HOW TO DRESS IN A STEAMPUNK STYLE

Steampunk, a new subculture, is fast becoming the topic of discussion in many places now. It has risen to occupy the focus of the society due to its attractiveness and fun in quality and style. It may interest you to try some of the steampunk outfits in preparation for fall. You will need it when the season comes around.

Styles

Dressing in layers is common when the weather is cold, and we all try to keep warm as much as possible. Therefore you should consider steampunk with its array of leggings, coats, skirts, and vests which gives that distinct warm and distinct appearance. You can adorn some hats, scarves, and gloves to add to the warmth you need to keep the cold away. You stay safe from the weather and still fit into the world of steampunk fashion. All you need is to find clothing with Victorian styles such as burnt sienna leather or brass buttons.

Your options are limitless when it comes to choosing the right outfits from a good supply of the basic. Paring a warm legging with a long-sleeved top, a vest and a glove can be a good start. You can try the same top on a skirt and a hat next time. Keep experimenting this way until you stumble on the style that suits you best. A short and a long smart coat are good if you can get them just to show versatility.

Shoes

Fall is a time you get your boots ready for extended use. However, it does not have to be that boring anymore. Steampunk boots with the right height are available to keep your feet both from the cold weather and from the slippery ground. There are ankle boots, knee boots, and flat boots all colorful and additional piece to spice up to your wardrobe. There is nothing wrong if you choose short chunky heels if they go well with your dress. Also get brown leather shoes, or those with dark hues or warm neutrals to make you look versatile in your fashion sense.

Accessories

At this point, jewelry is not the focus although you need it. Go for the ones that will clearly match with the colors of your outfits such as warmer brass, vintage gold, and copper. Using a clockwork necklace can make you stand apart in your attire, so check for the right type of jewelry. No matter the Victorian style you choose, it will come out good, but make sure your choice has some industrial edge to it such as springs, gears, clock parts, and a pocket watch.

Colors

Steampunk affords you the perfect autumn colors. Consider mixing rich copper, burgundy, delicate taupe, rich chocolate with a foundation of ivory or white color. This is basic of steampunk colors. It makes you blend with the fall, and you look as beautiful as you can be. Steampunk is not only good for clothing; you can give your home a new steampunk appearance as well. Add colors to go with your gear-shaped napkin holders, and you will enjoy a fashionable Thanksgiving Day.

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