On Matters of Cephalopods

Somewhere between 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and the works of H.P. Lovecraft, Tentacled creatures have found their way into the hearts of Steampunks everywhere. Figuratively speaking of course, except for the maddest of the mad scientists. Whether we revile or embrace our rubbery brethren, I thought it might be pleasant to have a thread for discussions thereof.

In my own fascination with cephalopods, I humbly offer my small tribute in jewelry form: http://www.etsy.com/listing/89112080/octopus-cameo-brooch

I’d have to say this is probably my favorite marriage of cephalapods and steampunk stuff:

Seriously. What is there not to like about a beautiful green-haired young woman in fastidious period clothing holding an octopus?

Lovable creatures