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Queen Victoria: What the History Books Leave Out About the Monarch of the Victorian Era

Her reputation greatly precedes her as the longest reigning female monarch in history, an esteemed leader of England, and the driving force behind the Victorian era, a period of style, sophistication, and innovation.  Hence is the legacy of Queen Victoria, … Continue reading

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What You Should Know To Achieve A Steampunk Look

So, you’ve heard of steampunk, a style combining Victorian fashion with modern science fiction elements.  And now you want to get in on this hip trend.  Being a seemingly bizarre idea, it can be hard to know exactly where to … Continue reading

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The Victorian Era: An Explosion of Change

On June 20, 1837, a beautiful woman took the throne of Britain and forever changed the course of history and culture.  Known as the longest reigning British monarch and the longest reigning female monarch with a rule of 63 years … Continue reading

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Two Worlds, One Style

What do you get when you put science fiction, history, horror, fantasy, adventure, and fun together?  The answer: you get an extremely imaginative literary genre and an aesthetically innovative style, known as “steampunk” The term “steampunk” dates back to the … Continue reading

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