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Rubber Cult 2014


We report on the early summer warmth at May’s Rubber Cult, and preview RC’s last event of 2014 on September 27...Read more

TG Birthday 2014


Promising to make up for last year’s so-so event, Torture Garden gave Masuimi Max three spots at May’s Birthday Ball...Read more



Wasteland’s 20th


Photographer Gary White makes a happy re-acquaintance with Wasteland party style on the eve of its 20th birthday year...Read more

Dominatrix Mar ’14


First part of our photo-report from the March edition of Dominatrix, which feels more like a big family gathering every time...Read more



TG in 2013 and ’14


Torture Garden’s annual review presents its own evaluation of the previous partying year and reveals its plans for 2014...Read more

Bommi backstage


The Dominatrix parties give a few photographers like Bommi an unrivalled opportunity to shoot in the dressing room...Read more



Rubber Cult ‘tour’


Before returning to Shillibeers in February, Rubber Cult spent much of 2013 at various temporary City of London venues...Read more

Berlin 2013 Pt2


The German Fetish Ball’s second year back in its traditional home was everything Dave ‘Master Darcy’ Edmond hoped for...Read more



Fetish Factory 18


Fetish Factory celebrates its 18th birthday with a weekend of kinky clubbing and poolside fun at its exclusive host hotel...Read more

Berlin 2013 Pt1


Our first in-depth reports from the GFB Weekend are by Irresistible Iris and Heidi Patterson — with pictures from Fetish Guerilla ...Read more



Bound, Washington


Described as “DC’s fetish dance party”, monthly kink night Bound is a new entry to these pages c/o mistress Julie Simone...Read more

Fetish Evo 2013


Our mega-report from Fetish Evolution’s 10th Anniversary, with 300+ images in 14 galleries and more still to come...Read more



Dominatrix Mar ’13


Dominatrix reconvened at its new venue outside Amsterdam in March for another night of deviant dining and pervy partying...Read more

TG Feb + May 2013


We combine a belated report on TG’s Valentine’s Ball with a timely look at what’s lined up for its May Birthday Weekend...Read more



Rubber Bastard


Mistress Tokyo reveals the recipe for successful Aussie latex parties cooked up by the Rubber Bastard Association’s founders...Read more

Rubber Cult II


New galleries added to report on London’s second rubber-only night with likes of Atsuko Kudo, Robin Archer and Kim West...Read more



TG’s Not New Year


We find holding its New Year’s Eve party 24 hours early worked for Torture Garden, and preview its 2013 event schedule...Read more

Gate December


The Gate’s last date of 2012 could have been a quiet one, but it was full of Christmas cheer with play and socialising aplenty...Read more



TG Edinburgh Dec


Heidi Patterson has just enjoyed a second serving of TG in Edinburgh, even finding time to research some tourist tips for us...Read more

Wasteland Nov ’12


Irresistible Iris braves the crowds to enjoy the vibe and watch shows headlined by Bizarre Design’s 25th birthday extravaganza...Read more



Dominatrix rising


On the strength of its November showing, Dominatrix is an event destined for great things on the European party scene...Read more

Manita’s Showboat


Mistress Manita’s Showboat parties near Amsterdam combine fetish dresscode rules and pervy play to unique effect...Read more



EuroPerve returns


Hosted by DeMask, EuroPerve Resurrection proved there’s still a place for serious fetish parties in Amsterdam...Read more

Rubber Cult Birth


The first London fetish club with a rubber-only dresscode, Rubber Cult enjoyed a pain-free birth in London last month...Read more



TG at Electrowerkz


Whatever your reasons for heading up to Torrens Street in September, TG at Electrowerks was a night to remember...Read more

Berlin ’12 Report 3


Returning to its spiritual Berlin home and collaborating with local businesses has revitalised the German Fetish Ball...Read more



Xplore Festival ’12


Xplore Festival examines the intersection between body arts and creative sexuality. Mistress Tokyo offers an insider view...Read more

TG ’togs exposed


This week’s photography exhibition at the Flying Dutchman not only gives five of TG’s longest serving ’togs a nice show...Read more



