Gay Leather Scene Tones Down From HardCore to Dress-Up
By Michael Musto
Dec. 22, 2015
For a warm Saturday evening in November, about 800 homosexual males putting on harnesses as well as other products made of leather collected at Brut, a celebration held at Santos Party home in Lower Manhattan.
Mostly inside their 20s and 30s, the guys danced to house that is pounding, flirted in a romantic lounge underneath the party flooring and ogled two beefy go-go guys gyrating on bins. Tops came down, but fabric harnesses stayed on through the night, as Brut bills it self as brand New Yorks just month-to-month leather-based celebration.
If the celebration had been presenting the leather-based scene to more youthful homosexual guys that has never ever been aware of the Village individuals, it underscored a social change: The leather-based scene has lost a lot of its overt sadomasochistic advantage, and it is now more info on putting on a costume.
Im using a harness from Nasty Pig a clothing that is sex-oriented in Chelsea but Im perhaps not part of the leather-based community, said Joseph Alexiou, 31, a journalist in nyc, who had been using a rest through the party flooring. This celebration is launching fabric in a great way that does not appear therefore severe. (más…)