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Mercury News: Sex toys on wheels? A new San Francisco treat

Mar 9, 2018

One of the primary goals is to create more opportunities for healthier conversations around sex and pleasure.

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Core 77: Ti Chang on destigmatizing sex through design & how a product’s form should respect its user

Feb 9, 2018

If you see a sex toy that is, like this raggedy thing with weird gears… it’s almost as if it’s taking sexuality as a joke. It’s treating women’s pleasure as a non-serious topic. That to me is not acceptable. It’s about giving respect to the user.

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Fstoppers: Photo series compares contrast between everyday clothes and BDSM outfits

Feb 6, 2018

They say you never really know what goes on behind closed doors. This photography series, though, is shedding light on one of the most taboo sexual trends there is: BDSM.

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7×7: We can’t take our eyes off this Folsom Street Fair photo project (NSFW)

Feb 6, 2018

The project shed light on a community that often is misunderstood and bubbled up the beauty of the culture to the surface. The images show the intricacies of SF locals in their entirety, while at the same time challenging viewers to look, not judge. Now, see for yourself.

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Cosmopolitan: This photo series showing people in and out of their fetish gear is normalizing BDSM

Feb 5, 2018

While attitudes towards fetish and BDSM are certainly changing, there are still a butt load of stigma and misconceptions that the community has to deal with. But a new photo series is challenging those misconceptions by showing people in and out of their fetish wear.

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Metro: Photographer captures people’s style BDSM style against their everyday looks

Feb 1, 2018

“Sometimes we don’t feel free to express ourselves sexually. This was a great project to start the conversation, free ourselves from limitations and judgmental attitudes”.

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Georgia Voice: Modern-day masturbation: Atlanta native designs ergonomic, sophisticated vibrators

Feb 1, 2018

“We are fully embracing pleasure for what it really is, which is about female pleasure. It’s about orgasm. It’s not about reproduction; it’s not a medical disease,” Chang said.

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Bustle: The Crave photo project highlights two sides of kinky people

Jan 31, 2018

“I feel like in general people see the kink community as something dark, weird, taboo, and freaky. And in a lot of ways, I can definitely see how the way people dress might make some people uncomfortable. But, the kink community is very tight knit. It is kind of like that weird little family.”

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SF Chronicle: Sex toy maker’s portraits reveal public, private side of Folsom Street Fair

Jan 26, 2018

The Crave Portrait Project aims, on one hand, to show and intimate side of the exhibitionism on display. On the other, it hopes to show there’s more that connects humans than makes them different in today’s world, whips, chains and floggers or not.

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