CRAVE’s New Vibrator Necklace, the Vesper 2

A new addition to the line of seductive necklaces that double as pleasure objects

When San Fransisco pleasure object innovators CRAVE—helmed by Ti Chang and Michael Topolovac—launched Vesper, their first vibrator necklace back in 2014, it quickly became a bold proclamation for self-love, wellness and sex-positivity. The necklace and clitoral stimulator empowered people to decouple shame from pleasure and embrace their self wholeheartedly. Merging impressive functionality with a sleek, mysterious aesthetic, Vesper is a masterclass in inspiring design and …

Sex-Tech Highlights at CES 2020

From the wearable to the gamified, sex-centric products for all genders

At CES 2020, sex-tech companies occupy an entire corridor at the main event, representing categories from health and wellness to robotics—an advancement from CES 2019, where sex-tech was forbidden from official events and the show floor. Ranging from discreet and transportable to the obvious and impressively innovative, each product deserves representation at the event, and presently each draws serious attention. One such product is Osé, …

The Women Who Helped Make Vibrators Mainstream

In her new book “Vibrator Nation: How Feminist Sex-Toy Stories Changed the Business of Pleasure,” Lynn Comella explains how—in the ’70s—a small group of feminist retailers helped make vibrators and sex positivity mainstream. Opening stores specifically for women, these shop owners not only sold pleasure objects, but also helped to educate and empower women. In the book, Comella interviews “Dell Williams of Eve’s Garden in …