Berlin ’12 Report 2


Heidi Patterson is glad she found time for locally promoted Berlin events like the Fetish Network party at KitKatClub...Read more

Berlin ’12 Report 1


In our first Berlin report: why the returning GFB, the locally-run BFW and the city itself were a winning combo at Whitsun...Read more



TG Edinburgh


TG’s Edinburgh outing in June showed that Scottish pervs are finally getting what proper fetish partying is all about...Read more

Torture Garden 21


Part 2 of our TG Birthday report finds the shows keeping things hot at the Coronet despite wintery weather...Read more



FetishEvolution ’12


After a quiet 2011, this year’s Fetish Evolution was back on form as a prime party/networking event and model-shoot fest...Read more

Decadence play


Enthusiastic, exhibitionistic young kinksters help Decadence show the world a bolder and better looking side of BDSM play...Read more



Kink Bar is open


A new London social/play venue launched last week will open every Wednesday initially and expand if there’s demand ...Read more

TG Valentines chill


Starting its Valentines weekend with a cracking Friday night on HMS President, TG hit a cold weather front on Saturday...Read more



Inner move + sale


Pictures from Inner Sanctum’s new showroom, opening party and Obsession fashion show as it holds a Valentines’ sale...Read more

TG 2011/NYE/2012


With its NYE sell-out, TG ended one of its best years on a high, and now looks forward keenly to a busy 21st birthday year...Read more



Fetisch Film Fest


At the Fetisch Film Festival in Kiel, near Hamburg, transgender themes dominated, winning both in general and special categories...Read more

TG Halloween 2011


Torture Garden’s Halloween double sold out Mass and the Coronet, the latter featuring spectacular fashion from Roadkill Couture...Read more



Rubber Awards


Club Rub’s 14th Annual Rubber Awards onboard HMS President in mid-October had £2,500 in prizes from big-name donors ...Read more

London Fetish 2011


At last our mega-report from London Fetish Weekend, featuring the views of four writers, and 277 photographs...Read more



Flying Dutchman


London celebrated the opening in early September of new venue The Flying Dutchman, a fetish-friendly private space in SE5...Read more

German Fetish Ball


Five new galleries with 90+ German Fetish Fair and Fetish Decadence images complete our report from Hamburg’s 2nd GFB ...Read more



Fetish Factory 16th


Mistress Tokyo gets suited and booted and immerses herself in Florida-style pervy partying at Fetish Factory’s 16th...Read more

TG June Boat Party


After providing London with a second boat party in May, TG reboarded HMS President in June for more nautical fun ...Read more



Torture Garden 20


Our report from TG’s 20th birthday weekend in May is updated with three more galleries from Saturday and Sunday parties...Read more

Barcelona Fetish


The new Barcelona Fetish Weekend didn’t get everything right first time, but its future looks rosy, thinks Roswell Ivory...Read more



FetishEvo’11 Part 2


Part 2 of our report from Fetish Evolution adds 75 new pix of shows by FetiWear, Lady Oops, Bondinage and Brigitte More...Read more

TG March updated


Following its final event at SeOne/ Debut, TG gave the upper and lower levels of Mass an alternative look for March’s party...Read more



The Gate returns


Legendary BDSM night The Gate re-opened in London in February, marking the return of Master Keith to the scene...Read more

TG Valentines Ball


The stage set for Torture Garden’s Valentines fashion show by Sian Hoffman provided sgreat heart- shaped photo opps...Read more



December Sloth


After its Sloth night in December, we’re waiting to hear where FOS will go next. For now, here’s our take on Sloth’s shows...Read more

Devotion III Madrid


Spanish fetish clubbing is enjoying a new lease of life in Madrid thanks to Devotion. We report on the club’s third event...Read more



Torture Gdn NYE


TG’s New Year’s Eve Ball at Mass is one of the nights when a well-tried formula really does work to everyone’s advantage...Read more

Erotica 2010


Dita Von Teese made Erotica cool for a big new female audience, and Torture Garden put on a show with plenty of perv appeal...Read more



TG Halloween


Our report on TG’s extravaganza at Debut has exclusive pictures of the headlining suspension show by LA’s amazing Miss Crash...Read more

