Fashion Inspiration

Browse our photo gallery of beautiful Steampunk cosplayers for a little fashion inspiration!

To view all photos: View All
To view only women's costumes: Women's Clothing
To view only men's costumes: Men's Clothing

To view Steampunk versions of existing characters (Ghostbusters, Princess Leia, the Statue of Liberty, etc.): Steampunk Cosplay

The photos are tagged with all visible costume elements, so you can browse photos by article of clothing:

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We've divided our fashion inspiration photos into boards to make browsing easy:

By gender:
ALL Steampunk Fashion (men & women)
Women's Steampunk Fashion (women only)
Men's Steampunk Fashion (men only)
Steampunk Couples (men & women with coordinating costumes)

By theme:
Steampunk Cosplay (Steampunk version of established characters)
Steampunk Weddings (bride, groom, & bridal party fashion)
Steampunk Burlesque (sexy fashion for burlesque dancers, pin-ups, & showgirls)
Steampunk Masquerade Ball (formal wear for masquerade balls)
Steampunk Halloween Costumes (costume ideas with a Steampunk theme)
Steampunk Pirates (Steampunk inspiration for every pirate, buccaneer, & wench)
Steamgoths (Gothic Victorian/Dark Steampunk)
Historically Accurate Victorian Clothing (not Steampunk, not Neo-Victorian, & no corsets as outerwear!)
Multi-Cultural Steampunk Cosplay (For Steampunk cosplay outside of England: Middle Eastern Steampunk, Silk Punk, Shanghai Steampunk, Eastern Steampunk, etc.)

By color:
Blue Costumes & Clothing (shades of blue include turquoise, navy, sapphire, etc.)
Green Costumes & Clothing (shades of green include olive, emerald, lime, etc.)
Orange Costumes & Clothing (shades of orange include peach, rust, copper, etc.)
Purple Costumes & Clothing (shades of purple include lavender, plum, etc.)
Red Costumes & Clothing (shades of red include maroon, wine, burgundy, etc.)
Yellow Costumes & Clothing (shades of yellow include gold, mustard, etc)

By clothing item:
Corsets (best examples of corset use in Steampunk fashion, including underbust, overbust, longline, etc.)
Skirts/Dresses (best examples of victorian era skirt & dress silhouettes in Steampunk fashion, including bell skirts, trumpet, bustle, mermaid, etc.)
Pants, Shorts, & Bloomers (fashion inspiration for women looking to wear something other than dresses and skirts)

Miscellaneous:
Steampunk Makeup (for men & women: from historically accurate victorian, to special fx)
Steampunk Stuff I Want! (from fashion to gadgets, the Steampunk items we're drooling over)
Shop This Look: Steampunk Fashion (how to recreate specific Steampunk costumes/outfits)

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