Women?s Steampunk Dresses ? A Combination of Sensuality and Individuality

Posted by on Jun 23, 2012 in Articles | Comments Off

The punk subculture’s popularity achieved a new height when the modern contemporary women of 21st century embraced steampunk dresses whole heartedly. Women who adore steampunk dress are looked up as independent, strong and very attractive. Particular style of Make-up (especially dark make-up), piercing and tattoos are some terms that are associated steampunk theme. With allurement of punk Victorian dress and a touch of urbane make-up any women can relate to a punk chic.

Clothing never defines a punk girl instead the style she represents is very important. Her style and how aesthetically she carried out the Victorian clothing matters. Steampunk clothing is all about expressing your individuality something which is our other normal outfits aim to provide but get failed most of time. However it is also a fact that many punk clothing are designed in provocative way that is why whenever you purchase a punk dress keep the designing of garment the occasion in which you are about to wear in mind.

Although punk dresses are available in almost all colors the apparels of black and red color are co-related with steampunk theme and every other dress can be found in these two colors.

Black and red colors are sensuous, so the steampunk theme is. Thus the fabrics are in the line of these two colors. Whatever punk clothing you are wearing if it is in black or red color or in both then there must be an element of velvet, lace or leather or in combination of these three fabrics. Punk romanticism and punk fashion are the two factors that people find extremely passionate.

One of the important aspects of punk style dresses is steampunk corsets.

In punk fashion corsets are immensely popular as they help in accentuating body structure. The designs of corsets are inspired from Victorian corsets. Some corsets are exactly on line of Victorian styles but some designs are modified to meet the demand of prevailing sub culture. Not only in corsets but other clothing too have undergone changes but the theme remained same. Next on the line is skirt which is also influenced by Victorian theme but not necessarily same in line and length. Punk skirts are made in various designs and length. They can be in full length, mid, short or miniskirts in layers, plain, suede or in butterfly style but often long and flowing skirts are considered sensuous.

Steampunk dresses in full are available and that too in wide ranges for punk women like the tempest’s dress and the bledlow dress. Despite being not so regular punk color dress these two are famous among women. Modern day punk dresses are much more colorful then traditional steampunk dresses.

The above written lines indicate that punk style clothing is not only about wearing black – a black dress and dark make-up. This is impression of punk costumes, a mistaken believe which is far from truth. Just imagine if all steampunk clothing and steampunk dresses will only available in black color how boring and dull the outfit will look.