Atsuko Kudo is at the forefront of latex couture. With global popularity, top line brand collaborations, and Paris runway appearances, the brand has set the standard for luxury latex. All bodies can rejoice, the “Bespoke Shop” on their website has their entire collection available for custom manufacturing for any size down to your specific measurements.
HIGHLIGHTS- Floor length ball gowns, trench coats, and other tailored pieces uncommon to latex
BABY LOVES LATEX
Functioning out of her uptown studio, designer Renee Masoomian is creating ornate hyper-feminine latex couture. This subsidiary brand of the designer’s namesake offers a fresh look at the material experimenting with weight, texture, and delicacy.
HIGHLIGHTS- The intricate latex lace is unparalleled.
The Baroness (named appropriately after it’s formidable owner) began as a small studio in 1994, marking the designer as the first of her kind in New York City. Over 20 years later, you can walk into their East Village boutique and find classic latex wears suited for both masc & femme clientele. A must have for latex beginners.
HIGHLIGHTS- Each piece is made in house and carries a lifetime guarantee.
HIGHLIGHTS- A Berlin staple with the widest range of masc variant latex we’ve seen, it surprises and delights. Femme section is small, but satisfies for basics & latex beginners.
HIGHLIGHTS- Out of this world latex fantasy hoods, a strong Leigh Bowery inspiration
DEAD LOTUS COUTURE
Dead Lotus Couture invites customers to live out whimsical fantasies in latex. Designer Nange Magro cites major influences being anime & manga, while drawing inspiration from animals, architect Gaudi, and the elements. The Dead Lotus brand encourages individuality and open-mindedness. It’s designed and produced for all body types.
HIGHLIGHTS- Fantastical statement pieces, transcends “club-wear”
When you think of latex fashion, the images that you’re dreaming of are probably Syren’s designs. As the absolute classic standard for latex, Syren has been servicing the LA area for over 20 years, marking it as Hollywood’s go-to brand for film, music, & fetish.
HIGHLIGHTS- All gender options, sustainable designs
HIGHLIGHTS- Textural trendy pieces attempting to defy latex’s innate fetishism. All items are made to order based on the customer’s measurements.
HIGHLIGHTS- The elegant latex lingerie brand we’ve always dreamed of.
HIGHLIGHTS- Latex reimagined, bridging the gap between bedroom fetishism, streetwear, & couture.