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Easy Steampunk Fashion: Small touches for a Steampunk-esque Outfit

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Easy Steampunk Fashion: Small touches for a Steampunk-esque Outfit

Steampunk fashion does not have to exclusively mean a full outfit of leather, buckles, cogs, and brass. We have been called the brown goths for far to long and I think we are quite different! So, today we are going to give some example of ways to add some steampunk flair to an outfit. Our probe into the steampunk fashion scene is to acquire easy additions that will let you express your steampunk with little effort! So let us begin! Steampunk Tights and Leggings Our first choice, because come on... we are Victorian Foundry.....is Steampunk tights and Steampunk leggings! These...

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What is DieselPunk

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What is DieselPunk

While steampunk refers to the massive use of steam engines at the beginning of the industrial revolution; Dieselpunk covers the cultural viewpoint, aesthetic, and technique of the period between World War I and the early 1950’s. The inspiration for dieselpunk is diverse, such as films like “Metropolis (1927)”, literature such as “Tales of the First Occult War” by Kevin Cooney, Deco Artstyle, and of course the diesel era.   Themes commonly used The spacerace: conquering the cosmos and also very present theme in the spacepunk The armsrace: the continuous research and development of new weapons systems. The redfear: fear of...

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The Best Steampunk Clocks on Amazon

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The Best Steampunk Clocks on Amazon

Amazon is great! I love being able to buy cheap stuff and have it delivered to my door within 48 hours. Not all great steampunk fashion accessories have to be true vintage.. "new old" stuff can be just as good! Amazon is a trusty web marketplace with a lot to offer. Here's some of my favorite steampunk watches, pocket watches, and timepieces that can be yours in 2 days from Amazon.    This pocket watch is awesome! I love that you can see all the gears and metal workings on the inside. It's unisex and would work with just about any...

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Best Disney Steampunk Cosplays

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Best Disney Steampunk Cosplays

Steampunk cosplays are the best! They give the cosplayer room for personalization and creativity. Steampunk costumes require a background knowledge of the character plus steampunk fashion sense, and the result is a completely unique and one of a kind costume. Here are some of the best Disney steampunk costumes we've seen.   Steampunk Ariel, the Little Mermaid, beautifully put together!  Steampunk Tinkerbell, love the color palette! Steampunk Snow White, everything about this cosplay is perfect!  Steampunk Mary Poppins, that parasol is to die for. Steampunk Slave Leia, love those head pieces. Beautiful color choices!  Steampunk Alice in Wonderland, great attention to...

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Steampunk Summer Fashion Trends

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Steampunk Summer Fashion Trends

It's barely spring, but the hot months are just around the corner. Prepare to beat the heat and stay in style with some steampunk summer fashion essentials! Beat the UV rays with a parasol! Rather than slathering yourself with sticky lotion, a UV umbrella can protect you from the harmful rays and overbearing heat. Not all umbrellas are parasols! Make sure the material is UV resistant.  This parasol can be purchased here Full skirts can be hot and bulky. Opt for something shorter to beat the heat. Short sleeves, short jackets, short skirts.. keep yourself cool out there!  Don't forget the...

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