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Sites of Usefulness

Many people in the steampunk community share their tips, tricks, or expertise.  Here are two luminaries in San Diego who are generous with their hard-won knowledge!



The Broke Costumer

Cindy explores ways to be active in costuming and cosplay without breaking the bank.


The Iron Tailor

Bob shares tips from engineering to short cuts to make a wide variety of steampunk modifications and inventions.

Cinderella had outside help!


Anthony's Shoe Repair

They restore antique shoes, leather goods, and other stuff - recommended by steampunks for steampunks!


McCalls Cosplay Blog

Helpful cosplay-centered tips and tricks for making your costume stand out.


Prop Agenda

A prop blog; this link directs to a list of useful sites that blogger uses.  This is a one-stop motherlode for folks who want to up their prop game.

For installation type builds, here is an architectural list.

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