Victorian burlesque was popular during the 1830s through the 1890s in London theaters. Also referred to as a “travesty” or “extravaganza,” burlesque took the form of a musical theatrical parody in which a well known theatrical piece such a play or an opera was adapted and turned into a comedic production and parody of the […]
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.
So, you’re looking to let the ill-mannered scallywag in you take over for a night huh? Let me tell you one thing; it doesn’t matter if it’s Halloween or there’s a costume party. Call me crazy (I dare you), but I don’t need an occasion to bust out my pirate gear – and neither should […]
Updated for 2018 The steampunk style of clothing is popular among those who like a look a bit out of the ordinary, and a bit out of the pages of history. A particularly popular garment among women are steampunk skirts. These may also be called Victorian skirts or Victorian gothic skirts, as they have the […]
It’s very rare that both Mardi Gras and St. Patrick’s Day are both in March. Mardi Gras is generally in January or February. But since we are inching closer to spring, it’s natural that cosplayers will be out in force during this year’s spring holidays. But unless you are very creative and sew your own […]
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a classic science fiction novel written by Jules Verne that was published in 1870. Considered to be one of Verne’s best works, this book was also very much ahead of its time with the description of the ship the Nautilus. The story is about an expedition to hunt down […]