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Fashionising calls Sidney Bristow in Bambi Magazine “fetishised sensuality gone rogue” and I’d have to agree, though it’s more of a haute couture version of the concept. The fashion blog explains, “It’s not about the desire to shock anymore, not since the bondage element has long morphed into a full statement of luxury, instead the modern fetishism is more about allowing sensuality to break new grounds, without fully abandoning the taste of forbiddance.” Call it anything you want: I think you’ll love the set.

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Manuel Albarran’s Metal Couture photos feel to me like sexy Game of Thrones from the future as imagined by a punk rock Alexander McQueen. That’s sort of how I see it anyway, and no matter how you categorize these exquisite, painstakingly detailed photos, they’re some kind of sexy beautiful.

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Photographer Aleksey Kozlov and fashion designer Marina Khlebnikova: together they are the fetish fashion arts duo Aleksey & Marina.

Since 2004 they’ve worked in image advertising (fashion, beauty, glamour) photography, including pictorals for brands and calendars. The Petersberg, Russia based pair style the costumes, accessories and hair for their own photos.

Their main website has tons of amazing photo/photoshop nudes combining fantastical fashion, fetish and beautiful models, and I was pleased to find a gallery of wallpapers (and there’s a separate wallpapers gallery on the Calendars site).

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Image: Crabapple’s “Impossible Couture” photo/art collaboration with Najva Sol for Filthy Gorgeous Things.

Artist, activist and co-founder of the amazing Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School – the extraordinary Molly Crabapple has an essay in Vice that’s well worth reading. Here’s a snip from The World of a Professional Naked Girl:

(…) I was 20. I’d been working as a naked model for two years. Back in the early aughts, there was a flourishing semi-legit business for girls like me, based off Craigslist and OneModelPlace. Girls too short, fat or plain to be legit models, unwilling to give the “fuck you” to convention it takes to be in legit porn, would pose for amateur photographers. We called them GWCs, or Guys with Cameras. They paid 100 bucks an hour.

We showed up in their hotel rooms. We posed on their beds. We told each other who was a good guy and who was a sociopath, knowing full well that if a GWC raped us, the police would do nil. A girl I knew was working as a bondage model. The photographer threatened to kill her. She wept. He let her go. When she went to the police, they shrugged her off. The photographer later murdered a model.

Surrounded by eggs and softboxes, I was doing my best to escape the trajectory of art school-retail-professional failure that, as a broke student at a bad school, I was marked out for. I wanted to make money fast, shove it into my business and then get out of here. I was young, which meant I had nothing to interest people with besides my looks. While those held out, I wanted to use them to get other, more versatile trading tokens. (…read more, vice.com)

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Fashion, sex, gender, androgyny, bisexuality, trans haute couture models smashing glass ceilings… StyleNoir’s Gender section is a treasure trove where you’ll find articles and photo editorials that explore how gender and orientation is perceived and represented in fashion, and beyond. There are op-eds about coming out as bisexual, they feature Lea T (a favorite here on TinyNibbles) and controversial androgyne model Andrej Pejic (the blonde person in this post’s main photo); Tilda Swinton gets a spotlight, and there is just way too much androgynous, queerly delicious eye candy for me to not *need* to share this with you. YUM.

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This is Zahia Dehar (famous for once being an underage sex worker in a European football scandal) with male model Jakub Zelmanshot in Dehar’s own Fall/Winter 2012/13 lingerie collection – shot by one of my all-time faves, Ellen von Unwerth.

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A dive into Hurricane by 30 Seconds To Mars

22 August 2012
Hurricane by 30 Seconds To Mars came out about a year and a half ago, but it had a lot of stops and starts - which might be why you might have missed it. In fact, people are still unpacking the controversy, deep layers and imagery around one of the […]
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[Video] Kanye West’s fashion porn for Anja Rubik’s 25 Magazine

29 June 2012
Above is the just-released video that Kanye West made for supermodel Aja Rubik's pet project 25 Magazine. When I saw the announcement about Rubik's magazine a while back, I was both excited (because, as you know, I post a lot of porn/couture hybrids) and frustrated (because the project had a […]
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Sex News: Google Glasses porn, latex couture Barbie, Keith Haring masturbation cups

