, we had plenty of reasons to pick 2017 as the year we kicked off Glamour's Sex Toy Awards.Sex tech is predicted to be a multi-billion dollar industry by 2020, and more women than ever are launching their own companies to challenge how we view our sexual health.It comes in classic () and rechargeable (above, 5), but just one use of either and you'll see why some devotees call it "the Cadillac of vibrators.""The textured head and surprisingly robust motor on the travel-size and affordable Doc Johnson Pocket Rocket (right, starting at ) has earned this little vibrator a dedicated following.
' True, but even more beautiful is what it does: The Soraya works like a rabbit vibrator, combining internal, G-spot stimulation with clitoral vibrations.
It's surprisingly powerful for how pretty it is—it's one of Lelo's best-sellers—and while it's not exactly cheap, if you're looking to make an investment you could do much worse than something from this Swedish company.
No matter what you're into or how you identify, Kate Sloan, founder of the sex-ed and toy-review site Girly Juice.net, recommends three toys for exploring the possibilities.
Do you—literally."This flexible vibrator from sex-tech start-up Mystery Vibe ($179) is hyper-adaptable and can be bent in almost any position.
Below, you'll find our experts' picks for the best vibrators, accessories, and more— from the latest sexy tech innovations to the all-time classic "Cadillac of vibrators." We hope you have as much fun reading the Sex Toy Awards as we had reporting them.
First things first: Do vibrators always have to look so damn explicit?I also really like the What's In Your Box ( for a month), a more affordable monthly option that puts an emphasis on women's sexual health."By talking openly about sexuality, pleasure, prevention, and consent, we eliminate shame, normalize the conversation and empower all women to achieve the sex life they desire," reads their site.The best part about Soraya's sleek, modern look, though, is how you could totally leave it on a living room end table and play it off as modern art." to buy pleasure products can be overwhelming.There's a case to be made for going to a sex toy store, or purchasing online, but even then the sheer amount of options is staggering. That's why, when I'm in the mood for something new, I love an adult subscription box.There's also the Nooky Box ( per quarter), a fun and highly approachable choice with products perfect for sex toy novices.