Meet the sponsors of SherlockeDCC!

Meet the sponsors and contributors to SherlockeDCC! We wouldn’t be able to put on this party without the assistance of these amazing companies! Want to see what they have in store for those attending SherlockeDCC? Well, read below! GoPop TV We partnered with GoPop awhile ago to create custom Sherlock commentary tracks on their app,… Read More »

Want to be a SherlockeDCC Sponsor?

We are currently seeking sponsors for our official 2014 San Diego Comic Con party: SherlockeDCC! If our event last year is any indication, this party is going to be big! Need a reminder of just how awesome last year was? Well, read this. Why should you sponsor SherlockeDCC? 1. The event is already SOLD OUT…. Read More »

SherlockeDCC Returns to San Diego Comic Con!

  San Diego Comic Con is the biggest party of the year, so what better place is there to have the biggest Sherlock Holmes bash of the year? SherlockeDCC is BACK! And it’s going to be bigger and better than last year. We’ve got the entire 9th floor of the stunning San Diego Public Library… Read More »

Live Radio Play of Charles Augustus Milverton

  Friday, May 16th at 6.30pm at The Punch Tavern, 99 Fleet Street, EC4Y 1DE Come one, come all and watch as the worst woman in London makes Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson’s skin crawl! Yes, that’s right, the worst WOMAN! We are putting on a genderbent version of Charles Augustus Milverton for the Sherlock Holmes… Read More »

221b Con 2014

April 3-6, 2014: Atlanta, Georgia. Fan cons are an amazing thing. First, they start as a simple idea of a date and location. Before our eyes, they grow shape and content through the collaboration of organizers and interested fans. It’s not until you get there, though, that the magic overtakes you. Last year’s inaugural 221b… Read More »

Podcaster Finalist At The Shorty Awards, TONIGHT!

The Shorty Awards are tonight! And we’re up for Best Podcaster. After lots of campaigning and tons of love, we were announced as finalists in the podcaster category. The fact is, we never would have gotten there without all of you. To all of you who shared the campaign, who tweeted nominations, or who just… Read More »

The Babes at 221B Con! Where to find us + live podcast info!

  We are absolutely delighted to announce the Baker Street Babes’ 221B Con schedule of appearances and podcast topic! Sunday at 10:00 am is our live podcast! The topic at hand will be: Ashley Polasek and Sherlockian Film Since 1900 Ashley Polasek is an “Aca-Sherlockian,” happily living at the crossroads of academia, traditional Sherlockiana, and contemporary… Read More »

New Directions in Sherlock, a Sherlock conference on April 11th!

CFP: New Directions in Sherlock Sherlock Holmes: Past and Present Friday, April 11, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM (BST) Department of English, UCL Heralded by The Telegraph as a ‘global phenomenon,’ the BBC Sherlock is now one of the most commercially and critically successful series of all time. This one-day symposium focuses on the… Read More »

Daintiest Charity Ball Auction Catalogue

Behold! The DaintiestBallCatalogue! You can download the catalogue by clicking that link or right clicking and choosing, Save Link As. Contained in the catalogue is what will be available for bidding, encompassing many of the lots we’ve amassed thanks to the profound generosity of fellow Sherlockians.  More items will be available, but these are the ones… Read More »

Daintiest Thing Under A Bonnet Charity Ball 2014

ATTENTA! ATTENTA! The Babes are ready to party at BSI Weekend once again! Tickets for The Daintiest Thing Under A Bonnet Charity Ball go on sale November 22nd at 8AM EST at http://daintiestball2014.bpt.me The theme this year is noir a la Basil Rathbone! The Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball will be held Thursday… Read More »

World premiere of Sherlock S3 E1 – “The Empty Hearse” to be held at the BFI on December 15

Sherlockology reported yesterday: On Sunday December 15 2013 at 13:00GMT, the British Film Institute will show S3E1: The Empty Hearse in a public screening at the National Film Theatre on London’s Southbank, ahead of the yet to be announced first television airing in the UK on the BBC. The premiere will be followed by a… Read More »

The Baker Street Babes are coming to New York Comic Con!

The Baker Street Babes are coming to New York Comic Con! This very Friday: join BSB Lyndsay with our friends from Watson and Holmes, the amazing racebent modern-day Harlem Sherlock comic book! Lyndsay will be selling and autographing very limited copies of her new novel Seven for a Secret as well as the paperback of The Gods of… Read More »

We’re like TOTALLY on MTV guys!

