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  1. How To Choose PVC Clothing

    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.

    Above: Find out the difference between latex and PVC in this video by bondage expert, Jess Wilde.


    Why choose PVC?

    • Doesn’t require shining like latex fabric, maintaining a shiny surface without any additional assistance.
    • Traps heat, allowing you to stay warm even when wearing tiny outfits.
    • Water resistant and can be wiped clean.
    • Easier to care for than both latex and leather as it is a synthetic fabric that doesn’t require nurturing.
    • Cheaper than latex or leather
    • Can be worn by people with latex allergies
    • Can easily be mixed and matched with other PVC garments

    How to choose the best PVC outfit for you

    • Choose which part of your body you'd like to show off. By selecting a style that accentuates your favourite body part, you're bound to feel more comfortable!
    • Get the right fit. Because most PVC garments are designed to be figure-hugging, and aren't always as stretchy as other fabrics, make sure that you're wearing the size you actually are, rather than the size you want to be. Check the customer reviews or contact our Customer Care team if you're not sure what the best fit would be.
    • Start small. If you're not sure whether PVC is the fabric for you, get something small like a bralet or a skirt that can easily be paired with other materials first. Then, if you like it, you can grab that PVC catsuit.

    Our pick of the best PVC clothes

    If you're still not sure which PVC garment is best for you, then check out our top recommendations.

    1. Black Level PVC Balcony Bra

      Black Level PVC Balcony Bra

      Start off simple with this underwired PVC bra.

    2. Black Level PVC Underbust Corset and G-String

      Black Level PVC Underbust Corset

      Cinch in your waist with this underbust corset.

    3. Black Level PVC Underbust Corset and G-String

      Black Level PVC Zip Front Bralet

      Discover a fetish take on a fashion classic.

    4. Sexy PVC and Mesh Hourglass Mini Dress

      PVC and Mesh Hourglass Dress

      Whittle the look of your waist in an instant.

    1. Black Level PVC Zip-Up Skater Skirt

      Black Level PVC Zip Skater Skirt

      A flattering flared shape makes this skirt stand out.

    2. PVC Cat Mask with Ears

      PVC Cat Mask with Ears

      Why not add a little PVC to your accessories?

    3. Black Level PVC French Maid Outfit

      Black Level PVC French Maid Outfit

      Try adding some PVC to your roleplay wardrobe.

    4. Black Level PVC Catsuit with Full Length Zip

      Black Level PVC Full Length Catsuit

      Go all out in a skintight catsuit.

    View all of our Fetish Clothing

    Need more help?

    You can Contact Customer Care, who will be able to help you find the right lingerie. You can send an email any time, and telephone or live chat to an experienced advisor from 8am-10pm Monday-Friday and 8am-4pm Saturday.

    The other great place to look for people's advice on lingerie is on the Lovehoney Forum, where our community is on hand 24/7 to give their opinions and tips.

    Contact Lovehoney Customer Care | Visit The Lovehoney Forum


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