Now, the store sells sexy outfits, candy underwear, sex toys and novelty items, and wares here are blessedly a bit cheaper than what you might find at Babeland or Shag. Come in for the corsets, leave for the candy. The Pleasure Chest has two locations in Manhattan: Purple Passion is located at West 20th Street between 7th and 8th Aves in Chelsea , purplepassion. Begin Slideshow Photographed by Megan Madden. Please sells the usual vibrators and cock-rings, but also glass dildos, educational body books for tweens! Shag is located at Roebling Street between North 5th and 6th Streets in Williamsburg, Brooklyn , weloveshag. Though pieces here are a bit expensive, the quality is excellent, hence The Leather Man's rep as this city's go-to spot for leather goods. We ran out of there after about 10 minutes, utterly confused as to what all that rubbery, wiggly, strange-shaped stuff was for. The gap between what we learned in sex ed and what we're learning through sexual experience is big — way too big. It's still one of the city's top spots for swanky sex stuff, selling high-end vibrators, bondage gear, massage oils, lubricants, DVDs, and the like. Whether you're a native New Yorker who has yet to explore this side of the city, or an out-of-towner thinking of taking a trip to the Big Apple to see everything it has to offer, you'll find your perfect destination ahead. Some of these have been made famous, but a majority are local favorites that come ha! And, like any high quality sex boutique, The Pleasure Chest offers a wide range of kinky classes, with topics like performance anxiety, anal and strap-on techniques on tap. Gothamist is now part of WNYC, a nonprofit organization that relies on its members for support. This roundup's lone entry on the Sex and the City tour is that thing really still going? This five-year-old East Flatbush shop is another good spot for sex toy virgins—it was founded by a mother and daughter for the explicit purpose of bolstering the benefits of healthy sex in a neighborhood that lacked such an outlet.