Mercury glass, although named for the silver liquid, was never made from mercury when used for tableware and home decor. Originally mercury did form the backing on mirrors, but since it is poisonous was never used for any items regularly handled in a household. Because of the … [Read more...]
Steampunk Home Decor
Steampunk decor can add a nuance to any room, a panache that gives depth and excitement to your home or office. These decor items range from large to small, wall decor to tabletop decor in shades of brown, burgundy and brass.
Fantasy artist Myka Jelina currently resides in the Missouri Ozarks. She is recognized for her paintings of young girls with eclectic, glossy eyes wearing gothic, modern, or classical clothing. Myka Jelina's art expresses the relationships between light and dark and beauty and … [Read more...]
The Steampunk style is really catching on and Halloween provides the perfect opportunity to dress up in vintage style Steampunk costumes and to have Steampunk-themed Halloween parties. To add to the atmosphere and festivities, these great collectible Steampunk Halloween decor … [Read more...]
Do you happen to be a Disney fan as well as a fan of the Steampunk genre? If so, you happen to be in luck! Back in 2014, the Disneyland Gallery opened an exhibit called "Mechanical Kingdoms," which combined the beloved Disney characters among steam powered machinery in a … [Read more...]
The octopus is one of the most mysterious denizens of the deep, one that many people fear and are fascinated by at the same time. Octopuses are shy creatures, and not too many get as large as those we see in our darkest nightmares. For those who are drawn to these interesting … [Read more...]