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I found this little gem in San Donato market on the outskirts of Milan. It was published in the early 80s, a direct descendant of the Sexual Revolution in the 70s and Kama Sutra mania. It’s partly hysterical, partly quaint and a touch naff but there’s something about these images that have always appealed to me. Lord knows why! They have a strange beauty and I’ve always thought they would make an amazing theme for a beauty special. V. French Vogue. Enjoy the naffness!


I remember the scandal this caused, being a child of the 70s. Never got to see any of the films until I was much older, of course. Soft focus erotica… Softly sweet. Soft. Kind of feeling this. Not sure how it’ll translate or what it all means yet but its a different kind of sexiness. More sensual. A knowing innocence, if that make sense. Nothing hard and graphic. Just soft…