8 Ways to Wear the Steampunk Blazer

Steampunk has been a popular fashion subculture for years, but for fall 2012 it’s coming to the fore, with everything from Victorian-inspired blazers to retro-futuristic jewelry.
 
Given how many amazing steampunk ensembles Polyvore members make, we wanted to show off some of the coolest outfit ideas using one of the season’s key pieces, the 19th century-inspired blazer.
 
Ready to go back to the future? Then look through and get inspired!
  • Sherlock Holmes
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  • Red or Dead Baize Tweed Blazer
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    Exclusively for BANK from Red or Dead is this womens tweed blazer which features a two tone brown and cream all over woven chevron pattern, mock leather lapel collar, elbow patches and pocket trim, plus a textures button down front. Further design features include buton tab detailing to the back and a single vent hemline. 64% Polyester. 23% Acrylic. 11% Other Fibres. 2% Wool , Lining: 100% Polyester.
  • Love Moschino Lace pussy bow blouse
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    No camisole. Woven blouse. Plain. Tie neck. Long-sleeved. Loose fitting waist. Button fastening. 100% Polyamide. Hand wash only.
  • Failsworth Hats Failsworth Cambridge Tweed Flat Cap - Brown
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    Failsworth Cambridge Tweed Flat Cap. New to Urban Excess, the Failsworth Cambrdige Tweed Flat Cap offers traditional country style in 100% wool. Failsworth Hats have been manufacturing hatssince 1903, offering top quality, classic designs. Details. Material: 100% Wool. Fit: Flat Cap. Designed: Failsworth, UK.
  • 2nd Day Old school wool tweed turn-up shorts
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    These black and brown dogtooth tweed shorts have a turn-up hem and slanted zipped side pockets with a top hook and zipped front fastening. The shorts have two back pockets and belt loops. 65% wool, 35% viscose. Lining: 100% acetate. Dry clean. Size and fit: Model is 5ft 9in/ 1.80m, is a UK 08 and wears a size 34DAN. Waist to hem 12.5in/32cm. Waist 29in/73.5cm. Front rise 9in/23cm. Fits true to size.
  • Restricted Women's Campus - Brown
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    Strut through the campus like you own it in these shabby chic booties from Restricted. Campus features a one of kind brown waxed canvas upper with a worn and distressed look. The vamp showcases a lace up closure that can be adjusted for the perfect fit. This menswear style is completed by a 1 inch covered platform and 5 inch heel. Leather Upper/Man Made Sole. brown.
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  • BURBERRY PRORSUM belted blazer
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    Black cashmere blend blazer from Burberry Prorsum featuring a draped front, a belt around the waist, two jetted front pockets, long sleeves and fabric side vents.
  • Raoul Checked Mini Bell Skirt
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    This beige, green and black check-print bell-shaped skirt has a high-waist and pleated waist seam with a cream wool hem trim. The wool-cotton mini skirt has a hidden-zip centre-back fastening. 55% wool, 45% cotton. Trim: 100% wool. Lining: 100% acetate. Dry clean. Size and fit: Model is 5ft 9in/ 1.80m, is a UK 08 and wears a size 36FR. Fits true to size, Waist 26in/66cm. Waist to hem 19in/48cm.
  • Balenciaga Padlock All Afternoon Yellow
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    Smooth and matt calfskin. Rectangular shape. Adjustable and removable shoulder strap. Padlock closure. Mix of metal finish for the padlock: gold, palladium and yellow lacquer. Interior zip pocket. Leather framed hand mirror. Made in italy. Dimensions: 11" x 9.5" X 5". Material: calfskin. Lining: linen.
  • BLUMARINE Stiletto Ankle Bootie
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    Black leather bootie from Blumarine featuring a pointed toe, a fold-over panel to the top, a short slit to the front and a leather stiletto heel. The boot simply pulls on.
  • Coach Basic Glove
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    Crafted in soft, luxurious leather with a gorgeous sheen, these classic gloves are fully lined in sumptuous cashmere, and finished at the edges with delicate piping and contrast pick-stitch details. 100% leather. 100% cashmere lining.
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  • White long sleeve button down shirt
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    Buy White color White long sleeve button down shirt by Solid pop Trends of Polyester fabric for zz919019 style only $45.00 in Blouses,Shirts - Tops at Indressme.
  • ANTONY MORATO Linen Waistcoat
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    Cotton and linen blend waistcoat with centre front button closure and adjustable back tab. This waistcoat features a crinkle finish, striped back panel and logo detail. Stripe panel. Logo detail. Crinkle finish. Italian sizing. Shell: 72% Cotton, 28% Linen. Lining: 65% Polyester, 35% Cotton. Machine washable.
  • Vivienne Westwood Anglomania Pluto pinstripe wool harem pants
