Steampunk fashion combines the elements of the Victorian historic time period with aspects of science fiction or fantasy. The steampunk way of dress is becoming increasingly popular, with both men and women alike sporting edgy garments such as corsets, period costumes, and … [Read more...]
Steampunk clothing has unique features why may include clockwork mechanisms, gears, leather, brass, Victorian dress and other steampunk motifs. You can find a great selection here for men and women both for regular dress and cosplay.
If you have ever seen a Steampunk costume and wished that you could add something like it to your own wardrobe, then the book Steampunk Your Wardrobe: Easy Projects to Add Victorian Flair to Everyday Fashions (Design Originals) is for you. Written by Calista Taylor, this book … [Read more...]
The English nanny had a distinct way of dressing back in the Victorian era, which makes them a great costume idea for Halloween, Cosplay, and other dress up occasions. Most people probably think of the skirt,jacket and hat combination when visualizing an English nanny, or perhaps … [Read more...]
St. Patrick's Day is a day when we typically all wear green to show our Irish or honorary "Irish for the day" roots. Why not add some Steampunk flair to your celebration? Here we look at some lovely green Steampunk costumes for St. Patrick's Day. Not only are these garments … [Read more...]
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll is a story that comes right out of the Victorian period. It was originally published by Macmillan in 1865 with the sequel of Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There published in 1871. Within the fantastical world of … [Read more...]