66Scholarly » Blair Waldorf, scholarship student, does not need Dan Humphrey's spare textbooks nor his other charitable inclinations. Dan Humphrey, elite Upper East Sider, can't stop trying to figure out the girl with all the headbands in his Intro to Film Class. Maybe that's why he won't stop loaning her his extra book. Dair role-reversal set at Yale
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 13, words: 36k+, favs: 44, follows: 62, updated: 10/30/2020 published: 4/22/2019, [Blair, Dan] Georgina, Nate
4 the one you know the greatest films of all time were never made... He's just another unrequited love story, Dan realizes, and he hates himself for the cliché. Yet, he doesn't do what any good protagonist would do and rewrite the script.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 7, follows: 5, 10/22/2020, [Blair, Dan] Nate, Serena
81 Strangers in Las Vegas » A vicious round of Truth or Dare is a staple at Blair Waldorf's annual sleepover. With the festivities taking place in Las Vegas this year, the stakes are higher than ever but Blair always comes out victorious. Until Serena levels her with a dare that might not be quite so achievable… Unless Blair wants to return to NYC with a ring on her finger and a stranger for a husband.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 12, words: 25k+, favs: 68, follows: 60, updated: 3/29/2019 published: 11/25/2018, [Blair, Dan] Dorota, Serena
187Pearl Island » Escaping from a scandal, Blair Waldorf seeks refuge in the idyllic coastal town of Pearl Island. What seems to be an easy way out, soon turns out to be more challenging than imagined as Blair battles to establish herself as the new doctor. She quickly learns it's easier to make enemies than friends and she's not so sure she's cut out for small-town life. Inspired by Hart of Dixie.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Drama & Humor, chapters: 21, words: 122k+, favs: 41, follows: 44, updated: 3/5/2019 published: 5/7/2018, [Blair, Dan] [Nate, Serena]
4A Historian in Paris » Garcia Flynn moves to Paris to grant his mother's dying wish to see her sons make amends. Garcia's Sunday nights get filled with weekly dinners, spent in the company of his brother and sister-in-law. One night a scheduling mishap occurs and Garcia instead finds himself in the company of Lucy Preston, an expat historian/professor. AU. Alternating POVs. Set in modern-day Paris.
Timeless, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 5, words: 12k+, favs: 10, follows: 10, updated: 2/6/2019 published: 1/10/2019, [Lucy P., G. Flynn] Amy P.
81 Eligibility & Tolerability » Dan Humphrey and Blair Waldorf became enemies the moment they met in the Hamptons. With each and every encounter, Blair despises Dan more for his arrogance, pretension, and judgment. As the hot summer rages on, so does their tension which will inevitably reach its boiling point. A modern Pride & Prejudice Dair story. Inspired by Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld.
Gossip Girl, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 17, words: 38k+, favs: 56, follows: 22, updated: 1/24/2019 published: 5/8/2017, [Blair, Dan] [Nate, Serena]
55 The Bridesmaid and The Journalist » Blair Waldorf has been a bridesmaid too many times, 27 too many times to be exact. But she just can't say no to taking center stage on a such a special day. Dan Humphrey, on the other hand, hates the whole extravagant affair. Yet, he can't bring himself to quit his job as a wedding columnist. Especially, not once he's met the perennial bridesmaid, Blair. 27 Dresses AU
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 11, words: 37k+, favs: 43, follows: 27, updated: 12/9/2018 published: 11/16/2017, [Blair, Dan]
9Wishing Dust It starts with a tiara. Gilded and sprinkled with glitter, crystals sparkling brightly. Once placed atop her head, the story begins. But little does she know, it's not a fairytale that awaits. It's a nightmare, lonely and empty. Hollow and desolate. No happily ever after in sight. A 13 Going On 30 AU starring Dair.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 10k+, favs: 14, follows: 7, 6/1/2018, [Blair, Dan]
57 The Gallery » It's the opening of Rufus Humphrey's newest gallery in Brooklyn. Blair Waldorf, managing editor for Nylon Magazine, has been assigned to cover the opening. While the name Humphrey keeps ringing a bell in Blair's mind, she can't quite place the name. So when she runs into someone from her past, it's completely unexpected and will take her back to a time she had almost forgotten.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 8, words: 20k+, favs: 40, follows: 21, updated: 5/4/2018 published: 3/22/2018, [Blair, Dan] Georgina
83 Delicate » After a public scandal and dethroning, Blair returns to school sans minions and title of Queen B. She plans to spend this semester plotting her way back to the top but soon learns she has an even bigger problem. Dan has been assigned as her partner in History class and the only way she'll pass is by working with Dan. Set after The Thin Line Between Chuck and Nate. Canon Divergent.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 11, words: 28k+, favs: 85, follows: 85, updated: 3/12/2018 published: 12/15/2017, [Blair, Dan]
11 The Promotion AU: Dan Humphrey and Blair Waldorf are Associate Editors at W Magazine. They'd like to think they're enemies but in reality, they spend their days being more friendly than hostile. Until a promotion is at stake and suddenly, it's no holds barred. Will this sudden fight for the job finally take the friend out of frenemy or will it push them towards something else entirely?