28 June 2012
In a spontaneous collaboration with TUSH Magazine, Très Bonjour design team created the worlds finest latex couture Barbie for the Berlin Fashion Week charity project “Design with Barbie”. Latex Couture Barbie Goes Charity (Lust, Love & Latex) When Google announced its "Project Glass" eyeglasses were about to be made available to […]
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[Video] Selling Sex: Atsuko Kudo: Dressing for Pleasure

15 June 2012
From March 22 to June 1, SHOW Studio featured an incredible show - Selling Sex. There is so much online now that the show is over, it could literally take you all weekend and possibly beyond to investigate everything contributed by the dozens of artists, designers, filmmakers and more. I plan […]
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[Video] Anesthesia by Philip Riches

1 May 2012
I found Anesthesia by Philip Riches on Homotography in this post full of sexy-strange stills from the photoshoot. In my estimation, the video is eroto-couture icing.
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More Hotness from Exhibition #2 – Valerija Kelava, Chloe Memisevic, Leather and Horses

18 March 2012
I recently posted some sexy leather couture strappiness and nice nipplage in Anais Pouliot in Exhibition #2 - I now see that more erotic high-fashion photos from the pay-to-play magazine have made their way to one of my top fashion blogs. Delightfully, this happens to be their "leather" issue. Check out […]
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Anais Pouliot in Exhibition #2

18 March 2012
Bambi Attack has juicy large copies of the Exhibition #2 Magazine (Paris-based, purchase only) shoot featuring Anais Pouliot in sumptuous strappy leather couture. I approve of this message.
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Star Wars Inspired Latex Stormtrooper Fetish Catsuit

29 January 2012
I'm so excited to see that the Latex Stormtrooper Catsuit by the rubber couture designers at Shhh! is not a one-off (like this one), and is now for sale. It's not cheap (£510.00), but the Brighton, England company is one of the finest latex houses on the planet so you […]
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Latex Couture – Westward Bound’s 2012 Femme-A-Licious Collection Now Available

16 November 2011
For their 2012 collection (video preview above), UK designers Westward Bound have pulled out all the stops with their new 2012 Femme-A-Licious Collection and show why they're one of the top latex couture houses in the world. Corsets with clever attention to detail, mitts and glovelets too cute to pass […]
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Photography by Akif Hakan Celebi (Redux)

14 November 2011
Back in 2008 I became infatuated with the photography of Akif Hakan Celebi, though I was frustrated that the Hong Kong and Turkey based photographer's Flickr stream was sporadically updated. No matter; as much as I still hold out hope for Flickr I know it's not a place to put […]
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Extreme Tightlacing in Corsets: The Discipline of Fashion by Steven Meisel

21 October 2011
Fashion photographer Steven Meisel took model Stella Tennant to fetish extremes for a recent Vogue Italy shoot, The Discipline of Fashion. Yes, that's actually Tennant's waist tightlaced into haute couture corsetry for fashion's sake. Don't fret if you're unfamiliar with corset fetish and tightlacing. It has nothing to to with […]
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Occupy Condoms, Rihanna Undressed, Gaga Bondage, DIY Googlher Vibrator [Sex News]

11 October 2011
A new sizzling nearly-naked shoot for Esquire magazine declares Rihanna as the sexiest woman alive. Rihanna Naked Pictures and Video - Esquire Sexiest Woman Alive 2011 (Esquire US) Occupy Condoms say it all in a neat little package while affording young protestors the protection they need to stay safe in the […]
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Dear Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival: Fuck Off

20 September 2011
In September 12th's Sex News roundup, I included an item from a LiveJournal post about the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival and the WordPress blog GenderTrender that recently outed a number of transgender women in the interest of enforcing the festival's anti-trans attendee policy - photos, legal names and known names, […]
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The WANT List: Fang Banger Cock Ring, Whip Me Stockings, Vibrators for Engineers

28 August 2011
This WANT post begins with a sponsor shout-out: they're ahead of their time, but not too far in the future - PV Locker is pioneering storage for individual porn file collections. Click over and check it out! I need these. NEED. Stockings by Agent Provocateur: Whip Me Stockings ($70, click above […]
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