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Just one link today, but it's an interesting one: Prada has a steampunk-themed collection now. Whee!
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I’ve been looking at cars lately. After seeing these gorgeous photos of the Tatra, I think I’d like to go back in time and purchase one of those instead of something more modern and practical.
The always-fantastic Alternate History Weekly Update is featuring several posts on steampunk lately.
Remember those good old days of radium eclipse sprayers? No? (Yikes!)
A steampunk cruise is setting off from New Orleans next spring. Start planning now!
Via Warren Ellis, Under Tomorrow’s Sky is a “public think tank about future cities and imaginary urbanism.” Fascinating stuff.
Posted at 01:44 PM | Permalink
Is anyone playing Fallen London? What do you think? I may be trying it out soon.
Imagine a future made of glass, says Corning. (Now imagine glassmaking courses!) In somewhat related news, blacksmithing is enjoying a resurgence in popularity. See, people, steampunk can be PRACTICAL.
Cassandra sends in ideas from Mindshare, for more retro-futuristic ideas.
And if you’d just like to see some steampunks in person, consider ConTemporal, going on in Chapel Hill next weekend!
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