"For someone to belittle steampunk tells me they are narrow minded and would have no place in my life. However the no way interested is somewhat questionable. I think a person should at least show some interest in what the person they are involved…"
"I have an extremely inexpensive pair of canvas, "pull on" shoes that are a beige/khaki color. The beige is starting to not look like the shoe is clean, when it is. Besides my steampunk interest, I also like to go to Renfaire and Celtic…"
"Thank you for the suggestion, Ms. Blanche. I especially liked the lace ones from Dark Fusion, and the green ones with checkered trim shown on outsapop.
I have considered making some, and even have a pattern for gaiters. The style problem with toe…"
"Have you thought of spats by chance? There are lots of how to tutorials for victorian spats on pinterest and you can easily hide a 1" elastic that goes underneath your shoe so that it wont move during dancing and make it fit your ankle/calf…"
"From the male perspective it's deffently time for heels as in all other times really!!! I'm very luckie that my wife against her better judgment Indulges me in this aspect. Although I'm think she secretly in joys it as much as much as…"
"I have the same problem with finding good foot wear. I prefer Mary Jane style shoes as they are flats and the surface is easy to modify. I can usually find this style at Walmart or Charlotte Russe for $10- $15.
Also I recently wrote an article…"
"If you are a dancer, that is you dance regularly, wearing ballet slippers is an ok choice. If, however, your daily wear shoe is mostly sports shoes, you will not enjoy how your feet feel after dancing for an hour or so. Ballet slippers…"
If you were to look at me on a typical day, you would probably not think me an avid lover of steampunk, but I am. I grew up reading 19th-century novels and science fiction, I dressed in period costumes and desired a world where everything I see as beautiful might coalesce into a strange and lovely haven. Steampunk is that world for me, and I hope to meet others who have the same passion.