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Steampunk Events / Friday, Aug 25 2017 7:00PM

Burning Man 2017 Theme & Other Festivals

This year, Burning Man has a new art theme: Radical Ritual. It takes the concept of religion and ritual, customs that are commonly inherited from our parents and ancestors, and bends these concept into a series of unusual installations and events at the art camps that participants have set up in the desert. The goal […]

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Reviews / Monday, Dec 28 2015 10:18AM

A Review of Philip Reeve’s Mortal Engines

One of the things I like best about streampunk is its versatility. The low-tech setting and Victorian ethos are suitable for everything from historical novels to alternate history, far-future sci-fi to the superhero supervillain pastiche.

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Reviews / Thursday, Apr 16 2015 11:41PM

Kylie Jenner in Steampunk Goggles, Teen Vogue Cover Photo

We were both honored and excited when Teen Vogue called us back in January to provide them with steampunk goggles for their May 2015 cover story on Kylie Jenner (@KylieJenner). Of the 15-ish goggles and sunglasses we sent over, several pairs were highlighted on the desert set. We wanted to shout from the rooftops, but kept […]

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Steampunk Fashion / Tuesday, Mar 17 2015 5:03PM

Steampunk Professions That Utilize Goggles

Steampunks love incorporating goggles into their costume, and there are plenty of legitimate character-based reasons for doing so. Check out this list of professions that might befit your steampunk persona, and —most-importantly— necessitate wearing goggles.

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Steampunk Events / Tuesday, Feb 24 2015 3:57PM

Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention Accessories

For many people, Will Smith and Kevin Kline’s 1999 movie “Wild Wild West” was their first mainstream introduction to the genre of steampunk. Wild West (or sometimes “Weird” West) steampunk has all the normal steampunk elements (maybe a little less Earl Grey Tea and English accents) but with a unique spin on it that is […]

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Steampunk Art / Tuesday, Feb 17 2015 3:05PM

Western Art with a Twist

Not long ago we received a call from a customer looking for purchase some of our leather straps for a special project he was working on. Intrigued to learn more we asked him to share the details of his project, and we ended up finding an awesome new artist to watch!

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Steampunk lifestyle / Friday, Jan 30 2015 5:36PM

Steampunk Valentine’s Day Card & Gift Ideas

Interested in some new and clever ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts and cards this year? Try going with some steampunk style, and you’re sure to come up with an original and unexpected gift for your sweetheart.This article will give you some great Valentine’s Day steampunk gift ideas to choose from.      

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Steampunk Events / Monday, Jan 19 2015 10:30AM

“Live A Little” – Short Film Review

A trailer was recently released for the short film, Live A Little, which is set to be released in 2015.This short film is a coming-of-age story that features an imaginative young girl who faces a life-altering turn of events. The story portrays the main character, Haley, and her interactions with family and friends as she […]

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