Trust Us, You'll Love These Sex Toys From Women-Owned Sex Shops

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Valentine's Day is coming... are you?

Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and what better way to show yourself or your partner some love than by gifting them with a sex toy that's guaranteed to satisfy, and, unlike a box of chocolates, will keep on giving. Instead of purchasing these gifts through Amazon or one of the other large male-owned corporations, why not support a women-owned business with wholesome values and initiatives? We did our research and found a list of amazing women-owned sex shops that promote sexual health, pleasure, and empowerment, and also happen to have some pretty awesome sex toys available!

If you're in the market for a vibrator, sex toy, or lingerie, we encourage you to put your money where your 'you know what' is, and support one of these female-fronted retailers! This list even includes our top picks from each of the vendors, so you can easily find the perfect gift for yourself or your loved one.

Before you continue, we'd like to let you know that this list may contain affiliate links, meaning we may collect a commission if you decide to click through and make a purchase.

1. Babeland

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The first Babeland store was opened in 1993 in response to the lack of women-friendly sex shops in Seattle. The store offers top quality products, a pleasant place to shop, and most of all information and encouragement to people who want to explore their sexuality. The store's popularity led to three more stores in New York, plus a thriving and educational website.

Our pick: Le Wand Petit ($139.99)

Why we love it: This best-selling petite, powerful wand vibrator features a soft, flexible silicone head, and is small enough to remain portable and discrete.

2. Bellesa Boutique

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Shop the best sex toys for women online from BBoutique. Their carefully curated collection includes sex toys, vibrators, dildos, couples toys, and more.

Our pick: Air by Belessa ($119)

Why we love it: The Air unveils for the first time ever Bellesa’s Cinetic Suction Technology. Powerful negative pressure waves envelope and stimulate the clit through the silicone jet with unprecedented magnetism.

3. Come As You Are

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Come As You Are is the world's only worker-owned co-operative sex shop, and they have a fundamentally anti-capitalist and feminist approach to sexual pleasure, health, and education.

Our pick: Peace Lily Toys Spadix ($135)

Why we love it: The Spadix is Peace Lily Toys' super sleek g-spot stimulator with the perfect amount of curve and thickness. This is a great beginner toy - very approachable - and one thing that's amazing about glass is that you can have it warm or chilled depending on your taste!

4. Good Vibrations

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Good Vibrations believes that pleasure is each person's birthright and that education opens the door to sexual health, comfort, and authentic expression for everyone. Since 1977 Good Vibrations has provided the best available pleasure and sex-related products paired with accurate and trusted sex information in a safe, comfortable and shame-free environment.

Our pick: Naughty Bits Just The Tip Vibrator ($34.99)

Why we love it: The Just the Tip bullet proves that sometimes a little bit can go a long way. This easy-to-operate mini vibe really steps up with its 10 vibration, pulsation and escalation functions. It fits between your fingers and provides pinpoint stimulation to all your favorite external erogenous zones. Don’t be deceived by the floral pattern and miniature size, this vibe is a petite powerhouse.

5. She Bop

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Evy Cowan and Jeneen Doumitt opened She Bop in November of 2009 with the objective of creating an adult boutique specializing in non-toxic body-safe toys, exceptional books, and quality sensuality products.

Our pick: Dame Fin ($75)

Why we love it: Fin is a small, versatile vibrator that will change you and your partner's sex life. Worn between the fingers to add stimulating vibration to touch, this USB rechargeable toy is equipped with three steady vibration settings. Fin feels like a part of your hand, so it's easy to incorporate into the action!

6. Sugar

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Sugar is a lesbian-owned, multi-gender operated, for-profit, mission-driven sex toy store. They live and breathe to help you celebrate your sexuality with shameless joy, passion, and fun!

Our pick: Forto Thruster ($225)

Why we love it: The Forto Thruster has a rumbly motor that moves the head of the toy back and forth up to 1/2" in 7 different speeds. Which provide a sensation of intermittent pressure on your g spot. Its textured, 5.5" long and 1.7" wide shaft, also heightens internal stimulation and gives feeling of fullness.

7. Good For Her

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Good For Her is Toronto’s cozy, comfortable place where people of all genders, sexes, orientations and desires can find a variety of high-quality sex toys, books, DVDs, workshops, great advice and much more.

Our pick: Hitachi Magic Wand Plus ($99)

Why we love it: 100%, unquestionably THE best-loved vibrator in history (it's been around since 1968, if you can believe it!) Aside from a silky body-safe silicone head and four steady speeds, this plug-in inception of the Magic Wand offers extreme, unsurpassed, totally reliable power. The Magic Wand Plus sets itself apart not only in terms of incredible power, but also in terms of how lightweight and easily maneuvered it is!

8. Overkink

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Overkink is an online adult sex toy and lingerie shop started by Jaycee Chester to normalize sex-positivity in the black community. Overkink hopes to emphasize the importance of self-love, safe sex, and basic body care.

Our pick: Perks Ex-3 Dual Vibrator and Clitoral Stimulator ($77.99)

Why we love it: For the ladies who want it all , this ones for you. The powerful G-Spot and Clitoral Dual Vibrator offers intensely powerful vibrations targeted at both erogenous zones to provide maximum and total satisfaction. Its sleek yet robust design offers a deeply satisfying and filling sensation.

9. Soft Spot

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Soft Spot is a place to discreetly explore different ways to spice up your sex life. Soft Spot isn’t just limited to individuals in relationships. Items can be used for solo action. Soft Spot helps to build intimacy & self-confidence.

Our pick: Metallic Gem Dildo ($15)

Why we love it: If you like the classic, traditional way of doing things, the seamless shape of the Metallic Gem Dildo works every time. With powerful speeds, this affordable vibrator is a thing of beauty in whatever color you choose.

10. iCandi

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iCandi is a trendsetting online adult pleasure product store, offering first-rate products and exceptional customer service to shoppers from the comfort of their own homes.

Our pick: Eureka Silicone Penis Ring ($60)

Why we love it: Eureka is a stretchy and comfortable vibrating couple’s enhancer ring that offers a contouring shape to nestle into her where it matters most, and features pleasure ridges to amp up the fun.

11. The Smitten Kitten

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The Smitten Kitten is a progressive sex toy store for people of all genders and orientations. Selling non-toxic, body-friendly sex toys and gear since 2003.

Our pick: California Exotic Novelties Clit Exciter ($27.99)

Why we love it: Enduringly popular for its strong vibrations, handy shape, and colorful, sparkly casing, the Clit Exciter features a slim profile that allows it to fit unobtrusively between two bodies—perfect for clitoral stimulation during sex!

Let's Keep the Conversation Going

Don't forget to check out our directory of women-owned businesses at women.net to keep on supporting women!

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