Southwest LeatherSIR, Southwest Leatherboy, and Arizona Ms Leather

Via press release Master Onyxe, Arizona Ms. LeatherGeorge Saltzman, SouthwestLeatherSir and boy Bamm-Bamm,Southwest Leatherboy 2012 at Leatherin the Desert. (Photo by Dan Fabrici) During the inaugural Leather in the Desert weekend, held March 1-4 2012 in Phoenix, AZ, George Saltzman won Southwest LeatherSIR 2012, boy Bamm-Bamm became Southwest Leatherboy 2012, and Master Onyxe became Arizona…

Celebrate Steak and Oral day @ GD2! Wed., Mar. 14

Come out to GD2 to celebrate Steak and Blow Job Day – although we like to call it steak and oral day because we know our female members love a good licking with their meat! Our last weeknight date night was a rousing success with tons of people in attendance to enjoy all that GD2…

Gerber/Hart Library moves to Rogers Park

Gerber/Hart Library   Great news! We have now finalized plans to move to our new home. Gerber/Hart Library and Archives will soon be located in Clark Point Plaza at 6500 North Clark Street. We plan on moving at the end of April.“In 1998 we moved to the Granville location knowing that we would eventually outgrow…

Rubbermen March Newsletter

Chicago Rubbermen Newsletter March Bar NightOur next bar night is on St. Patrick’s Day this year! I’m sure you think of rubber when you think of St. Pat’s Day (clearly) so we’ve added a liquid latex demo to the evening. Come out to Touche (click here for a map) on Saturday, March 17 starting at…

Leather Archives & Museum financial statements show a successful 2011 and trim 2012

Via press release The Leather Archives & Museum has released its operating budget for the 2012 fiscal year and an unaudited preliminary 2011 financial statement, both of which reveal lean budgets with low overhead costs and optimal programming outlays. 2012 Operating BudgetThe $165,000 2012 budget will be used to create new exhibitions, digitize existing materials,…

Rough Crowd March 11: The Feet!

Yes, Bastinado, the art of beating the foot. Incredibly potent, and traditionally practiced with a stick, whip, length of wire, rubber hose – anything painful, really. Being Rough Body Play folks, we’re going to look at hitting their feet with… us. Skin-on-skin, body to body.Like the thought of your feet getting hit? Or hitting someone’s…