Tonight I'm going to see the midnight showing of "Sherlock Holmes"! I'm super excited and am thinking of going gussied up in some neo-Victorian gothwear. It got me thinking of Victorian men that I find intruiging (though Robert Downey Jr. is a FINE example of a handsome gentleman *swoon*).
This blog is more of a collage of darkly clad gentlemen that I find quite intriguing.
Very intriguing. A crinkled top hat, key necklace, neck corset with black feathers, black shirt, black corset, black jacket and pants with a finger ring. I love this photo, how it combines Victorian with an almost nighmarish faerie tale element to it. *swoon*
I doubt these next photos need much details, so here they are:
I will be posting another post shortly. It is entirely dedicated to Emilie Autumn's steampunk journal entry a few years back and will be VERY image heavy, so keep your eyes open. <3!
Edit: Here are some links that bear some gentlemanly interest!
The haute couture version of Victorian wear:
And how to defend oneself with the usage of a cane: