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What’s with the Octopus? A Look at the Octopus in Steampunk Culture

If you’re new to Steampunk you may have noticed certain trends standing out. Firstly there’s fantastical machines, and of course there are the goggles, but you may have asked yourself, “What is with the Octopus?” It’s a very popular icon in Steampunk culture and appears everywhere from art to jewelry. But why is the culture […]

Victorian Jewelry Options for Gents

Though the well-mannered Victorian gentleman was instructed to downplay his accessories so as not to outshine a lady, in the world of Steampunk all bets are off! Jewelry can be worn and flaunted by gents and ladies alike, unlike the VIctorian era where a man’s jewelry had to be “necessary.” Here’s a breakdown of historically […]

Steampunk Fashion: Then and Now

Steampunk fashion can be defined as an industrial, gothic style; it depicts an alternate history of two specific, actual times in history: the Victorian era, and the Industrial era.   With jewelry pieces and outfits that resemble the nineteenth century era Steampunk jewelry pieces and outfits resemble pieces from the Victorian era, and a majority of them […]

Harry Potter Steampunk Pride

The hearts of diehard Potter fans still ache at the realization that our beloved Harry Potter is no longer with us. It has been a few years since the last movie, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, hit the big screens and even longer since the final book, Harry Potter and the Deathly […]