The Crossroads of the Aether
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Honestly. I couldn't help myself. The resurgence of steampunk costuming controversy made me do it.
My latest how-I-did-it post in the Steam Wench's Salon - the adventure of making a steampunk labcoat from a priest's cassock pattern (with virtually no pattern experience) and ending up with a duck cotton and leather steampunk worker's coat. The blog link is below.http://steamwenchsalon.blogspot.com/2011/03/creating-steampunk-workcoat.html
The latest post in my Salon, is a brief selection of Victorian resources (costume resource books, catalogue reproductions, and two social history texts) which can help, inspire, or simply entertain the steampunk and the Victorian recreationist alike.
Here is a link to my latest post in the Steam Wench's Salon. A bit of information about the calling card in the Victorian world, some resource pictures, and the relevance of visiting cards in the steampunk world.Continue