Guardians of Fire

The Victorian Collection

A project in Milwaukee, WI by Laura Meyer

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A hardcover, photographic book of 15 Steampunk-Victorian outfits with advanced costuming techniques, historical references and details.
Backers: 170
Average Pledge Per Backer: $61

Funded: $10,382 of $9,500
Dates: Nov 6th -> Dec 4th (29 days)
Project By: Laura Meyer
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Latest News

We did it!!

December 3rd - via:
Hello, all you awesome backers... as of Thursday evening, we did it! We're funded!! And in 29 hours, I can celebrate! But for now, I want to give you MORE. We have over a day left, and I want to make that extra chapter happen for YOU! I really want... (Read More)

THREE days left, picking up steam!

December 1st - via:
Hello awesome backers! This is great! In the last two days, we have jumped over TWENTY percent and are now on the verge of being fully funded!! Some results: BOOKMARK SETS: The free set for the first 100 backers funding at a hardcover reward level... (Read More)

Big News- I've been hoping to announce this for WEEKS!

November 29th - via:
 Hello Awesome Backers! Where to start? A couple weeks ago I put out requests for quotes on offset printing (instead of on-demand). Basically, I was checking to see if I could get more books printed at a better rate. (What can I say, I'm a Midwest... (Read More)

I'm thankful for YOU!

November 24th - via:
Hello awesome backers!  This is for you!  You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Until next time,  Laura  (Read More)

Itching to know more? How about your choice of TWO podcasts?

November 23rd - via:
Hello Awesome Backers!! A week and a half left to the campaign, two thirds funded, AND I'll be on TWO podcasts next week! (Week of Nov. 28) That's right, two podcasts! On Tuesday at 8pm CST I'll be on the Texas Steampunk Connection to talk about... (Read More)

TWO new reward tiers, AND a new video!

November 16th - via:
Hello awesome backers! This is a busy busy Tuesday, because I'm super excited to have TWO new reward tiers up, and a video telling you all about them as well as all about the three existing premium costume tiers! Here's a look at the two new ones:... (Read More)

You asked, and here it is- a chapter sample. Plus two more tiers coming!

November 14th - via:
You asked, and I do my very best to deliver! "Can we see what's in the book?" Why yes you can... here's a teaser chapter- Final copyediting and layout is pending- I made the text in this sample larger so it's somewhat more readable at this size...... (Read More)

More reward tiers added, since one has SOLD OUT!

November 12th - via:
Because of you awesome folks, we are at 45% funded, only SIX days in, which I am told (by Kickstarter ninjas and veterans) is great progress. Two of the three gold corset reward tiers have already been snapped up, and since we're in the first week I... (Read More)

Incredible start! Plus "Projects We Love" badge, and sold out tiers!

November 10th - via:
Our first update! Thank you all so much. We've come so far in so little time... Less than four days into the campaign, we're more than 1/3 funded- incredible. We've already been awarded Kickstarter's own "Project We Love" badge- impressive.  I love... (Read More)

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