Pirate monocle

25 Dec

I started out making a pair of steampunk goggles, but I accidentally scratched one lens with a brillo pad, so I decided to adapt it to a monocle. I added some brass rivets, along with a wing of brass on the side, and a leather strap with a buckle. I think it turned out quite nicely. Pirate airship captain monocle:

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2 Responses to “Pirate monocle”

  1. Puddingpie February 1, 2011 at 11:13 pm #

    Classy!

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  1. Steampunk radio « The Shattered Lance - October 27, 2010

    […] A while back I figured out how to use the bottom of a soda can to form a metal ring needed for a steampunk¬†monocle. I figured I’d just do the same thing, cut out a bit of plastic to cover it, and make a new […]

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