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    We all know that being naked is pretty great, but what about the getting naked part?

    If your undressing style consists of an under-the-covers fumble or you prefer the rip-off-your-clothes-and-go technique, we suggest you try slowing things down a little for a change. And maybe add some music.

    Terrified? Stick with us.

    The idea of being the centre of attention in the buff is, quite literally, lots of people's idea of a nightmare.

    Anyone else have those dreams where you turn up to work/uni/your mother in law's wearing nothing but your knickers?

    Ok, so it might be a bit of a challenge, but stripping for your partner can be unbelievably hot.

    We've put together a handy guide to help boost your confidence and have your lover's heart pounding.

    Not only do suspender belts hold your stockings up during the friskiest of trysts and the most energetic stripteases, they also boost your lingerie's sex appeal to eye-watering levels.

    However, if you aren't careful when you clip, you might find yourself with your stockings round your ankles before you've made it to first base.

    We've put together a handy guide to help you master a perfectly put-together look.

     
    Above: Find out how to attach stockings to suspenders in this video from lingerie expert, Sammi Cole.

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    Whether you read them each in one sitting or skipped straight to the naughty bits, few erotic books have made as much of an impact as the Fifty Shades of Grey series.

    Did you bite your lip in solidarity with Ana when she first encountered Christian in his Seattle office?

    Maybe you aspire to have your very own Red Room, just like the mercurial billionaire.

    Millions of people around the world have followed the erotic adventures of Ana Steele and Christian Grey over the last 6 years – and many of them have picked up a few tips along the way.

    With the new film out right now, we thought we'd share the 8 things we've learnt from the Fifty Shades books.

    Don't forget to let us know yours in the comments below!

    What is Orgasm Play?

    Orgasm play (or control) is the act of taking charge over how, when and if an orgasm will take place during intimate play.

    Orgasm control can be explored during solo masturbation (sometimes referred to as "edging", "peaking" or "surfing"), but is often used as a tool for submission during BDSM and power play scenarios.

    During couples' play, orgasm control is usually broken down into two main types: 'Orgasm Denial' and 'Forced Orgasms'.

    Not sure what that means?

    Read on to find out their true definitions, why you might like to try it, and how.

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    If you’ve not yet got your hands on a wand, there’s time! Head on over to our top 10 guide to find out which wand is best for you.

    If you are the proud owner of a powerful magic wand, congratulations. We’re sure you’ve powered it up and played with all the settings, but do you know how to use it to its full potential?

    We’ve put together a handy guide to help you soar to orgasmic heights with your toy, time after time.

    Black Level PVC Zip Front Halterneck Mini Dress

    Despite what many people believe, PVC clothing and latex clothing are not exactly the same thing, although both are great for giving a shiny, figure-hugging look.

    PVC (or polyvinylchloride, or vinyl) is a plastic polymer that's used to coat fabric to create a glossy, waterproof surface, whereas latex is a form of rubber that creates a more restrictive feeling. PVC makes a great cheap alternative to both latex and leather, has a much lower risk of causing an allergic reaction, and is often found in fetish or BDSM-inspired outfits.

    But how do you know what is the best PVC outfit for you? Keep reading for our expert tips and top recommendations.

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    So, you’ve splashed out on a brand new magic wand, powered it up and played with the settings. What’s next on the erotic agenda?

    First of all, give yourself a pat on the back – your life is about to get a big old boost in the pleasure department.

    These super-powerful vibes are deservedly popular, with the Lovehoney Classic Magic Wand constantly on our bestsellers list.

    And with over 1200 reviews and a 4.5 star rating, it's safe to say this ultra-powerful vibe lives up to the hype.

    But now you have your magic wand, how do you use it to its full potential?

    We’ve put together a handy guide to help you soar to orgasmic heights with your toy, time after time.

    Don't forget to share your own tips in the comments below!

    "You don't need a penis to use a cock ring..."

    If you haven't seen our Wild Weekend kit yet, where on Earth have you been?

    Packed with our best-selling beginner's toys, this bundle boasts a whopping 11 products to fill a whole weekend (and then some) with sexy adventures.

    But the fun doesn't stop there.

    Beyond their obvious skillset, each toy in the Wild Weekend kit boasts an unexpected talent, and it's up to you to unleash it.

    For example, did you know that a G-spot vibe isn't limited to providing G-spot pleasure?

    Or that you don't need a penis to use a cock ring?

    Read on to discover how to unleash your sex toys' full potential, and ensure that next weekend is your wildest yet.

    Free up your hands and embark on mini adventures around your house and beyond with a suction cup dildo. A far cry from a one-trick pony, suction cup dildos can be used in many different ways, locations and scenarios, and come in all shapes, sizes and types.

    Vibrating, extra long, extra thick, realistic and with more than one member to enjoy - put your hands together for the ever-versatile and eclectic suction cup dildo.

    Now, when it comes to using your suction cup dildo, you could take a ‘suck it and see’ approach and we’re sure you’ll do just fine. But why not let our experts and community members give you the low-down on the many ways in which you can use a suction cup dildo? The list is endless but we’ve narrowed it down to the absolute best tips and tricks. Here goes:

    Looking for a gift you can both enjoy?

    Sex toys are a great way to introduce exciting scenarios and sensations to your love life, whether you want to add spice to date night or spoil your long-distance lover.

    Take a look at our top 10 Best Sexy Gifts for Couples, and add one or two to your basket for an unforgettable shared experience.

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