Tag: kink

Cute BDSM Gear Is Making Everyone Kinkier

In 2019, leather and kink aesthetics are everywhere—but they’re evolving. Rihanna’s lingerie brand, Savage X Fenty, carries lavender whips and riding crops. Billie Eilish makes industrial, BDSM-evocative chokers part of her regular wardrobe. In her 2019 single “7 Rings,” Ariana Grande sings, “I’d rather be tied up with cuffs, and not strings.” In a shift […]

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Intimate Photos from the Largest Outdoor Leather and Kink Festival on the East Coast

All photos by the author. I have been photographing Folsom Street East—the largest outdoor fetish/leather/kink festival on the East Coast—for the past three years. Since 1997, it has become a cornerstone event of New York City’s Pride month. Just a stone’s throw away from the new Hudson Yards development, curious High Line tourists stop and […]

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