Posts Tagged ‘Steampunk’

FTW – New Chicago “Barcade” Embraces Steampunk

Jun
30

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“Barcades” have become a real hit in Chicago as of late and as of Friday June 5th a new one has opened that takes a bit of a different twist.  Instead of bearded hipsters and retro-arcade games, FTW (For The …

Step Back in Time Again and Steam out the Renaissance!

Jul
15

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The anachronistic studies know no bounds, especially when it comes to all things steam, swords, clocks, and corsets! This weekend July 19 and 20, step back in time at Bristol Renaissaince Faire for the annual steampunk invasion!…

Steampunks to Gear up at Chicago’s Airship Harbor

Apr
10

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Steampunks are used to dressing up, going antiquing, and having adventures, and often dancing into the night. Seldom though do we meet up over drinks and coffee, share ideas, tell stories, and keeping things moving in the scene. That’s why …

Ways to Add Steampunk Styling to Your Bedroom

Jun
10

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Today’s post is from guest writer Scott Grayson.

Steampunk is a great fashion style that’s sometimes described as “neo-historian.” However, there are different subgenres within steampunks, in general it might be viewed as an artistic and aesthetic movement that takes …

Steampunks set to invade Metro Detroit this weekend!

May
20

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World Steam Expo may be gone, but a new steampunk convention has arisen to take its place over Memorial Day weekend.

Up in the Aether starts Friday at the Doubletree Dearborn-Detroit, 5801 Southfield, Detroit, and it sounds like a lot …

What is High Tea?

Apr
26

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I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but if you’ve used the term “high tea” in the 21st century, you’ve probably been a victim of its misleading name. This tea is not what it seems.

So what precisely …

Steampunk Valentines!

Feb
14

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Our talented graphic artist Sam Perkins-Harbin has designed two steampunk Valentine’s day cards fr his lovely girlfriend and has shared them with the world!

YouSteamMyHeart Happy Valentines day everyone. To send your steamy lover a valentine, head over to the Steampunk

Portlandia Does Steampunk

Feb
12

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Do you live in Portland? Are you a steampunk? Then its your lucky break! Meet us down at the Portland Double Tree, and we’ll all board my airship. We have to rescue the queen!

Wait, stop shooting your raygun, we’re …

TeslaCon 3 : An Overview

Dec
04

So it is that once again TeslaCon has come and gone and it took me two and a half days of sleep to compensate.  Yet it was fun, a lot of fun, the kind of fun you only get when …

This Saturday – Lollapalooza Cultures Collide with Steampunk Circus at Vision

Aug
02

What better way to close out the second day of Lollapalooza than with a genre bending, culture smashing dance party? Notorious Wicker Park weekly promoters, SRTB are producing a Steampunk Circus at Vision Nightclub, and we’ll be there to host …