International Steampunk Day - Celebrate with Corset Story

International Steampunk Day - 14th June

If you haven't heard about Steampunk, you're missing out! Steampunk is a subculture that combines elements of science fiction, fantasy, and traditional technology.

There are many different types of Steampunk technology. Some of the more popular ones include Victorian era technology, Victorian era-inspired clothing, and Victorian era-inspired vehicles. Steampunk is inspired by the works of Jules Verne, H.G. Wells, and J.R.R. Tolkien.

International Steampunk Day was created to celebrate all things Steampunk and is celebrated on June 14 each year. It's a day when people dress up in their favourite Steampunk attire and participate in Steampunk-themed activities. It’s a fun way to express creativity and show off style. International Steampunk Day is a day dedicated to Steampunk culture and technology.

International Steampunk Day is a celebration of the history and the future of Steampunk, brings an awareness of the Steampunk culture, and a fun day for all Steampunk fans who love it. International Steampunk Day is a great way to celebrate the history of Steampunk and to help spread the word about the amazing things that Steampunk can do.

International Steampunk Day was created by Steampunk enthusiasts, and it is now being celebrated around the world.

Trudy Bright- Steampunk​​
Trudy Bright- Steampunk​​

7 Facts About International Steampunk Day that you Might Not Know

1) The first International Steampunk Day was held in 2008

2) Steampunk is a subculture that focuses on the Victorian era

3) People who like Steampunk often wear clothes from this period

4) Steampunk is a form of alternative history

5) Some people believe that Steampunk is a kind of futuristic fantasy

6) Steampunk is also called “Victorian punk”

7) You can learn more about Steampunk by visiting the Steampunk HQ Museum located in Oamaru, New Zealand

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Who Celebrates International Steampunk Day?

Today, Steampunk culture is much larger than it was in the early days. It is now a global community that spans all parts of the world. Steampunk is a celebration of alternative ideas, history, and art. It is also a movement that encourages people to think differently. Steampunk is not just a fashion trend. It is a movement that is dedicated to bringing together different cultures and backgrounds.

Steampunk is a very diverse community. It embraces all types of people from all walks of life. Steampunk is also a celebration of the past. It is a movement that looks back at history and the past to inspire and create something new. Steampunk is also a celebration of science, technology, and creativity. It is a movement that encourages people to embrace and enjoy the future.

The Steampunk movement is growing in popularity, with more and more people interested in the concept of retro-futuristic science fiction. We live in a world where people are looking for ways to get more out of life. There's no reason why we shouldn't be able to enjoy our lives and the things that we love.

Some people think that Steampunk is only about fashion, but it’s actually about much more than that. Steampunk is a subculture that encompasses many different aspects of life, including music, art, literature, and even lifestyle choices.

Deborah Olson - Steampunk​​
Deborah Olson - Steampunk​​

How to Celebrate International Steampunk Day?

To celebrate International Steampunk Day, here are some great ways to celebrate this awesome event. Whether you're celebrating it in the form of a costume party, or something a little more low-key, there are many ways to celebrate the wonderful world of Steampunk.

Here are a few ways that you can celebrate International Steampunk Day.

If you're a fan of Steampunk, then you'll want to check out some of the best Steampunk movies and TV shows. From big-budget blockbusters to cult classics, there's something for everyone in this genre. So sit back, relax, and enjoy a journey into another time!

Our favourite Steampunk Movies 

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1916)

Castle in the Sky (1986)

Metropolis (1927)

The City of Lost Children (1995)

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)

Sherlock Holmes (2009)

Sucker Punch (2011)

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

Hugo (2011)

Mortal Engines (2018)

Our Top Steampunk TV Shows

The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne (2000)

The Infinite Worlds of H. G. Wells (2001)

Sanctuary (2008)

Murdoch Mysteries (2008)

Dracula (2020)

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. (1993)

Penny Dreadful (2014)

The Legend of Korra (2012)

The Wild Wild West (1999)

The Dark One (2012)

Learn About Steampunk and Attend a Steampunk Convention

You can also celebrate International Steampunk Day by learning about Steampunk.

You can learn a lot about Steampunk by visiting the Steampunk HQ Museum. This museum is dedicated to the history of Steampunk.

The museum features a variety of items that were used during the Victorian era. And it also includes many of the tools that were used during the period.

The genre is characterized by the use of technology from the 19th century and the setting of a story in fantastical alternative history. Steampunk art is often characterized by brass and leather, along with ornate designs and mechanical devices. You can visit and explore Steampunk art, as well as other pieces of Steampunk culture.

There are a few Steampunk conventions that take place around the world, and they offer a great way to celebrate International Steampunk Day. You can dress up in your best Steampunk outfit, meet like-minded people, and enjoy some amazing entertainment.


Share Your Love Of Steampunk and Wear a Steampunk outfit

If you want to celebrate International Steampunk Day, then you can do something Steampunk-related.

You can start by making a Steampunk costume and you can also create your Steampunk makeup.

Whether you're new to Steampunk or a seasoned pro, wearing a Steampunk outfit is a great way to show your support for the subculture. 

Steampunk fashion often includes Victorian-inspired clothing, so look for items like lace-up Corsets, top hats, and pocket watches. You can also add some Steampunk accessories to your outfits, like goggles or statement jewellery.

If you really want to go all out, consider dressing up in a full Steampunk costume! 

Here at Corset Story we have a great selection of different Corsets to choose from so you're sure to find the perfect one. We adore this stunning Vintage Inspired Overbust with Angled Panels and Shoulder Straps! It's perfect for International Steampunk Day or even just to spice up your everyday look.

If you want to share your love of Steampunk with others, then you can always use social media to do it. Remember to use the following tags to help inspire the next generation of Steampunk fans!

#corsetstory #mycorsetstory #steampunk

You can post pictures of Steampunk costumes, and you can also post pictures of Steampunk-related art. 

If you want to get involved in the Steampunk community, then you can always join one of the many online communities. This way, you can interact with other people who love Steampunk as much as you do.


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Blog Author - Kerry-Sue Peplow