Sex Toys

Fifty Shades Of Grey Will Result In A Sex Toy 'Bondage Bonanza'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Unless you've been living under a rock (and not for BDSM purposes), you'll probably be aware that the release of the new Fifty Shades of Grey film is ...

Bite Me: Introducing The Luis Suarez Nipple Clamps (NSFW PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ever since that unfortunate incident during the Uruguay v Italy game, striker Luis Suarez has been variously immortalised as Jaws, Hannibal Lecter and...

Why You Should Keep Both Guns & Dildos Locked Up

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

Picture the idyllic scene: two mothers, bidding each other farewell as one collects her child from a play date. The little scamps come rushing out...

SFW: This Is An iPad Case You Can Have Sex With

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Tech

Fleshlight, makers of what we can only describe as gentlemens solo pleasure tubes, have invented an iPad case you can have sex with. (Well, we say ...

Buzzz-ted: Flight Delayed By Vibrating Sex Toy

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

A flight from Sweden to Croatia was subjected to delays after a passenger’s vibrating sex toy caused a brief security incident. Travellers were ...

Is This Teddy Bear Vibrator The Weirdest Sex Toy Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A question for all the women out there: how many of you have sat at home and thought 'man, I wish my vibrator looked more like a teddy bear'? We're...

What Happened When This Dog Found Its Owner's Vibrator

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Vibrators were originally created to provide women with pleasure, then the 'Guybrator' hit shelves so that men could get in on the act too. Now, e...

'Don't Make It Personal' and Others Lessons Learnt by a Female Sex Toy Designer

Tracey Cox | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tracey Cox

The very first sex toy I designed, someone else had already thought of. I described my vision of the perfect vibrator and the execs of the company which hired me for input, held up a prototype and said 'You mean like this?' Er, yes.

Poorna Bell

Stamina Rings And Penis Pumps: Next Gen Sex Toys For Men Hit Record Sales

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While sex toys may have once seemed the domain of women looking for an added buzz, it turns out that an increasing number of men are buying them for t...

Would You Wear This 'Electric Condom'?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Tech

Would you wear an electric condom? The unlikely sounding idea has just been launched on a crowd-funding website. The idea is to try and "enhance...

The History Of Female Sex Toys

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With female erotic products boasting an estimated global retail value of £1.3m, it's no surprise that more than half of women in Britain use sex toys...

We Have No Idea What A 'Third Level' Orgasm Is, But It Sounds Fun...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Thank your lucky stars, ladies. (And gynaecologists everywhere.) For there's a new vibrator on the block in the underwear drawer, one that promises or...

C**t Dracula & Buckingham Phallus: No Prizes For Guessing Where These Are Supposed To Go... (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We've heard of dildos made of 24-carat gold, ones shaped like Barack Obama's head, and even ones made to look like the genitalia of a dragon (yeah, a ...

Jewish Comedian Defies Ann Summers Over 'Rampant Rabbi'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A Jewish comedian is defying a trademark challenge from Ann Summers by continuing to sell his 'Rampant Rabbi' sex toy. Shed Simone sells the limite...

Sex Toys and Uprising in Egypt

Patrick Keddie | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Patrick Keddie

Somehow, I found myself in a lingerie shop in Maadi, south Cairo. The shop manager, demure in her hijab, glanced towards the door, then reached behind the till and pulled out a small, embroidered wooden box. Again, she glanced towards the door before opening the lid. A row of vibrators lay on the felt lining...

Buzzy Bits: What Happens When Women Design Their Own Sex Toys

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

“Over half the women in England use sex toys,” goes the commentary in the new Channel 4 TV show on sex toys, “but they are all designed by men....

Would You Buy This Sex Toy For Your Partner For Christmas?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

'Tis the season to be jolly... and to buy sex toys, apparently. According to market analyst company The Hewson Group, sales of erotic products peak...

Brogan Driscoll

Vibrators And Sex Dolls: The Language Of Love?

HuffingtonPost.com | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Despite the dismal economic climate, the sex toy industry is booming. Erotic products for women alone boast an estimated global retail value of £...

Justin Bieber 'Incensed' By Just-In Beaver Gay Sex Doll

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.12.2012 | UK

A gay sex doll apparently modelled on teen popstar Justin Bieber has hit the market for the just £20. Ingeniously named ‘Just-In Beaver’, the...

Do You Live In The UK's Sexiest City?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

New York may be synonymous with Sex and The City, and Seattle is the home of the 50 Shades of Grey love dungeon but Carrie, Samantha and Christian Gre...

Adult Toys Hit the Mainstream and Are Here to Stay

Rachel MacDonald | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel MacDonald

Perhaps the beauty of the sex toy market lies in the fact that there is something for everyone whether you're single or partnered, with tastes running from vanilla to kinky and everything in between.

Fifty Shades: How Many Shades Deeper?

Dr. Vena Ramphal | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Vena Ramphal

It's been interesting to hear a range of responses to Fifty Shades of Grey. In conversation and through social media, I've heard boredom, fear, intrigue, disgust, excitement, hilarity, obsession, nonchalance, disappointment, flippancy, mild amusement, thoughtful interest and sheer fun.

Mystical Mushroom? No, A Sex Toy (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Is it a mystical fungi? Or an unearthed species? Unfortunately for this budding TV reporter, the strange, unearthed object that baffled villagers ...

Sex Shop Is Not A Happy Bunny After Toys Stolen In Raid

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK

Police are hard on the case after sex toys worth £11,000 were burglars who raided a mail order company. More than 400 items were stolen in four la...

More Sex Please, We're British!

Richard Longhurst | Posted 07.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Longhurst

Even a decade ago, using a vibrator or (worse!) a male mastubator was an admission of failure, a last resort for the losers in love who had given up on ever having an actual flesh-and-blood relationship. All the lonely people, the Beatles nearly sang, where do they go to come? But now, according to research, the sex toy market is worth an estimated £250m a year in the UK.