Gossip Girl, T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 26, follows: 5, 1/25/2018, [Dan, Blair] Dorota
62 A Bittersweet Retreat » Blair Waldorf is about to embark on a 2-week retreat that's anything but fit for an Upper East Sider. She plans to become a bolder and brighter version of herself. The only problem with her formerly flawless plan? She just found out her stepbrother's best friend, Dan, is coming on the retreat too and she'll be forced to endure his (annoying) presence for the next two weeks.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 39k+, favs: 40, follows: 23, updated: 11/30/2017 published: 7/13/2017, [Blair, Dan]
11 New Year's Day The very sound of his laughter, Dan's laughter, causes Blair to freeze, gin-clad hand suspended in mid-air. It can't be him. Not tonight, not on New Year's Eve. Maybe it's her imagination, she thinks momentarily, until she hears his name and knows for certain. Four years after 5x24. Inspired by Taylor Swift's song, New Year's Day. One-Shot.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 5k+, favs: 36, follows: 5, 11/12/2017, [Blair, Dan]
68 Accidentally Best Friends » 4 years ago, calling Blair Waldorf a best friend, let alone a friend, would have been unfathomable to Dan Humphrey. But 3 years later, Blair is indeed his best friend and their friendship is easy and comfortable. Until it's called into question and it's suggested they might be more than just friends. The foundation begins to crack as they explore the idea of a romantic connection.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 15, words: 23k+, favs: 73, follows: 36, updated: 7/27/2017 published: 6/15/2017, [Blair, Dan] [Nate, Serena]
7 Little Blue Box It's the very same day that Dan Humphrey's first novel is proclaimed a best seller, that Blair Waldorf comes home to find a blue box sitting on her doorstep. Inside, a note reads: I promised you as soon as I could, I would get you the ring you always deserved. I'm sorry it took so long. Do with it what you want, perhaps now it will be a reminder of what we almost had
Gossip Girl, T, English, Drama & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 25, follows: 6, 5/29/2017, [Blair, Dan]
77 The Girl Who Stole My Phone » Newly engaged Blair Waldorf has lost her 12-carat engagement ring and had her phone stolen all in the same day. Meanwhile, Dan Humphrey's assistant has just quit, throwing away her work phone on her way out. Luckily, Blair finds the phone but won't give it back thus Dan and Blair are unexpectedly embroiled in one another's lives. GG meets I've Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 16, words: 33k+, favs: 43, follows: 21, updated: 5/3/2017 published: 4/10/2017, [Blair, Dan]
33 Breakfast at Blair's » Breakfast at Tiffany's AU. Blair Waldorf is a 25-year-old socialite flitting through life without a care or attachment to anyone or anything until she meets her new neighbor, Dan Humphrey. Dan is an up and coming writer who is entranced by Blair's world and begins an unexpected friendship with her.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 17, words: 17k+, favs: 32, follows: 15, updated: 4/12/2017 published: 3/12/2017, [Blair, Dan]
44 Coffee and Croissants » Three years ago, Blair chose Chuck and let Dan get away. Her relationship with Chuck quickly crumbled and she couldn't stand to face her failed relationships anymore so she fled to Paris and started a masters program. She's happy with leaving the past behind, certain that she will never see Dan again. Until suddenly, she comes face to face with him on campus. Set after 5x24.
Gossip Girl, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 18, words: 21k+, favs: 54, follows: 27, updated: 3/12/2017 published: 2/20/2017, [Blair, Dan]