“Big Eropolis,” the erotic product show in Paris, is the largest show of adult toys and naughty sexwear in the world. Apparently this year, however, the worldwide credit crunch is forcing consumers to make do with last year’s toy models. The fair organizer reports that the number of booths displaying goods is down, as is attendance. Flaccid, soft, limp.
Those who did attend to browse stalls selling a variety of lingerie, high heels and bedroom toys varied significantly in age.