Prepare for a VERY happy Christmas: Advance sales of Fifty Shades Of Grey sex toys go through the roof as frisky fans snap up 6,000 pairs of love balls in ONE day
15:44 GMT, 6 November 2012
The raunchy Fifty Shades trilogy has led to increased sales of bedroom toys as couples attempt to emulate the book's characters
The Fifty Shades of Grey sex boom continues after record sales of the official range of pleasure products developed with the best-seller’s author E L James have been revealed.
A third of the entire stock intended to last until Christmas sold out on the first day of trading after the collection became available for pre-order exclusively at Brtiain’s biggest online sex toy retailer, Lovehoney.co.uk
Extra stock is being shipped to meet the huge demand from couples keen to spice up their Christmas.
The first sales figures for the official range show that fans of the book are keen to try out Christian Grey's sexy games at home.
Topping the popular toys list are the Inner Goddess Silver Balls – selling nearly twice as fast than any other item.
They are described on the site as perfect for those in need of a new toning challenge with added
satisfaction: 'Enjoy Anastasia-style pleasure thanks to these advanced
Second most popular was the Insatiable Desire Mini Vibrator and the Yours and Mine Vibrating Love Ring came third.
E L James has worked with designers to make sure the stylish, high quality range perfectly recreates the items used by Ana Steele and her billionaire lover Christian Grey.
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The Inner Goddess Silver Pleasure Balls, 24.99, and Yours and Mine Vibrating Love Ring, 12.99, are two of the most popular toys from the range
Soft bondage items such as the Soft Limits Deluxe Wrist Tie, 16.99, and the You. Are. Mine. Metal Handcuffs, 14.99, are also proving popular with the book's fans
'We have been overwhelmed by the response,' said Lovehoney co-founder Neal Slateford.
'The figures show which pleasure products described in the books have really captured people’s imaginations.
'A year ago, silver balls were hardly known. Now millions of women want to try them in their bedrooms.
by the books, couples are buying the Official Fifty Shades of Grey sex
toys and bondage items for Christmas presents in unprecedented numbers.
It looks like a lot of British couples will spend Boxing Day handcuffed
to the bed!'
E L James said: 'This range is what I always
imagined while I was writing Fifty Shades of Grey. I am so excited that
the toys I described in the books have come to life and can now be
enjoyed around the world.'
Prices start at 11.99 for the Tease Feather Tickler and go up to 54.99 for the Submit To Me Beginners Bondage Kit. Available now for pre-order on sex site LoveHoney.co.uk.
THE TOP SELLING OFFICIAL FIFTY SHADES OF GREY PLEASURE PRODUCTS
Fifty Shades of Grey will have been read by 100million worldwide by Christamas
1. Inner Goddess Silver Pleasure Balls
2. You. Are. Mine Metal Handcuffs
3. Insatiable Desire Mini G-Spot Vibrator
4. Please, Sir Flogger
5. Yours and Mine Vibrating Love Ring
6. No Peeking Soft Twin Blindfold
7. We Aim to Please Vibrating Bullet
8. Charlie Tango Classic Vibrator
9. Tease Feather Tickler
10. Delicious Pleasure Silicone Pleasure Balls