Mister B: end of an era, start of something new Store moving from the iconic Warmoesstraat to the Prinsengracht

Mister B: end of an era, start of something new Store moving from the iconic Warmoesstraat to the Prinsengracht

The world famous leather store Mister B is going to move shop. It is leaving the iconic Warmoesstraat, once the leather street for gay men in Europe. As of the 1st of September this year, Mister B will set up shop at the Prinsengracht 192. With this move, only a few leather stores and pubs stay behind in the Warmoesstraat. Why moving away after almost 25 years? This move comes to many as a shock….

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Leather Friends Netherlands wants to invigorate the leather scene

Leather Friends Netherlands wants to invigorate the leather scene

Leather Friends Netherlands (LFN) is a new initiative to re-invigorate the leather scene. LFN launched at the beginning of the year at a drink at The Web. The aim of LFN is to energize the leather scene in Amsterdam. They will do that with regular activities, where people who have an interest in the leather scene can get into contact with leather men and learn about the leather culture. Leather Friends Netherlands born out of a need…

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For the love of leather and the art of making clothes with it Interview with Robin Pennings

For the love of leather and the art of making clothes with it Interview with Robin Pennings

As you stroll through Amsterdam you may come across many gay and leather businesses. But you may also come across areas in the city where a number of gay businesses had once stood. Some of these areas were at one time identified by the sheer collection of gay and lesbian artisans and shop-owners there. One such area in particular is the negen straatjes or ‘9 little streets’. This is an area of small shopping streets…

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Leather Pride 2017 – our picks Action, sale, parties and contests

Leather Pride 2017 – our picks Action, sale, parties and contests

The 2017 edition of Leather Pride Amsterdam is the last weekend of October. In those three days from 271th till 29th of October, the many bars, clubs, shops, party organizers and other organizations put together a large number of activities. Think about get togethers, workshops, the election of Mister Leather or Mister Puppy. If you visit everything you can, you probably need at least a week to recuperate. We chose some noteworthy events from the…

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Amsterdam Fetish Pride 2017 A weekend full of activities

Amsterdam Fetish Pride 2017 A weekend full of activities

What’s happening? Be ready! It’s the annual Amsterdam Festish Pride! A range of activities to make sure you have a weekend to remember. Just think Fetish in the Mix, Dutch Rubberman, Cruise Control and Invasion Party. Who’s organising and where? Eagle Amsterdam and Dirty Dicks have the pleasure of organsing this year’s Fetish Pride. Main party (if that’s the right word) is on May 27th in Amsterdam Noord’s Undercurrent. A location for up to 1200…

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