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The femme fatale & the beauty of tight binding (NSFW)

Connective, sensual, sexual, the practice of Kinbaku-bi is an aesthetic art, one who’s literal translation “the beauty of tight binding” only serves to reinforce, as if needed, its visually striking and highly erotic appeal. Abandoning herself to the Japanese way, Fredau does bondage with conviction, her femme fatale character pouring life into darkness, her physique carefully garnished with simple yet intricate patterns of thin rope.…
NSFW Photo gallery included.

A poem without words, a song without the notes

“A poem without words, a song without notes, a drawing without shapes.” How can it all sound so beautifully broken, so fragmentary and yet so perfectly whole? The illustrated answer comes from Gabor Marton, who, in lensing the marvelous Melanie Pareja, pours poetry into stunning imagery, each photograph gifted with a soul, a silhouette, a meaning. Cast in shadow, and then in soft light, painted…
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton
Melanie Pareja by Gabor Marton

13 most iconic swimwear moments in film

They’re equal parts summer necessities and statements of style waiting to be made, and as long as the sun and the beach keep calling, they are more than ready to provide the incentive and ensure that a lady’s shoreline style is flawless. We’re talking swimwear, both sultry bikinis and sexy one-pieces, but the iconic kind that became legendary throughout the decades, as sported by the…

9 ultra-hot bikinis from Miami Swim Week

Why settle for the ordinary when you can always taste a bit of the extraordinary just waiting to happen? Looking ahead to spring / summer 2016, Miami Swim Fashion Week brings about a fresh wave of inspiration, alongside a super-sexy selection of on-trend bikini styles about as dreamy as a summer day. Below, the 8 ultra-hot bikinis from Miami Swim Week you absolutely have to…

How to match your shoes to your suit

It takes having a little bit more than a closet full of impeccably tailored suits, or an impressive collection of timeless accessories in order to rightfully represent the league of extraordinary dapper gentlemen. In the end it will always be the mix of tradition and modern taste, of poise, class and quality, of elegance and effortlessness the one to lead to the most impeccable results…

A simple, cool menswear look you can easily recreate

Some guys fear that dressing stylishly means having to go over the top. Menswear editor and permanent fixture of the fashion week scene, Simone Marchetti, knows full well that’s not the case. This street style look photographed in Paris proves all: simple and clean, all you need to replicate it is a cool printed tee and a sharp black suit.

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