Forgive me. I don’t get to say that often. MTV Geek did a fabulous report on our SherlockeDCC party during San Diego Comic Con and we’re delighted with the results. All the reports coming back about the party have been nothing but positive, which tickles me to pieces. It’s always nice to hear that your… Read More »

SDCC: Day 2 (Sherlock Panel & SherlockeDCC)

I’ve been trying to write this all day long and for some reason I can’t seem to find the words to do any of it justice. What started off as a random idea for a fan meet-up became something so much bigger. Not everything went exactly as it should have, but nothing crashed and burned… Read More »

Intel Announced as Official SherlockeDCC Sponsor!

The 221B Lounge Presented by Intel Climb the stairs in the Brick + Mortar and enter 221B! A big leather couch, comfy chairs, Holmes’ favorite music playing in the background and mysteries being solved, just like the real 221B. In this lounge, SherlockeDCC attendees are hurriedly solving puzzles in an effort to get on the… Read More »

Important Update About SherlockeDCC!

    Hello All! IMPORTANT THINGS BELOW! So please read and re-read! The event time has been changed! It’s now 7PM-10PM instead of 6PM-9PM. This is to not only accommodate the Nerd HQ Sherlock panel goers, but the other later panels that are happening on Thursday. So please, don’t show up at 6, unless you… Read More »

Sherlock At San Diego Comic Con

Sherlock is no longer just a cult-hit in the USA. This is evidenced by the fact they have not one, but TWO panels at San Diego Comic Con this year. For it being the first time PBS has gone to SDCC, they’re not holding back. So, you want to find Sherlock at SDCC? Here’s where… Read More »

Help Fund Us! SherlockeDCC: The Sherlock Fan Party of San Diego Comic Con

  SDCC is the biggest party of the year, so what better place to have the biggest bash? Even if you can’t be there, we want to let you get some Sherlock gear. Short Summary The Baker Street Babes, Being Geek Chic, The Nerdy Girlie, SherlockDC, and Cara McGee will be attending San Diego Comic… Read More »

SherlockeDCC Tickets NOW ON SALE!

  THURSDAY, JULY 18TH FROM 6-9PM BRICK + MORTAR 820 5th Ave San Diego, CA 92101 United States   San Diego Comic Con is the biggest party of the year, so what better place is there to have the biggest Sherlock bash of the year? Join The Baker Street Babes, Being Geek Chic, The Nerdy… Read More »

SherlockeDCC

Are you going to San Diego Comic Con? Are you in the San Diego area? Do you just want to party with Sherlockians in San Diego? Huzzah. We’re glad. Myself, areyoutryingtodedeuceme, and SherlockDC’s Lacy are planning a Sherlock party at SDCC! We had certain plans buuuuut those probably won’t happen now, so sorry this is… Read More »

Baker Street Babes’ 2nd Birthday Bash!

On May 27th (the day we put out our first podcast episode) we will officially be 2 years old! Come celebrate our second birthday with food, drinks, board games, and lots of Sherlockian love! Your ticket gets you all the noms (hors d’oeuvres) you want. There is a cash bar that sells all the alcohol… Read More »

Review: The Revenge Of Sherlock Holmes at Hoxton Hall + Minicast!

The Revenge Of Sherlock Holmes Performed at Hoxton Hall, London. Reviewed by Ardy The Baker Street Babes Jenn and I went to see The Revenge of Sherlock Holmes at Hoxton Hall a couple of days ago. The posters promised “a Music Hall musical of elementary magnificence” with “more Victoriana than even Prince Albert could handle”…. Read More »

221B Con Round-Up!

221B Con happened the weekend of April 12th in Atlanta, GA. It was the inaugural con of all things Sherlock Holmes and was a wild success. We were lucky to be invited as guests and decided to film some footage of the weekend for all attendees to cherish in the years to come. Enjoy! Above… Read More »

S. Moran’s Invisible Tigress Speakeasy At 221B Con

Watch your head… Saturday evening at 221B Con is about to get a little more dangerous… Sebastian Moran has a secret club, it’s called The Invisible Tigress… and you’re invited. Come listen to the dulcet tones of Sherlockian music while you battle and draw your way to some nice treasure, all with a drink in… Read More »

Charity Ball Raises $2,500 For The Wounded Warrior Project!

The Baker Street Babes are a proud supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project, and are happy to say that our contribution from the Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball is finally being processed at the event donations center in the amount of about $2500.00 following expenses! The auction could not have gone better!  And… Read More »

Baker Street Babes 500k Listen Giveaway: Facebook Edition

And the 2nd Prize! To enter this Giveaway… You MUST LIKE us on facebook, as this is a gift to our followers. You may LIKE [THIS POST] & [THIS POST], COMMENT ON [THIS POST] & [THIS POST], & SHARE [THIS POST] & [THIS POST] THIS GIVEAWAY ENDS ON THE IDES OF MARCH. BECAUSE WE WANT TO SAY… Read More »

Baker Street Babes 500,000 Listens Giveaway!

