1. 6-ways-to-improve-missionary-sex

    Missionary sex doesn't get the credit it deserves. It gets dismissed as 'boring' and 'vanilla', when in reality it's a fundamental position in the Big Bumper Book of Bonking!

    Missionary position sees one partner lie on their back, whilst the other partner lies on top, penetrating them either vaginally or anally.

    We've got 6 ways to improve missionary sex here and, to save you from getting tangled up like you're playing a game of naked Twister, we've come up with a system.

    We've called the partner who is lying on their back the HP ('horizontal partner') and the partner who is riding up top the TP ('top partner').

    10-sexual-fetishes-you-never-heard-of2

    It's probably not a question that's likely to appear on University Challenge anytime soon but most people, when asked, could name a few fetishes.

    Foot fetishes are usually what springs to mind, followed by activities like bondage and S&M.

    But what is counts as a fetish? Well, a fetish is a type of sexual desire where gratification is linked to an object, type of clothing or part of the body.

    Thanks to the awesome power of the internet, and society becoming increasingly sex-positive, we know more about kinks and fetishes than we ever have before.

    That's why Lovehoney had to conduct some serious sexual research to find you these 10 Sexual Fetishes We Bet You've Never Heard Of!

    10-sexiest-movie-villains

    Truth, justice and saving the world? *yawn* How predictable!

    Why would anyone fall for the hero when it's the villain who's always far more interesting?

    Think of the antagonist in your favourite movie or TV series, and we guarantee they'll be way more seductive while walking on the wild side than the clean-cut leading lad or lass trying to clap them in handcuffs.

    After much deliberation, we've managed to rank 10 of the sexiest fictional characters ever to grace our TV screens.

    Without further ado, here are our favourite bad guys.

    Weird-Things-People-Used-to-Believe-About-Sex

    When I was a kid, I thought that people got pregnant just by sleeping in the same bed.

    To be fair to my younger self, I was on the right track, but my explanation was definitely missing a few crucial steps.

    We may all have believed something funny or illogical about sex before we were given The Talk by our parents or sex ed teacher – but that's nothing compared to what people have believed throughout the ages.

    Cornflakes, sneezing, pineapple juice, 'loose' vaginas – here are 12 weird things people once believed about sex!

    Lovehoney's 5 Best Valentine's Playlists

    When it comes to planning your sexy Valentine's evening, getting the setting right can be the difference between mind-blowing and mundane.

    Scented candles? Check. Clean sheets? Done. Sexy playlist? Hang on.

    Sure, it's easy enough to throw on your most-played tracks or your favorite 'Bangers 2017' , but you just can't trust that Spotify algorithm - no one needs to hear Call Me Maybe mid-coitus.

    (Not that there's anything wrong with that song getting you hot under the collar, of course - different strokes for different folks and all.)

    But not all sexy soundtracks are created equal, and everyone's definition of the perfect provocative playlist is different. So that's why we've created not one, not two, but five different sexy Valentine's playlists.

    From super-slow seduction tracks, to love-making ballads, to throbbing guitar riffs, we've got a playlist for every taste and occasion - and you can give them all a listen here.

    Are there any tunes that we missed? Which is your favorite playlist? Let us know in the comments below!

    Lovehoney Presents Sex Map USA

    Have you ever wondered whether New Yorkers like their dildos as supersized as their skyscrapers? Or what a San Franciscan's favorite flavor of lube is?

    Well, now, thanks to our amazing map of Sex in the USA, you can find out exactly how kinky your hometown is!

    Based on sex toy buying habits across the country, we've rated the sex factor of 250 of the biggest cities, and given you a sneak peak into what your fellow Americans are REALLY into.

    Not only that, but you can compare how your nearest city rates compares to your neighbors or rivals, and find out exactly which region shares your sexy interests, too.

    Intrigued? Just click here to find out where your city came in, see who made the top 10, and find your sexy city soulmate.

    Christmas Cock Bells

    From 'spider condoms' to 'parrot sale in India', we've had some pretty weird and wonderful searches on the Lovehoney website in the past year.

    Our top 101 searches left tears in the eyes of everyone at Lovehoney HQ, while our spooky Halloween edition caused a few shivers (not to mention raised eyebrows).

    So what better way to celebrate the holiday season than with a round-up of our favourite unique Christmas search terms?

    From typos, to very niche product requests, to copy-and-paste gone awry, we've rounded up 52 of our favourites to tickle your festive funny bone.

    All together now: "jingle boils, jingle boils, Christmas launderette..."

    Dildos

    Whether you've got a single toy hidden away in your night stand or a gigantic collection that's taking over your whole house, everyone has that one favorite toy they always find themselves coming back to.

    You know the one. The old reliable that you never can quite replace.

    But have you ever wondered - what does your favorite sex toy say about you?

    From the classic dildo to the beasty butt plug, we've looked at seven different sex toys, and what we think your preference could indicate about your personality.

    Halloween-Searches

    Remember when we shared our 101 Funniest Sex Toy Searches with you back in March?

    Well, now that October 31st is creeping closer and closer, we thought we'd do a Halloween version.

    There have been over 600,000 unique terms typed into the search box on our website in the past year.

    And some of them are a little... strange.

    "Handcoffins"? Sorry, we don't sell those (and we're a bit frightened)!

    Here are 54 of the scariest searches we found.

    Happy Halloween!

    halloween-shop-lingerie-costumes

    We're over halfway through October, which can mean only one thing: Halloween is almost here!

    And whether you've been counting down the days since last November 1st, or you're locking the doors and hunkering down to avoid trick-or-treaters, one thing's for sure: the internet is brimming with sexy Halloween costume possibilities.

    We've packed our new Halloween shop full of flirty costumes and spooky-style toys, but how can a night associated with ghouls, ghosts, and wee demon beasties be erotic?

    We're glad you asked.

    Here, we've collected our favourite Halloween-esque role play scenarios to take your night from frightful to delightful (without a drop of fake blood in sight).

    Don’t forget, before any role play, it’s always a good idea to agree on a safe word with your partner so that if things get too intense, you can cease play immediately.

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