Decorate Like a 'Steampunk': Mix History and Futuristic Sci-Fi

steampunk interior design
steampunk interior design

Nothing combines vintage and future-chic quite like the "steampunk" aesthetic. Mixing elements from the Victorian Era -- you know, when steam power was the only option -- with futuristic punk rock styles, steampunk is basically a sci-fi junkie's design paradise with bits of fantasy, science and engineering all converging with dark artistry.

In literature, think Jules Verne or H.G. Wells; in movies, "The City of Lost Children"; and on television, "The Wild Wild West."

Fortunately you don't have to travel back to the 19th century to get it.

Here are our favorite steampunk home accessories: