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More chilling adventures!

2021 started with a bang didn't it? I feel like so much has happened since I wrote about Dirty Talk two weeks ago... Starting from the Storming of the United States Capitol last week, Donal Trump's temporary ban from Facebook and Instagram, and suspension from Twitter (about fucking time), Elon Musk overtaking Jeff Bezos as...

Happy Birthday RuPaul

Just wanted to say congrats to RuPaul, who after being the first ever Drag Queen to make the cover of Vanity Fair, now made the cover of Cosmopolitan too! Oh and Happy 60th Birthday :)  ALBERT SANCHEZ AND PEDRO ZALBA | ALICE COWLING View this post on Instagram A post shared by Cosmopolitan UK (@cosmopolitanuk)...

Podcast review: Ginsult

Whether you are going for a walk, running errands, or doing something I would never do (like exercise for instance), it's always good to have a podcast to listen to. Especially if the podcast is run by two of London's biggest Burlesque performers, who (like the rest of us) are stuck at home more often than...

Latex news: Inflatable trousers

I think it's been a while since I last posted about latex... Earlier this year Harikrishnan was walking his dog, and a strange thought came into his mind: how does he see me? That's what inspired 26-year-old London student for his graduate show at London College of Fashion. Blown up trousers, in latex. “I was...

Latex news: Lockdown edition

As we are all doing the social distancing during lockdown, I thought I would share some interesting and amusing news... A girl from Montreal decided to do her shopping extra safely: Vicky Devika, the artist, model, and DJ behind the Elusive Rubber Creature tells MTL Blog that she "knew the video would be well received...

Burlesque: Some History

It's pandemic-blog-writing today. I think Covid-19 is now the biggest epidemic since HIV/AIDS, which killed over 32 millions people since the 1920s (and counting..).  On that happy note, and with a government lockdown in place, I can confidently say that my party-review posts will be on hold indefinitely. This means, that my upcoming blog posts...

When Gucci does invites..

...and instead of an envelope you get this... View this post on Instagram The invitation for the #GucciFW19 fashion show by @alessandro_michele. Modelled like papier-mâché, a mask of Hermaphroditus, who in Greek mythology was said to be a two-sex child with a name compounded from his parents’ names Aphrodite and Hermes, and a symbol of...