Montreal Fetish


Montreal Fetish Weekend has matured into an ambitious, inclusive event that survives the occasional rough edge...Read more



Fest of Sins: Wrath


With its relaunch at The Den & Centro, Festival of Sins proved it was ready to make the transition to full-scale club night...Read more

London Fetish Wkd


MissFuzzyBunny found coming from Denmark for LFW worthwhile for its great parties hosted by Subversion and Torture Garden...Read more



London Tattoo Con


We dip into another area of alternative culture at the Tattoo Convention, with performance artist Yusura Hime...Read more

Latexpo report


New Hamburg weekend Latexpo made its mark with a media-savvy presentation of fetish fashion in classy catwalk shows...Read more



Fetish Factory 15th


Photographer Richard Knightly turns reporter on his trip to Florida with Emma Alexa for a first taste of Fetish Factory fun...Read more

GFB hits Hamburg


A second account by Roswell Ivory and additional galleries with 272 new photos complete our German Fetish Ball report ...Read more



Fetish Evolution


“How did you find Essen?” we asked Shirley de Schutter of Rubberluv. By turning right at Belgium, apparently...Read more

Berlin Fetish Wknd


Reporter ‘db’ explains why for him, the more relaxed vibe of this new event was preferable to following the glitz to Hamburg...Read more



TG Birthday 2010


Bad weather and tight finances may have trimmed numbers at TG’s weekend but the Ball was better for being less crowded...Read more

Alt Fashion Week


Latex labels Am-Statik and Lady Lucie made their first  appearances on London’s Alternative Fashion Week catwalk in April...Read more



Heresy ’n’ Heelz


H ’n’ H’s first birthday celebrations in March provided the perfect excuse for Dave ‘Darcy’ Edmond to revisit his old home...Read more

RUB in a new light


After moving to The Lightbox and making a few tweaks to the layout, Club RUB was set to celebrate its 13th birthday in April ...Read more



AntiChrist March


AntiChrist returns to stage one helluva party, with an Alice In Wonderland theme and headliners Sigue Sigue Sputnik...Read more

TG Valentines Ball


Tony Mitchell arrives at Torture Garden’s packed Valentine’s Ball just in time to see Kaori’s Latex Dreams’ SeOne debut...Read more



Lustful Valentine


Lacing Lilith returned to Festival of Sins for a Valentine’s salute to the event that presented their first ever fashion show ...Read more

London Edge play


Tony Mitchell considers why so few fetish labels participated in February’s alt-fashion trade show London Edge ...Read more



Immorality + Lust


Viktoria Modesta and Am-Statik both impressed at December’s Immorality FoS and now February promises Lust...Read more

TG’s NYE and year


A fab end-of-year party that nearly didn’t happen, plus a look at TG’s own review of its successes and failures during 2009...Read more



TG Winter Wonder


December partying got off to a flying start with TG’s Christmas special topping London’s bill on the first weekend...Read more

Tease DVDs party


The UK DVD release of Bettie Page movies Varietease and Teaserama is celebrated with a party at Madame JoJos...Read more



TG Halloween 2009


TG’s Halloween was a classic kinksters’ night out. Our report features Jane Doe fashion show and audience galleries...Read more

LFW: Parties + fair


Our photo report on this year’s Xpo-less London Fetish Weekend covers Subversion, Torture Garden, LAM and more...Read more



Wedding by Regan


The wedding of Festival of Sins’ May LR and David De Vynél gives great subject matter for Daniel Regan’s camera...Read more

Swiss SeXorcisto


Switzerland is not famous for fetish parties but Sexorcisto in Lausanne is hoping to change that, says Swiss model SadEast...Read more



Dark Burlesque


Veronika Valentine’s Dark Burlesque travelling show launches at the seaside and we’ve added new pix by Dee Bee...Read more

London bond–fest


June’s London Festival of the Art of Japanese Bondage was a gamble that paid off for hosts Esinem and Resistance Gallery ...Read more



AntiChrist’s Fifth


The promise of a memorable party persuaded a lot more fetish people to join the pvc-erati at AntiChrist’s fifth birthday...Read more

Festival of gluttony


June FoS’s greed theme provided an excuse for some cake-crazed performances, while in the audience, geeks ruled...Read more



