DOLLS IN JAPAN PART 2: Love Doll Funerals!

DOLLS IN JAPAN PART 2: Love Doll Funerals!

Welcome to the second instalment of the DOLLS IN JAPAN series part 2. Sorry I’ve been away for some time, but we’re back with another deep dive into Japanese love doll culture! Last time we looked at one interesting manifestation of the cultural acceptability in Japan... read more
DOLLS IN JAPAN: I WANT TO BE A LOVE DOLL

DOLLS IN JAPAN: I WANT TO BE A LOVE DOLL

Welcome to the first instalment of the DOLLS IN JAPAN series! Here, I’ll be taking regular deep dives into love doll culture in Japan. Everyone in the doll community (and doubtless many outsiders and curious folk besides) acknowledges the crucial role that Japanese... read more
Interview with Alex and his amazing GYNOID

Interview with Alex and his amazing GYNOID

How did you get here having an interest in dolls?   I am not entirely sure where the fascination began. But I do know it was when I discovered Real Doll, in probably early 2000’s that really cemented my interest. I recall seeing them and being amazed at the... read more
South Korea Sex Dolls at Football Stadium

South Korea Sex Dolls at Football Stadium

Fined for clothed dolls at a stadium, seriously? The South Korean K League team FC Seoul released a photoshoot of a small crowd at a weekend football game in mid-May. They were the only spectators in the entire stadium. The fans were dressed up in their in team... read more
Changing Gears on Sex Dolls

Changing Gears on Sex Dolls

There’s an interesting scene in the 1987 movie Mannequin. It’s a romantic comedy about a stylish young artist who makes a mannequin so beautiful that he falls in love with it. It’s another irreverent, comedic take on the ‘quirky’ subject of doll ownership. So you’ll... read more
Self-Quarantine With a Doll

Self-Quarantine With a Doll

There’s a pandemic on. Why don’t you – and hear me out here – get a sex doll? I mean, the thought isn’t entirely foreign to you, is it. You’ve heard about them, for one. You know it’s a done thing. By who? Well, we get members from the love doll community (that’s... read more