Tom Banwell's ornate gas masks capture the creativity and detail of retro-futurist style. If you must plunge into a world of zombifying gases, at least you can look good.

Banwell's masks are currently on display at the University of Oxford's Steampunk Exhibition.

[Tom Banwell Leather via Make]

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