• Starter Kit...

    MacAodh [sign in to see picture]
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    Hi all,

    My girlfriend and I have been going out for a few years and have, at times, experimented with different things like mild bondage. Over the last year our sex life has suffered quite a bit. This is more due to external reasons more then anything else. We're going on a road trip in a while and I wanted to buy some stuff to make it more interesting and bring a little spice to our life...

    I started with the idea of getting a board game like monogamy (seams the one most people recommend) but now am thinking of getting a few things. At the moment i'm thinking:

    Rope - rather then handcuffs, more useful...

    Eye mask - Scarve, other ones you can always see out of

    Ben wa balls - She's wanted to try them for a while...

    Whip/Paddle - Nothing that will hurt too much but could be used for a little fun.

    Any suggestions? Also, is there starter kits like this? I know you can get ones purely for tieing someone up but is there more general ones you can get?

    Cheers all

    Alicia D'amore [sign in to see picture]
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    If you're looking at bondage play, the Bondage Boutique range is fab!

    We have this paddle http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=15736 the suede side is very soft for beginners and the leather side is nice and cooling (though a little sharp to use for spanking for me, it's fab for stroking).

    For tie up, we use lengths of ribbon for tying wrists and ankles - much gentler on the skin.

    We also have a length or lace which we use to wrap around my fellas balls - he really likes the idea of being tugged gently in the right direction when I'm "in charge" though it's usually him who's in charge!

    Also a feather is amazing for sensory play - blindfold your lady and drag a feather like this http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=15808 over her body and she'll love you forever!

    In terms of actual "starter kits" I'd say the nicest touch is putting something together yourself! If you want to give a gift to your partner you could include some lovely little bits for her too like this http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=11492 some candles, and lush lovelies wrapped in paper with the kinky things you're planning - making it personal will make all the difference.


    ida [sign in to see picture]
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    The sliquid flavoured lubes are an absolute must have! And one of the little ID silicone ones are pretty lovely too :) lube makes everything better. And maybe a couple of disposable cock rings and a little bullet for play?

    Also massage bars are much better than oils when you're travelling, Lush do some seriously yummy ones my favourites the strawberry it smells divine!

    Have a lovely trip!

    Alicia D'amore [sign in to see picture]
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    Just spotted this:


    Might be of interest


    Ilovemyman [sign in to see picture]
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    HIya all of the abouve sound great! I can't reccomend Manogamy highly enough! It's a fantastic game! Have fun! xx

    CurlyCoupleWife [sign in to see picture]
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    If you're looking for something multi fuctional I'd recommend this flogger - really soft and sensual but you can get quite a thud with it if you swing it hard enough - never a sharp sting. It was on our first order through lovehoney & many orders later it's still a favourite.


    CurlyCoupleWife [sign in to see picture]
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    I agree with ilmm - I love Monogamy too - a great way to enjoy hours of each other's saucy company & AdnaW is right Bondage boutique is both affordable & quality.

    Just spotted this which might be of interest (not tried it myself so cannot recommend) but it has an eyemask and a crop


    or maybe this one if you're after a ready-made kit


    I have to say though, hubby and I quite enjoy shopping for things bit-by-bit - the actual act of sitting down and shopping together can be quite a turn-on

    Postillionager [sign in to see picture]
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    I can certainly recommend suede things; very sensual and tactile, all sorts of teasing and stroking sensations, and you can get a really good spank without causing any damage. Brilliant!!

    KittyPurry [sign in to see picture]
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    The we-vibe looks amazing for couples, is something a bit different and has some great reviews: http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=14504

    If you're getting some ben-wa type balls as a gift I reccomend these Lelo ones ... they're super luxurious and feel lovely: http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=12689

    Bondage tape is fun, kinky and versatile (you can use it for bondage or to make naughty latex outfits): http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=12693

    Glass dildos look beautiful and feel great and you can experiment with temperature play by putting them in the fridge or warm water: http://www.lovehoney.co.uk/product.cfm?p=11681

    Hope this give you some ideas and I hope you have a great trip


    Wizzie86 [sign in to see picture]
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    I would definitely recommend the we-vibe, I have the original and it's great. The ID flavoured lubes are nice, strawberry & kiwi seems to be the most popular although I like the passion fruit. You could even buy a packet of mini lubes like the durex sensations or the ID lube pack so you can see where the mood takes you. Massage candles or oils are a must! I really like the lovers choice massage creams and also the Earthly Body glow oils. You could buy a massager (I like the Tracey Cox massager ) or a bullet vibe...

    Postillionager [sign in to see picture]
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    Hi Wizzie, is that a new photo? Looking good!! :)

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