1. retroreverbs:

The Leatherman’s Handbook by Larry Townsend (1977 edition).

    retroreverbs:

    The Leatherman’s Handbook by Larry Townsend (1977 edition).

  2. leatherarchives:

It’s May 1st which means today we start our countdown to International Mr. Leather in photos and history. Today, 1979, the Winners Circle.  David Kloss The Brig San Francisco, California IML 1979 Durk Dehner American Uniform Association Los Angeles, California First Runner-Up Jesse Capello Lafitte in Exile / Corral Bar New Orleans, Louisiana Of course there was no jockstrap thing at that time, because everybody wore leather in full most of the time. You went out to the bar, you had your leather boots, you had the leather chaps, had the leather jacket, had the leather hat. ~ David Kloss

    leatherarchives:

    It’s May 1st which means today we start our countdown to International Mr. Leather in photos and history. Today, 1979, the Winners Circle.

    David Kloss
    The Brig
    San Francisco, California
    IML 1979

    Durk Dehner
    American Uniform Association
    Los Angeles, California
    First Runner-Up

    Jesse Capello
    Lafitte in Exile / Corral Bar
    New Orleans, Louisiana

    Of course there was no jockstrap thing at that time, because everybody wore leather in full most of the time. You went out to the bar, you had your leather boots, you had the leather chaps, had the leather jacket, had the leather hat. ~ David Kloss

  3. by Louis Malteste

    by Louis Malteste

  4. By Louis Maltestse

    By Louis Maltestse

  5. daria-malaria:

    AtomAge best fetish magazine ever 

  6. aruspices:

The Correct Sadist by Terence Sellers 
with six illustrations by Genesis P-Orridge 

    aruspices:

    The Correct Sadist by Terence Sellers 

    with six illustrations by Genesis P-Orridge 

  7. carrefouretrange:

Ed. SOGEDIDE, 1955. Art by Alex Pinon (scan)

    carrefouretrange:

    Ed. SOGEDIDE, 1955. Art by Alex Pinon (scan)

  8. thesefuckingteenagers:

Episode 116: We Can Get To Anywhere From Here
Listen slowly and see: Matt and Ryan listen to and discuss The Velvet Underground’s “The Velvet Underground & Nico.”
useful prep:
The Velvet Underground & Nico
Wikipedia: Velvet Underground (Band), The Velvet Underground & Nico,
Lyrics
The “Loop” experimental noise recording by Cale, and Reed’s own 1970s Experimental Noise Album
Reviews: Allmusic, Rolling Stone, Christgau, P4K
Warhol and The Factory on Wikipedia
Warhol’s screen tests of Reed, Nico, and Edie Sedgwick and Dylan
The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction on Wikipedia (Full Text)
and a super-deluxe spotify playlist

Some discussion of “Venus in Furs” and “Femme Fatale”

    thesefuckingteenagers:

    Episode 116: We Can Get To Anywhere From Here

    Listen slowly and see: Matt and Ryan listen to and discuss The Velvet Underground’s “The Velvet Underground & Nico.”

    useful prep:

    and a super-deluxe spotify playlist

    Some discussion of “Venus in Furs” and “Femme Fatale”

  9. leatherarchives:

Honcho magazine

December 1996

    leatherarchives:

    Honcho magazine

    December 1996

  10. (via image: Penelope Pitstop and the Hooded Claw) from Hanna Barbera’s “The Perils of Penelope Pitstop” (1969-71).

At least the Hooded Claw provided her with a pillow, proving he’s a conscientious top.

    (via image: Penelope Pitstop and the Hooded Claw) from Hanna Barbera’s “The Perils of Penelope Pitstop” (1969-71).

    At least the Hooded Claw provided her with a pillow, proving he’s a conscientious top.