Our Boler trailer Tilley - steampunk haven for two https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/ Our Boler trailer Tilley - steampunk haven for two In the beginning.... For our 20th Anniversary we bought each other a Boler trailer. She is cute and has lots of potential to be our steampunk haven for two. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84760641 84760641 Cushions and curtains are not in bad shape. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84760637 84760637 Lovely shade of cream of blah https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84760638 84760638 Peeling upholstery https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84760639 84760639 Upholstery in very bad shape https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84760640 84760640 Sad Stovetop We had to remove layers of ugly https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761452 84761452 Happy Stovetop Beautiful and ready to go back into Tilley https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761453 84761453 Vesta Tilley She was an amazing performer and singer, well known for performing dressed as a man. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761450 84761450 The Upholstery Guru Brad McDonald, friend and master upholsterer. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761454 84761454 Upholstered Wainscotting! The guru is brilliant. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761448 84761448 Look Familiar? He even added in a piece of Steampunk Canada https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761449 84761449 Lee Valley Goodies Some of the pretties to be added to Tilley https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761451 84761451 Looking Much Better Upholstery is done and a few of the pretties have been added. Lots more to do, but we're off to a good start. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=84761447 84761447 Tilley's first camping trip https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85657891 85657891 Instruments Every gentlemen's or explorer's club should have instruments. We have a hygrometer, a clock and a barometer. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85657892 85657892 El Moustachio https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85657893 85657893 Some extra comforts Still more to be added. Rest assured there will be no frills or lace. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85657894 85657894 Ugly old wheels https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=87818621 87818621 Old wheels prepped for painting https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=87818622 87818622 Newly steampunked wheels https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=87818623 87818623 Part one of making a storage wheel https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=87818624 87818624 Part two of making a storage wheel https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=87818625 87818625 Finished storage wheel https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=87818620 87818620 Reproduction Victorian candle holder Works great with an electric votive candle or a small lantern. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111783814 111783814 Artwork for Tilley by Daniel Martelock Beautiful original pieces that are attached using velcro tape so they can be removed and stored during travel. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111783815 111783815 Close Up ...of artwork by Daniel Martelock https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187308052 187308052 One must have proper dishes! https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141909626 141909626 Our Squid Protector A lovely friend knit us our little protector against invaders and other air kraken. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141909627 141909627 More Tilley luxury essentials https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141909628 141909628 New lights We now have two of these (one on each end of table/bed area). They are hand crafted antiqued brass with a swivel arm. They run off a 12v battery that we've installed in Tilley. Next step, solar power to be self powered. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141909629 141909629 New light on the other side https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187308053 187308053 Bus size brake lights...and they're LED too. https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141909630 141909630 Our cozy steampunk home away from home https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187308049 187308049 New bits of comfort https://www.steampunkcanada.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187308054 187308054