Tag: International Mr. Leather

Ralph Bruneau wins IML 2017, Pawlish wins IMBB 2017

International Mr. Bootblack 2017 Ryan “Pawlish” Garner-Carpenter and International Mr. Leather 2017 Ralph Bruneau (Photo courtesy of IML) CHICAGO — Ralph Bruneau, Mr. GNI Leather 2016, of Los Angeles won International Mr. Leather 2017 at Chicago’s Auditorium Theatre on Sunday, May 28. Ryan “Pawlish” Garner-Carpenter of Cincinnati was named International Mr. Bootblack. Ralph came out…

Event calendar for IML weekend fills up

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CHICAGO — The Windy City goes all leather during International Mr. Leather (IML) over Memorial Day weekend. Along with the contest at IML itself, businesses and organizations throw parties and events across the city. Here’s a list of what we’ve found so far. May 24 IML/IMBB 2017 Meet & Greet Join us in welcoming IML…

Region sends off contestants to IML

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CHICAGO — Titleholders from across the Midwest and Great Lakes are getting ready for International Mr. Leather at the end of May in Chicago. Be sure to support your local titleholder as they head off to vie for IML 2017. May 7 Pup Chomper’s IML Kickoff Party 1 PM until… Join former Mr. Wisconsin Leather…

Judges announced for International Mr. Leather 2017

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CHICAGO  – The Executive Committee of International Mr. Leather is pleased to announce the Judges and Tally Masters for International Mr. Leather 2017 and International Mr. Bootblack 2017: The Judges for the International Mr. Leather competition are as follows: David “Tigger” Bailey, Howell, NJ – International Mr. Leather 2016 Aaron Michael Laxton, St. Louis, MO…

Interview with Mr 501 Eagle 2016, Eric Masters

INDIANAPOLIS – Eric Masters is Mr 501 Eagle 2016 and the new executive director of Team Friendly Indiana, an organization committed to breaking down the stigma of HIV. As Mr 501 Eagle, he is invested in bridging the gap between new and older generations of leathermen and encouraging a celebration of diversity in the leather…

Live coverage of International Mr. Leather!

CHICAGO — In case you didn’t know, the Den has a Facebook page. And we took advantage of the option to broadcast live during International Mr. Leather. Miss the coverage? Don’t have Facebook? Don’t worry. Here’s all the videos our reporter Butch Prandium broadcast to our page. Enjoy!    

IML 38 – Pecs and Personality

CHICAGO — So it’s a Saturday night on Memorial Day weekend. what’s a puppy to do other than go check out 59 hot men in leather jockstraps and harnesses? These men have to answer a question that may embarrass the hell out of themselves or a judge or, who are we kidding make the entire…

IML 2016 Saturday – The party continues

CHICAGO — IML 2016 rolled forward with the first full day on Friday. The big things for the day were the bootblack first shine, the opening of the leather market and the IML Opening Ceremonies. Saturday is full speed ahead for activities. Some of the highlights at the are the People of Color Leather Caucus…