If you are someone who loves science-fiction and gadgets, yet Romantic by nature, you would love Steampunk. The first time I laid eyes on Steampunk jewelry in a beading daily newsletter I fell in love with it, but somehow I never got around to making it and I have never really seen it in India. So When I chanced upon Abhisek’s work, it was like stepping foot in 19th century Victorian London lost amidst brass fittings, clock faces and steel roses. Thus his work became the automatic choice for first feature of this new segment – Lets Meet
Steampunk gets its name from a time when steam power was used to, typically run everything and combines the romance and beauty with science discovery and new technology. Let us understand more about it, in a tete-a-tete with Abhisek Basak…
Tell us a little about yourself and what made you start your brand
My love for watches, mechanics and fluid aesthetics automatically resulted in Steampunk. I did not choose steampunk, steampunk chose me. It aint too known or seen in India, hence only the fashion forward demography is going for it. The style mavericks are loving it but it’s long long way from the popularity it deserves.
Tell us about your product range consist of and what goes into making each collection special
So That puts me in the mood for some Steampunk right now , do tune in to see who I feature in the “Lets meet” section, next month, as its going to be a complete 360 degree turn.
I hope you find it interesting