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    Vivienne Westwood Anglomania light-gray and blue 'Pluto' harem pants. Pinstriped wool. High-rise, cropped. Pleats, side slit pockets, buckle-fastening tab at back. Button fastenings at front. 100% wool; pocket lining: 100% cotton. Dry clean. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. High-waisted; dropped crotch style. Fitted at the waist; loosely cut at hip. Cropped length. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing a US 4.
  • Balenciaga Padlock All Afternoon Black
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    Smooth and matt calfskin. Rectangular shape. Adjustable and removable shoulder strap. Padlock closure. Mix of metal finish for the padlock: gold, palladium and black lacquer. Interior zip pocket. Leather framed hand mirror. Made in italy. Dimensions: 11" x 9.5" X 5". Material: calfskin. Lining: linen.
  • Topshop Utilitarian Coat
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    Contrast panels bracket the midsection of a utilitarian-inspired peplum coat with a belted waist and double-breasted button closure. Color(s): grey. Brand: TOPSHOP. Style Name: Topshop Utilitarian Coat. Style Number: 623524.
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  • VIVIENNE WESTWOOD Attach Waistcoat Blazer Jacket
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    Wool Vivienne Westwood single breasted jacket with a front chain link closure, step lapel and button fastening cuffs. This jacket features an attached inner waistcoat style panel with a centre front button closure and fold over collar. The chain link features the Orb logo detail and the jacket has three outer pockets. Single breasted. Step lapel. Inner waistcoat panel. Italian sizing. Shell: 100% Wool. Lining: 100% Viscose. Dry clean only.
  • Orla Kiely Solid Silk Crepe Neck Tie Blouse
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    Silk crepe de chine short cap-sleeve blouse. Blouse has a tie bow at front neck with half placket. Gentle gathers below yoke give this blouse a lovely silhouette. Length: 62.5cm. 100% Silk.
  • BALMAIN 'CAMILLE' OPEN BOOTIE
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    Black suede Lamp skin 'Camille' open ankle boot from Balmain featuring round open toe, rear zip closure, leather sole, cut-out detailing on the side with detailed gold-tone metallic inserts and covered heel. The heel height is 4.7 Inches.
  • ModCloth Vintage Inspired, 30s, 40s, Scholastic Turn Back Time Necklace
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    There never seem to be enough minutes in the day to accomplish all that you'd like to, but if you could turn back the hands of time, you just may! Enthusiastic about the idea, you secure the claw clasp of this whimsical pocket watch pendant necklace beneath your hair before pairing it with a sheer, 1920s sheath dress, a feather headband, and beaded ballet flats. You press its top button to pop open its ornate, garden-fenced watch face, pretending its numbers actually refer to decades! Even if your time-traveling venture fails, donning this beautiful, embossed brass pendant will make you feel as though you're living in an alternate era!
  • Eugenia Kim Elyse bouclé cashmere cap
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    Black bouclé cashmere. Coated cord and burnished-gold button details, internal grosgrain trim, fully lined. 100% cashmere; lining: 100% polyester. Dry clean.
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  • Smythe Peaked Lapel Blazer in Tonal Red
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    Precision tailoring with gorgeous prints and fabrics is what sets Smythe's creations apart, and this Peaked Lapel Blazer in tonal red is a stellar fall must-have. Wear yours open with a button-down blouse and dark skinnies for a sleek silhouette. *Buyers Tip: Smythe blazers are designed to be worn open. If you see yourself wanting to wear it buttoned, we suggest taking the next size up. 1 front button fastening. 2 front pockets. Buttoned cuffs. Deep red with faint black herringbone print, maroon trim (Tonal Red) 37% cotton, 35% wool, 15% nylon, 13% acrylic: Contrast Lining: 97% polyester, 3% elastane. Designed in your home + native land.
  • Robert Friedman Taylored Shirt
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    Get ready for the holiday season! This dashing blouse by Italian label Robert Friedman with stiff collar and buttoned cuffs was obviously designed for a festive mood and looks like it was gift wrapped by the master himself. 92% polyester, 8% elastane. Hand wash in cold water. Length size S: ca. 70 cm. (measured from collar/shoulder seam down) Sleeve, buttoned cuffs. Button fastening though front.
  • Lanvin Woman Cream Cameo Pendant Necklace
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    Cream cameo pendant necklace from the Lanvin collection. Classic cameo necklace featuring a cream and black resin circular pendant encrusted with crystals and encased in polished brass on a black velvet ribbon with adjustable brass chain. Composition : Brass, Resin, Glass, Velvet. Dimensions : Drop: 37.5cm. Pendant W: 6cm.
  • Tory Burch Jasmine Glen Plaid Skirt
