' reason, but '''especially''' not so I can facilitate [[AllMenArePerverts your]] [[GirlOnGirlIsHot masturbatory fantasies]] about me and my girlfriend!"
* '''Discussed''': "Why can't any of the lesbians we know be all Creator/RitaHayworth smoking hot instead of always wearing flannel?" "…why am I friends with you?"
* '''Conversed''': "I have to wonder if the writers designed Alice and Betty to be ultra-feminine as {{Fanservice}} or as a legitimate attempt to avoid the ButchLesbian stereotype."
* '''Deconstructed''': Alice and Betty are deeply closeted, because the [[StepfordSuburbia deceptively sleepy little town]] where their lives would turn nasty if anyone found out that they were a couple.
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice thinks the butch angle is stereotypical and played-out, deciding she can still be gay and feminine.
* '''Played For Laughs''':
** Alice and Betty approach each other wearing [[PrettyInMink fur coats]], and both do SexyCoatFlashing to each other.
** Each realized they were gay during their PrincessPhase, when they had a lot of trouble finding a SaveThePrincess story, where the PrincessClassic {{damsel| in distress}} gets saved by another {{princess}}.
** Their CampGay friend is really bothered that they know more about showtunes than he does (not because he's gay, but because he's a genuine Broadway fanboy).
* '''Played For Drama''': Alice's femininity causes [[CassandraTruth no one to believe]] she's really a lesbian, causing her [[{{Gayngst}} much angst]] and making it hard to get a girlfriend.
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