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Gothic Steampunks

For those Steampunks who are a bit darker than the rest

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Started by Sir Dante Gabriel de Maynard. Last reply by Ms. Jasmine Blanche Mar 12, 2013. 32 Replies

OK- I have been told I need to update my music collection.What are some bands worth checking out?I have a lot of what I think of as Gothic Rock in my collection but it probably seems like Ancient…Continue


Started by Muad'Dib Nov 21, 2011. 0 Replies

Hi everyone! I am into gothic type things. I am emo/goth I suppose you could say. Here is a link to my intro to the site as a whole: …Continue

Goth and Steampunk and differentiation.....

Started by Andrew John Craven. Last reply by Argus Fairbrass Aug 17, 2011. 29 Replies

I have often been approached by people who have asked what steampunk is about. I have just told them it is about retro science fiction and early technology put into a contemporary perspective. Even…Continue

Steampunk x Goth article: what do you think?

Started by Mrs. Toki Prolepsis. Last reply by Cmdr. Joules Von Loij Jul 15, 2011. 2 Replies

Found this article on suite 101 and was wondering what others thought about it who were affiliated with both groups like myself. I will say...I feel like she should have broken up her paragraphs for…Continue

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Comment by Katherine Yore on March 6, 2013 at 12:36pm

I have some beautiful victorian gothic accessories to add to your ensemble available at my Etsy store. Fascinators, hats, cocades and more:

Comment by Dr. M.T. Watertight on January 9, 2013 at 5:15pm

A very imaginative and creative artist. I thought you might enjoy her work.

Her link om Esty...



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Comment by Warden Featherstone on March 21, 2012 at 1:01pm

The 2nd Episode is here! #RemnantNeedsYou

REMNANT : The Architect

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Comment by Professor Argon Bats on February 12, 2012 at 4:56pm

should FIT a 5'7", not "be". obviously. *sigh, must learn to read text before hitting add comment*

Comment by Professor Argon Bats on February 12, 2012 at 4:45pm

PS the purple dress is cut velvet.

Comment by Professor Argon Bats on February 12, 2012 at 4:44pm

I'm also letting go of this thing (click to enlarge)...Make an offer, I'll be very amenable to "penniless student budgets" if it fits and you care to pick it up and give it a good home. It started life as a costume in a fancy theater in Copenhagen, got modified from its A-shape to something more fitted and worn by yours truly at some rather awesome goth parties in the 1990s to very early 2000s, and has now been awaiting another phase in its "life" for several years. Let's face it: I don't go to goth parties anymore. Oh wait, I live outside Boston... what goth parties... maybe that's why! [exit cynical mode]. Should be a 5'7 tall person, waist about 24"-26", bust about 37-38", hips flexible but at least 36". Huge train. Collar can stand up or lay down. It has been "distressed" with dark shadows at the bottom and on the train as part of its theatrical career, as you can see from the shots. It's heavy.

Comment by Professor Argon Bats on February 12, 2012 at 3:12pm

Because we are moving I am clearing out some old clothes I haven't been wearing lately. It's goth, not much really steampunk, but there's a white cotton skirt with lace and a Tibetan silk shirt with brass buttons (worn once?), in ivory/cream that could work quite well in a pirate style for example. Most of it has been in a box for a year and a half and could do with a "refresh" wash, and is wrinkled from storage, but it's otherwise clean. There are some carefully "damaged" graveyard goth items it took years to get this shredded, be a shame to throw it away ;-) And some hardly ever worn items too (such as a black velvet dress with mandarin type collar and frog closure)  Also a men's Danish navy (army) shirt, blue with shoulder straps. I *may* thrown in a green army jacket as well (not too worn, the one from my punkish years was falling apart but alas it was discarded in an earlier move).

Size small-medium. If anyone, or a goth friend of yours, is interested, it's free, you just need to pick it up in Watertown MA. Sorry, local pick up only.

Comment by Bourget- on November 20, 2011 at 5:59pm

Hello! Penelope Waite Westcott...

Oh! no, there was no offense taken...please believe me (Which I  usually, always say in order to express my sincerity.)  I agree with you, that the story about  the two young victims being attacked because they were dressed in goth apparel shouldn't have been diminish in anyway, shape or form.

Therefore, it's I who once again, apologize for that oversight...which I feel in no way can even be considered slight...Thanks, for pointing my "oversight"  out and your comment too!

deedee gauzot


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