Yeah. 500,000 listens to our podcast episodes. I think I had a hernia when I saw those numbers. Plus 15,000 of you on here on tumblr, 10,000 on twitter, and 2,000 on Facebook (that’s a little embarrassing in comparison actually…) So in order to celebrate stupid numbers, we’re hosting a mega giveaway! There will be… Read More »

Baker Street Babes 500k Listen Giveaway: Twitter Edition

And the 2nd Prize! To enter this Giveaway… You MUST be following us on twitter, as this is a gift to our followers. You may RETWEET [THIS TWEET], FAVORITE [THIS TWEET] , & TWEET both of the following for chances to enter: “I am entering the #BSB500k Giveaway for the 1st Prize!” AND “I am… Read More »

500K Listens Giveaway Launches On March 1st

So this happened. Yeah. 500,000 listens to our podcast episodes. I think I had a hernia when I saw those numbers. Plus approaching 15,000 of you on tumblr, 10,000 on twitter, and 2,000 on Facebook (that’s a little embarrassing in comparison actually…) So in order to celebrate stupid numbers, we’re hosting a mega giveaway! There… Read More »

The Convention/Event Attendance Masterpost for The Babes! Where can you find us this con season?

We’ve had a few people tell us that we should go to conventions. Some of us have for years for other reasons, but the BSB has never done the convention thing before. That’s totes changing for 2013! Below is our (so far) confirmed con/event attendance list. Have one you’d like to see us at? Let… Read More »

The Daintiest Thing Under A Bonnet Charity Ball

The Daintiest Thing Under A Bonnet Ball raised $3,000 for The Wounded Warrior Project! A full report is coming soon, but you can check out more photos from the event [HERE].

Win An Autographed Copy of Sherlock: The Casebook. Signed by Steven Moffat, Sue Vertue, and Mark Gatiss

We are so thrilled about all the gorgeous auction swag that’s been donated for the benefit of Wounded Warrior Project, and can’t wait to meet a good many of you at the first ever Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball!  There will be prizes and raffles and toasts and fan art and pastiches and… Read More »

Win a ticket to the Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball in January in NYC!

Ladies and gentlemen and delightful folk from hither and yon, we regret to report that the Baker Street Babes’ very first Baker Street Irregulars Weekend (http://www.bakerstreetjournal.com/bsiweekend/schedule.html) event, the Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball, is already sold out! (http://bakerstreetbabes.brownpapertickets.com/)  But we hereby extend both a prizewinning offer and a request to the wonderful world… Read More »

The Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball Information

The Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Charity Ball The Baker Street Babes are the web’s only all-female Sherlock Holmes podcast. This January, during the official Baker Street Irregulars Weekend in NYC, we present the Daintiest Thing Under a Bonnet Ball, a banquet benefiting Wounded Warrior Project in honor of all our courageous men and women… Read More »

The Validation of the Internet Fandom: Bridging the Gap Between Traditional Fandom and the Age of Tumblr

At A Scintillation of Scions V, I (Curly) presented a paper entitled The Validation of the Internet Fandom: Bridging the Gap Between Traditional Fandom and the Age of Tumblr. It was very well received and made a lot of people cry (gyah sorry!). My heart sort of swelled as I walked back to my seat… Read More »

Sherlock Holmes Night: Long Night Of Sciences

Sherlock Holmes Night: Long Night Of Sciences By Maria Fleischhack, Baker Street Babes Baker Street Babe Maria     On June 29, the Leipzig ‘Long Night of Sciences’ offered a glimpse behind the scenes to everyone who was interested. Watching chemical reactions, or being introduced to the field of forensic biology, visitors of the Long… Read More »

The Importance of the Sherlock Fandom

  Original post is on our tumblr, which also has high-res photos: bakerstreetbabes.tumblr.com 28.01.12 To mark the anniversary of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson meeting, brave souls ventured out into the winter winds of London. Full of laughs, smiles, and an enduring love, they gathered outside the famous door and proclaimed their support for The… Read More »

Video: Sherlockian Freeze in Trafalgar Square for Undershaw

  On April 21st we, in partnership with @ReichenBex, hosted a meet up in support of Save Undershaw (www.saveundershaw.com), which has been trying to save the former home of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the author of the Sherlock Holmes stories and much more. The idea was a flash mob freeze. Around 70 of us gathered… Read More »