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    A skirt to wear when the leaves begin to fall — our Jasmine Glen Plaid Skirt is a cool-weather classic in wool and camel-colored tones. Tailored with an ultra-flattering straight fit — so it feels sophisticated and completely au courant — this piece looks ladylike with pumps and effortlessly cool with a pair of booties. Large glen plaid. Invisible zipper at side with hook and eye closure. Logo stretch lining. Straight fit. 21" in length.
  • Giuseppe Zanotti I26108
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    Electrify your look with a striking pump. Leather upper. Peep toe. Adjustable ankle strap with a buckled closure. Leather lining. Lightly padded insole. Stiletto heel. Leather outsole. Made in Italy and imported. Measurements: Heel Height: 5 1 ⁄ 2 in. Weight: 11 oz. Platform Height: 1 1 ⁄ 2 in.
  • Don't you ever change.
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  • VIVIENNE WESTWOOD ANGLOMANIA Pinstripe pedal pusher
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    Grey stretch cotton pedal pushers from Vivienne Westwood Anglomania featuring a tapered fit, pinstripe pattern, low waist and a button fastening.
  • BKE Military Pin
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    Metallic embroidered felt pin. Stud and chain accents.
  • Meredith Wendell Colorblock Suede and Leather Clutch
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    Looking for a major mod moment? Meredith Wendell's colorblocked clutch, in a supple leather/suede combo has you covered. This punch of color adds a pop to any ensemble.
  • GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI Black/Gold Patent Leather Pumps
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    Add a kick of hard-edge glamour to your outfit with Giuseppe Zanotti's ultra sleek patent leather pumps. Pointed toe, angular gold-toned stiletto heel, overlasted hidden wafer platform. Wear with everything from leather leggings and blazers to cocktail dresses and fur coats. Material: 100%Leather.
  • NARS Desire Blush
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    The ultimate authority in blush, NARS offers the industry's most iconic shades for cheeks. Natural, healthy-looking color that immediately enlivens the complexion. A light application of even the highest-intensity hues delivers a natural-looking flush. "Best Overall Powder Blush” 2011 InStyle "Best Beauty Buys” Silky texture in matte and shimmering shades. Micronized powder ensures soft, blendable application. Iconic NARS shades.
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  • Smythe Equestrian Blazer in Charcoal Herringbone
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    Brown leather patches lend Smythe's Equestrian Blazer a contemporary edge. Keep the look classic and pair it with a blouse, skinnies, and killer heels to emphasize a sleek and structured silhouette. *Buyers Tip: Smythe blazers tend to fit snug, so we suggest taking the next size up. Please note, the heavier fabrication of this blazer is intended for cooler temperatures. 2 front button fastenings. 2 front pockets. Buttoned cuffs. Leather patches at shoulders, elbows, underarms. 8 inch double slit on back. Charcoal herringbone. 60% wool, 20% acrylic, 9% polyester, 4% alpaca, 4% other 3% nylon. Designed in your home + native land.
  • 3.1 Phillip Lim Hand Embellished Sleeveless Dress
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    Ivory toned mini dress with faux pearl and rope embellished neckline. Sleeveless silhouette. Rounded neckline. Fitted waist with pleats on front. Hidden side pockets. Hidden back zipper with top hook-and-eye closure. Fully lined 66% Cotton, 27% Wool, 7% Silk. Lining: 100% Silk. Dry clean. Designer color name: Ivory.
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  • Lauren by Ralph Lauren Ainee military style wool jacket
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    Jacket - Blazer. Jacket. Plain. Button fastening. Nehru collar. Single breasted. Long-sleeved. Dry clean only. 96% Wool, 4% Elastane.
  • Grey filigree pumps
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    This grey filigree pumps are a twist on the classic pump style. With a silver caged detail on the toes and a subtle fabric bow, these pumps would look great with any outfit. Textile upper.

11 comments

daughterofthedemon
Wrote two years ago
I will admit, it looks more scholarly than steampunk, but I still love the clothes.

sparkles-a23
Wrote two years ago
not very... steampunk

sherylm
Wrote two years ago
Nice set@kiki41106

odessaerin
Wrote two years ago
Beautiful clothes. Love the jackets! Timeless!

mademoiselle-tristesse
Wrote two years ago
Awesome!!! :)

martcha
Wrote two years ago
totally original ♥

maria-maldonado
Wrote two years ago
thank you @polyvore-editorial for adding my sets xoxo!!

melissabrunet
Wrote two years ago
Love this story! Beautiful sets & discovered some great people to follow :)

kathyaalrust
Wrote two years ago
Thank you for adding my set to such a lovely collection!

sharmarie
Wrote two years ago
Wonderful look! ❤

kiki41106
Wrote two years ago
@polyvore-editorial thank you for adding my set :))

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