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09.05.13 Marina Galperina

San Francisco’s armory turned bondage/S&M/erotic wrestling porn-making warehouse for Kink.com has been the subject of several professional photo projects and a James Franco documentary which may or may not exist. The Bound for Success photo essay from photographer and filmmaker Shaul Schwarz is a very glossy, rival to on-set photography of big blockbuster films. It really fits […]

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04.27.12 Marina Galperina

Since Disney is re-releasing “Cinderella” in the summer on DVD for the kids, designer Christian Louboutin is redesigning the glass slipper for the headlines, to be presented separately. That translucent shoe was kind of risque for 1950, wasn’t it? I see harlot toes! Here’s your chance, Louboutin. Rewrite this terrible, terrible fairy tale. Turn that little symbol […]

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04.09.12 Marina Galperina

“Due to overwhelming requests, here is my third in my superman inflation series.” So, this is a thing some people are into. This particular fetish video uploaded to YouTube is undetectable to censors even though it’s the lycra zentai equivalent of a blow job. It’s also incredible. I thereby pronounce thee video art, from the first moments […]

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12.28.11 Tabatha McGurr

In the world of high-fashion shows where catwalks are most often littered with pale, scowling 90-pound  models, the creative team over at SockBox legwear are breathing some seductive old-world nostalgia into the runway with their sultry mélange of stockings, garters, and blindfolds. […]

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11.28.11 Tabatha McGurr

While most of us are still steady rocking sweatpants after last weeks feasting festivities, the ladies in Turkish version of Marie Claire’s December issue are donning no less than their finest assortments of restrictive clothing and leather girdles. In the spread, European models Victoria Lipatova and Nina Reijnders play a couple of naughty girls up to no good […]

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10.19.11 Tabatha McGurr

New Zealand designer Kate Sylvester is paying homage to sadomasochistic drama/romance Secretary in her Autumn Winter 2012 collection, where modestly dressed models obediently march around a desk setup in a gradually naughty progression. […]

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10.06.11 Tabatha McGurr

Brazilian beauty Ana Beatriz Barros smolders in this latest issue of Elle Brazil, photographed by Fabio Bartelt to create an alluringly dark spread which plays into fetish fantasies with a fancy spin. No cheap latex or furry hand-cuffs here – instead Ana dons lace & chain arm restraints, intricate corsetry, and a firm whip for good measure. […]

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09.22.11 Marina Galperina

At first, this chest of fancy Apocalypse “prepper” gear and a skeleton “burried” with Coca-cola, Jack Daniels, Marlboros, Adidas, a Leica, a Fender, a Rolex, a Colt 45 and the Bible seem… ostentatiously cynical about branding fetishism. Yet, since their maker, Jersey-dwelling Dylan Egon, is comfortably employed in design and luxury photography, I’m not sure why he’s […]

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09.06.11 Tabatha McGurr

In their latest editorial shot by Steven Meisel, Vogue Italia pays homage to the legendary Ethel Granger – who revolutionized the sexual art of fetish corsetry with her 13-inch waist – via a sadomasochist spread starring model Stella Tennant. […]

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06.22.11 Marina Galperina

The trailer for David Cronenberg’s most recent film A Dangerous Method has arrived… with Freud on Jung on horny, crazy girl that needs to be spanked into sanity drama. […]

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