Steampunk Cosplay / How to make Steampunk itemsForsaken

The collection of these guides was originally put together by Julian Van de Kamp in 2008. Over the years many of these guides were hosted on websites that are no longer in business. I (new webmaster) have searched internet archive after internet archive to find and restore all the guides that were originally posted in the previous wings of steams forum. I hope you enjoy!

Ladies

 
Making a Skirt Pattern
Hello! In this tutorial, you will learn how to take a favorite skirt, trace it onto newspaper, add a seam allowance, a hem allowance, and some extra space at the waistband.

Basically, this is an almost FREE pattern! And as we all know, FREE IS GOOD!

A Petticoat for the Ages
A Petticoat for the Ages Although you can make this petticoat as a skirt to wear to work or school, its main utility is in its usefulness for the time-traveler. Say your future self invents a time ...
How to Make a skirt out of shirt sleeves
This Thread Banger video demonstrates making a skirt from mens button down shirt sleeves. Brooksie from Haute Sew presents the technique. Cut the sleeves off the shirt at the seams and then split them ...
How to make Bloomers
This article shows you how to make bloomers to your own measurements.The bloomers can be whatever length you want and this version has an elasticated waist. Only four measurements are needed, and you should be ...
How to Make a cowl neck halter with Threadbanger
Zenovka and her assistant demonstrate how to make a cowl neck halter top. You'll need an old t-shirt and the video below, and you're ready to go in style.Though it seems that the threadbanger site ...
 
Collar Necklace Tutorial
I dug for hours to find a copy of this tutorial and could only find the words, which I have rephrased, the pictures are forever lost.In honor of Steampunk week over at Threadbanger I am ...