BoundCon Munich


Uwe Schwinghammer wonders whether Munich’s BoundCon is now set to rival Germany’s ‘big two’ fetish fests...Read more

German Fetish 09


Our GFB report looks back on events of the long weekend, with more words and pictures to follow soon...Read more



TG Birthday 2009


TG’s Birthday Ball went from shortfall to virtual sell-out in a few days, but Friday’s opener could’ve used more bodies...Read more

Crimson launch


Crimson’s launch clashed with two established London nights, but its rock ’n’ BDSM policy still pulled in a good crowd...Read more



Fetish Evo 2009


Essen report by Tony Mitchell and Dave Edmond: Models & Makers reception, Expo/Art Bizarre, Pre-Party and Ball...Read more

AntiChrist February


AntiChrist celebrated its success as London’s goth/fetish crossover club with a stunning suspension show by AMF Korsets...Read more



StripLite Dictators


Chrys Columbine and Frank Sanazi brought very different styles of entertainment to London’s first StripLite of 2009...Read more

Adventurous Gwen


Revived for a short season, The Adventures of Gwendoline has taken temporary residence at a private London club...Read more



Berlin Revolution


Berlin’s Fetish Guerilla Revolution and NuiNight team up at the KitKat Club to host the warm-up for Bohème-Noir...Read more

TG New Year’s Ball


Torture Garden’s sell-out New Year’s Eve Ball was a recession-defying mix of  wild stage shows and frenzied partying...Read more



Festival of Greed


FoS has been cycling through the seven deadly sins for 18 months, and arrived at greed for its final outing of 2008...Read more

StripLite: Eat Me


Striplite on the last Friday of every month is a club where we’ve come to feel very welcome, thanks to May, Nathan and co...Read more



Kiwis get kinky


Our New Zealand correspondent, LilDevil, fills us in on the Southern Exposure conference and the Sin City Fetish Ball...Read more

Subversion’s 4th


Some people have cake and candles, but there was rather more on offer at Subversion’s 4th birthday party...Read more



Erotica 08, London


Erotica may not be a fetish event, but it attracts a substantial number of fetish firms. And TG were back as show producers...Read more

Xpo fashion models


Designer and model credits for our 2008 Xpo fashion shows, complete Saturday galleries, and EmmaJ’s director’s angle...Read more



Pelzer’s LFW pix!


This fine LFW portfolio by the Berlin photographer and Fetish Guerilla includes first Subversion and TG galleries ...Read more

Friday Xpo diary


First impressions of the Xpo’s opening day, from photo calls to fashion shows, from multi-taskers Josselin and Sarah...Read more



Xpo unsung heroes


We celebrate the work of our Fashion At The Barbican backstage team with a peek inside the models’ dressing room...Read more

Fetishistas party


London Fetish Weekend got off to a grand start with The Fetishistas’ Movers, Shakers & Stirrers Cocktail Party...Read more



TG Summer Ball


Torture Garden’s Summer Ball pulled a crowd many a club would die for in August. Sarah and Josselin were there...Read more

StripLite’s cakefest


From the people behind Festival of Sins, StripLite is another new monthly London event offering something different...Read more



Resistance Gallery


London welcomes Resistance Gallery, a new fetish-friendly venue hosting everything from kink to corporate...Read more

Batcave revisited


London’s seminal Batcave club, an early haven for those with fetish leanings, is revived for one night by the AntiChrist people...Read more



Martin Pelzer’s GFB


Martin Pelzer offers his personal view of Berlin’s big weekend with this portfolio from the German Fetish Ball ...Read more

Fetish Factory 13


It’s not easy to find something new to say about a pervy weekend that unerringly delivers such a good time every year...Read more



Wasteland in April


A stalwart of the LA scene and a regular face at London events, Veronica had not been to a party in Amsterdam before...Read more

GFB 2008 Berlin


The German Fetish Ball once again attracted an international crowd with its roster of parties, shopping and more parties...Read more



TG Birthday Ball


Torture Garden’s Birthday biggie seen through the eyes of Anglo- French team Sarah Whittaker and Josselin Guichard...Read more

