What makes a sex shop online truly great? What raises an sex toy shop from your everyday supply depot to a shop you can’t wait to get into? All the regular retail essentials need to be there: Good prices, quality, selection, customer service. But the stores that make it into the Hall of Fame all have something more; they have passion for their work. And their work, God bless them, is to give all of us more interesting sex lives. The list is ordered by age of company, not ranked by quality.
The originator of the “clean well-lit” sex shop, Good Vibrations is both the oldest and the largest sex shop in the Hall of Fame. Now with four retail locations and extensive on line and paper catalogues, Good Vibes is a great place to go for product exclusives and firstlys, their website is also a wealth of friendly, no attitude, and accessible sex information.
Founded online in the 80s, before the web existed, I first learned about The Stockroom from friends who were blind and raved about its honest and detailed text descriptions of products. I checked it out and was hooked. With more of a focus on BDSM, but a nice overall selection, The Stockroom combines a utilitarian approach to site layout with a deviant attention to detail in product lines. Rare in the Hall of Fame, this site also features lots of sexy photos of individuals who love