• Community

    We Give Back Wednesdays: Q Center

    Q Center

    On each Wednesday in June, 10% of our sales will go to the Q Center, the wonderful LGBTQ community center just around the corner from our North Portland location. The Q Center is an absolute gem of an organization; here’s their description of what they do: Q Center serves as Portland’s LGBTQ2SIA+ (Lesbian,…

  • Guides

    How to choose your first vibrator

    PicoBong Ako

    So you want to buy your first vibrator — or replace a crappy old one. It seems like a daunting task, we know! There are certainly a ton of options out there. But it’s not as difficult as it seems, and believe us, it can be fun and exciting once you’ve been pointed…

  • Community

    Our pledge to do better

    Empowerment, education, and community are three of She Bopโ€™s main values. We have stood by those values for ten years, but until recently, had neglected to look at the ways we have failed our community. We could have done better. We should do better. We pledge to do better. We did not question…

  • Burlesque Basics for the Bedroom & Beyond

    Eva D'Luscious

    Life sucking your sexy? Leave your inhibitions and self doubt at the door and let your inner Show Person shine! Join BodyMagick Burlesque creatrix Eva D'Luscious to learn her 4Ps of Tease and a sassy routine combining bumps, grinds, shimmies and struts.

  • Sex Ed QUICKIE: Pegging with Amory Jane

    Amory Jane

    Kick off Anal August with this educational and fun QUICKIE workshop! Amory Jane will confront taboos, go over anal anatomy and prostate pleasure, discuss butt play for beginners, and show great positions for pegging. She'll also cover safety and hygiene, "kinking it up a notch," and give you the inside scoop on all…

  • Cruising for a Bruising: Intro to Impact Play

    Andre Shakti

    Pain, pleasure, and power dynamics, oh my! The practices of BDSM offer much more than fan fiction fodder, but only when practiced safely and consensually. "Impact play" describes one of the many facets of engaging in BDSM, and Andre Shakti has a decade of both recreational and professional experience to share to optimizeย yourย impact…

  • Penis to Prostate: A Guide to Internal & External Pleasure

    Stella Harris

    In this class, Stella Harris will discuss communication techniques and ways to create intimacy that don't require an erection along with ways to relax, slow down, and enjoy a range of sensations without being goal-oriented or rushing to a finish line. Whether exploring on your own body or with a partner, this class…

  • Queering Up Your Relationships

    Bex Mui

    Building relationships isn't always easy, and it can be especially tricky for us in the LGBTQIA+ community who aren't seeing ourselves all around us in this hetero and cis-normed world. In this class, Bex Mui, MEd (she/her) will share a variety of relationship structures, ways to build healthy, consensual queer connections, and give…

  • Taking the Breath Away: Erotic Asphyxiation

    Our breath is our life and when we give someone control of that, it's an ultimate surrender. This can make some people nervous, but it doesn't have to be so scary. This workshop with Miss Mackenzee is designed to help you feel more confident when you take your partner's breath away. Whether you're…

  • Sex Ed QUICKIE: Getting Out of Your Head & Into Ecstasy!

    Jessie Fresh

    Too many people miss out on the full pleasure of sex because they're in their head, not in the sensations of their body. It doesn't need to be that way! In this 45-minute QUICKIE, Jessie Fresh will share some simple techniques to bring you back to the sexual ecstasy that's possible for you.ย 

  • Learn the Magic of Squirting!

    Marla Renee Stewart

    Whether you've squirted before or made someone else squirt, this workshop with Marla Renee Stewart aims to give you all the tips, tricks, and secrets to get people to squirt. You will learn techniques for different vulvas and clitoral sizes, knowledge of the most sensitive parts of the vulva and vagina, and how…

  • How to F*ck (as) a Trans Woman

    Miss V

    Gender transitioning is no easy feat. There are social, familial, community, medical, financial, and psychological factors to consider. But there is one factor not frequently discussed: the sexual component. It is indeed possible to have an amazing sex life as a trans woman, but it requires essentially learning how to have sex all…

  • Juneteenth Pre-Party!

    CJ and Ayanna

    Celebrate community and sex positivity with us at our Juneteenth-themed party! This free, private event is by Black folks, for Black folks! She Bop's CJ and Ayanna will be your hosts while you browse, mingle, ask questions, and win some toys and local goodies in our raffle. Come for the community, leave with…