TG Friday studio


Gothic Image studio pix from the TG/Fetishistas International Fetish Ball that launched this year’s TG Birthday Weekend ...Read more



Alt Fashion Week


Latex style from the wild and way-out to the truly wearable took London’s Alternative Fashion Week by storm...Read more

AntiChrist February


Given the success of Club AntiChrist’s launch in November, Roswell Ivory couldn’t resist February’s follow-up...Read more



Fetish Evolution 08


Tony Mitchell gets a taste of Europe’s first big fetish fest of the year, as pervs from around the world party in Essen...Read more

LA KinkBall 2008


The second LA KinkBall Weekend in mid-February proved what a great location LA is for major international pervery...Read more



RUB Army Jan ’08


Club RUB's military and uniforms night in January was our first chance to check out new venue Parker McMillan...Read more

West Coast Ball


Online retail giant Stockroom.com and its fetish fashion arm Syren sponsored the new Annual West Coast Fetish Ball in LA...Read more



Paris-London Xmas


Jan FetishClubPix promises words and pictures from Paris and London's big Christmas fetish parties any day now ...Read more

Masque III at El Cid


LA’s kinky dinner-cabaret night finds a venue befitting its ambitions at Hollywood’s historic El Cid Dinner Theater...Read more



Soho book launch


London perverati head down to Amora, the city’s new erotic museum, for the launch of a pair of pervy books...Read more

AntiChrist debut


Club AntiChrist arrived in November to offer a new kind of alternative nightlife experience in London’s West End ...Read more



Skin Two overview


Eros Zine columnist Bongo Knight provide us with an American visitor’s perspective on the whole Rubber Ball Weekend...Read more

TG Halloween 2007


A sold-out crowd of 1,850 haunted Brixton's old St Matthew’s Church, including the crypt, for TG’s celebration ...Read more



Subversion Turns 3


London's newest old-established fetish club turned three at the start of November, after a rather nomadic existence...Read more

Festival of Sins


Fast becoming known as London’s most debauched variety night, Festival of Sins had its third outing last month...Read more



Xpo exhibitionists


Our second Xpo reports focuses on the exhibitors whose presence made it an unrivalled shopping experience ...Read more

Emma’s kink show


On the eve of London’s big fetish weekend, La Galleria hosted the launch party for its Emma Delves- Broughton exhibition...Read more



Barbican triumph


Our first 2007 RB Weekend report celebrates the success of the Xpo Barbican and its Fetishistas’ fashion shows...Read more

Fetish Con 2007


Michael Diamond survives a long weekend’s partying in August in sunny Florida to send this report from Fetish Con...Read more



Underground style


Opening day of the recent Berlin Fashion Week saw an alternative show staged beneath the city’s streets...Read more

Fetish Factory’s 12


In words and images Steve Mars paints a vivid portrait of Fetish Factory’s 12th annual fetish showstopper ...Read more



Amsterdam’s Clinic


Slutty Latex Boy, who performed at Saturday's Party with Empress Victoria and Dante Posh, recalls his adventures ...Read more

German FBW 2007


The German Fetish Ball Weekend again attracted pervs from around the world to Berlin. Fetish Ball galleries now added!...Read more



ForePlay launch


To mark our UK launch, The Fetishistas threw a party called ForePlay. Gothic Image ForePlay gallery now added!...Read more

TG Birthday 2007


12 years after his last visit to London, Fakir Musafar was guest of honour at TG’s Birthday Ball. New galleries! ...Read more



Fetish Evolution


Judy Wallis decides to blow her wad on a trip to Essen at Easter to experience Germany’s ‘other’ big fetish weekend...Read more

LA Kink Ball


Los Angeles perverati turned out in force for Slave2Fashion, the opening night of the first LA Kink Ball Weekend...Read more



German FBW 2006


Set to enjoy its fourth outing in Berlin this May, the German Fetish Ball weekend has quickly established itself as...Read more

Fetish Factory 11th


When my Virgin Atlantic flight landed in Miami a few days before Fetish Factory’s 11 Year Anniversary weekend...Read more



Absolute Kink


Staging a new four-day fetish fest in April in Amsterdam, so close to Europe’s other big spring 2006 events, was quite ...Read more