Tag Archives: History

#beboldforchange: How Sh! Helped Change the Female Pleasure Game

This year’s International Women’s Day theme of ‘Be Bold for Change’ got us thinking about the times in Sh!’s herstory when we were bold, when we were determined to make a change, despite men ( and yes, mostly it *was* men) telling us that this was not a mould to be broken. The sex industry today … Continue reading #beboldforchange: How Sh! Helped Change the Female Pleasure Game

The Victorians and Masturbation Hysteria

As we hope you remember this May is Masturbation Month! In a world where 44% of women will happily admit to using a sex toy (and for the other 56%, Masturbation May might be a nice time to start!) it’s hard to imagine strapping a device to your genitals to actively prevent your going to … Continue reading The Victorians and Masturbation Hysteria

Happy Birthday to Sh! – Read some of our best Sh! stories

Today is Sh’s 24th birthday! Since 1992 we have been helping women to enjoy happy, healthy sex lives. A trip around London’s sex shops in the early 90’s revealed that women were simply not being catered to.  Sh! was founded with just £700 and the dream of creating an inviting space with clued-up, sensitive staff. Somewhere … Continue reading Happy Birthday to Sh! – Read some of our best Sh! stories