Losing 'Lee' – A Fashion Legend Bows Out

Fashion commentator Fabiana Bronte has written this about the recent loss of fashion designer Alexander McQueen, a designer that had done much to develop a steampunky look on the catwalk. We thought you may all be interested in seeing what she has to say. It was the collection entitled Highland Rape that made me first […]

Bright Colors, Baked Goods, and All Manner of Fun Things

It’s sunny out! (Here, anyway.) Spring is on the way! Love, flowers, and of course steampunk are all in the air! Or something. At any rate, here are the exciting things from around the steampunk blogosphere (steamosphere? We need a word for it, I’m taking suggestions!) this week. Lots going on at Steampunk Fashion! First, […]

SPM Once Again Available Through Vagrants

Just a quick note to let you all know that our UK, Europe and otherwise non-Americas purveyor of SteamPunk Magazine, Vagrants Among Ruins, has just taken delivery of fresh copies of the magazine. These can once again be purchased through the mail order page of the Vagrants website.

Steampunk Contests, Ahoy!

For you artsy types: Spoonflower, which is a custom fabric-printing website, is hosting a contest to design a steampunk fabric. The deadline is next Monday, Feb. 15th.. Here’s the entries already submitted. For you less-artsy types: Voyages Extraordinaries is having a month for Japanese steampunk, and are kicking it off with a drawing for the […]

Mid-Week Steampunk Roundup

Goodness, I know I’ve been neglecting my feed reader when there are 30 unread steampunk posts. Passing along some of the best for your enjoyment! Steampunk Scholar has a review of Scott Westerfeld’s Leviathan, which I’ve wanted to read for a while. Anyone read it yet? Thoughts? Ever adorable, The Steampunk Home has some cool […]

Write to us!

We are, even as we speak, working away feverishly behind the scenes to put together the next issue of Steampunk Magazine, which will be coming to a website near you (well, this one, anyway) some time at the end of March. However, the past few months have seen a bit of a drought in emails […]