February 10th and 11th 2018 saw the third Whitby Steampunk Weekend held at the Pavillion of the famous coastal town. Famous because its Abbey was used as a location in Bram Stoker’s Dracula novel. Of course that has little to … Continue reading Whitby Steampunk Weekend III – Daytime Event Report
Manchester Evening News recently uploaded a 3D animated video of Manchester in the Victorian era. Created by Neil Millington the video starts at Cornbrook before passing St Georges Church, Hulme, Castlefield Canal Basin, Knott Mill Station, Cambridge Street Mills, Oxford … Continue reading Lovely 3D animation of Victorian Manchester (VIDEO)
There are a plethora of steampunk designers out there that will do their best to outstrip the competition and make their products more steampunk than the rest. But it has taken Teresa van Dongen – a designer from Amsterdam – to make the most truly steampunk lamp.
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If you read my newest post about my new steampunk goggles here: Operation Steelpunk! I asked what would be best to use as strapping. I have three ideas and I’m opening it up to you, dear reader. If you have any alternative ideas, I would love to hear them in the comments section below. Continue reading Poll: What strap should I use for my new goggles?
As a typical British gentleman, I don’t have a romantic bone in my body, so this is an interesting poll to see what a steampunk thinks will woo the love of his life. Related articles 5 Elements of Steampunk Romance Rewound – Steampunk Jewellery Steampunk with Heart: The Heartbeat of Steampunk: Romancing the Machine Steampunk IS Romance What is Steampunk with Heart? Continue reading Poll: Nothing says I love you like:
Are you considering a new DIY project? I constantly think about how I can modify something as a little project. So I decided to collect, for your optical pleasure, a visual display of the finest steampunk items. I’ll start with the icon of steampunk attire; the goggles. Continue reading “Best Examples: steampunk goggles”