bdsm

Photography

photographing moscow’s latex fetish scene

After connecting on Instagram, Eugene Shishkin shot Moscow’s prolific latex dominatrixes, Mistress Tabu and Latex Angela, and their subs.
Ryan White
8.15.19
Fashion

why the dominatrix has made a whip-cracking return to the runways

From Christopher Kane to Alexander McQueen, it seems that kink is on the mind.
Liam Hess
5.16.19
Culture

does this netflix show remove the stigma around bdsm and kink?

New TV show 'Bonding' earnestly, if not unproblematically, attempts to debunk some of the myths attached to this variety of sex work.
Megan Wallace
4.29.19
Photography

muted fawn photographs her friends in bondage gear

The LA-based, Iran-raised artist has also captured St. Vincent.
Alexandra Weiss
3.16.18
Culture

'eco-fetishism' explores bdsm through a queer feminist lens

The performance artists behind Sacred Sadism, a new line of 'eco-fetish' sex toys, are changing BDSM's archetypal studded leather aesthetic.
Michelle Lhooq
3.6.18
Fashion

chaps, leather, and cowboy hats: strateas carlucci have arrived

Designer Mario-Luca Carlucci tells i-D about the label's surprising, sexy reinvention.
Isabelle Hellyer
4.6.17
Culture

vivian fu photographed the sexy fetishes at a bdsm fair

Each year, San Francisco's thriving BDSM community comes together to celebrate kinks of all shapes and sizes at the Folsom St Fair. Photographer Vivian Fu shoots a few of the city's most creative kinksters as they sound off about life, love, and...
Vivian Fu
10.5.15
Culture

bondage artist naka akira on the erotic beauty of kinbaku

As FKA Twigs and Fifty Shades of Grey bring the Japanese art of rope tying ever closer to the mainstream, we talk to one of its master practitioners.
Roni Jacobson
5.11.15
Think Pieces

sexy but not sexual: untangling the web of liberation and oppression in the changes to porn laws

Philippa Snow investigates the new changes to porn laws, that equate female pleasure with BDSM, and the obstacles and moral quandries of the female body.
Philippa Snow
12.12.14