IMsL – Lamalani

2009lamalani2009 – Lamalani hails from the Pacific Northwest and is Washington State Ms. Leather 2008.  She has been active in the leather community since 1999 when she started teaching workshops through the women-owned sex toy store Babeland (formerly Toys in Babeland).  Professionally, Lamalani makes hemp bondage rope with Twisted Monk.  Lamalani has presented at Desire Leatherwomen’s conference, Michigan Womyn’s Festival, Portland Bad Girls and offers private classes around the Puget Sound area.  She is an enthusiastic practitioner of rope bondage, fire play and roughhousing.  Lamalani volunteers as a self-defense instructor with Home Alive and relaxes by playing percussion and riding her motorcycles.

lamalani2010b2010 – Lamalani is a life-long Seattle resident and held the title of Washington State Ms Leather 2008 and International Ms Leather 2009. She has been active in the leather community since 1999 when she started teaching workshops through the women-owned sex toy store Babeland. At Babeland, she met many leaders in the Northwest leather community including Max from Bondagelessons.com. Max nourished her love of rope and was most influential in her current rope style. Professionally, Lamalani makes hemp bondage rope with Twisted Monk.

Lamalani has presented classes on various sex-positive and BDSM topics at Desire Leatherwomen’s conference, the Conservatory, Michigan Womyn’s Festival, Mistress Shae’s Academy in Los Angeles, Portland Bad Girls, Tribal Fire and offers private classes around the Puget Sound area. Lamalani has had the honor of judging Northwest Leather Sir/boy & Community Bootblack, Mr. & Ms. Oregon State Leather, Oklahoma Mr. Leather, Mr. Boston Leather, San Francisco Leather Daddy, Mr Texas Leather, Mr. Mid-Atlantic Leather, Washington State Mr/Ms Leather, Ms. San Francisco Leather and American Brotherhood Weekend contests.

She is an enthusiastic practitioner of rope bondage, fire play and roughhousing. Lamalani relaxes by playing percussion, observing marine ecology or riding her motorcycles. She is also a Marine Mammal Ecologist and is currently pursuing a PhD post title year.

IMsBB – pony

2009pony2009 – Pony is one of two bootblacks in residence at the Leather Rose in Chicago. She was named Kentucky Bootblack in 2006 and was the runner up at the GLLA 2006 Bootblack contest. Pony has a Masters of Divinity degree from an accredited theological seminary and is an ordained Minister in a mainline Christian denomination. She has taught classes in Bootblacking and/or ponyplay at Leather Retreat, Anything for Love, LRA Chicago, KUFS, KISS, and the Fort Wayne Munch. Pony is an associate member of the Louisville Trailblazers. She is owned by “Min” of Chicago.

pony2010 – International Ms Bootblack 2009, pony, is one of four bootblacks in residence at the Leather Rose in Chicago. Most recently, she was honored to receive a nomination for Pantheon Woman of the Year. Previously, she was named Kentucky Bootblack in 2006 and was the runner up at the GLLA 2006 Bootblack contest. pony has a Masters of Divinity degree from an accredited theological seminary and is an ordained Minister in a mainline Christian denomination. She has taught at Leather Retreat, Anything for Love, LRA Chicago, KUFS, KISS, the Fort Wayne Munch, International Ms Leather, Southwest Leather Conference, the Chicago Defenders, and is one of the producers of the Femme Boot Pride Weekend. She has judged the bootblack contests at Great Lakes Leather Alliance, Mr. Leather Toronto, and Southwest Leather Conference Pony is an associate member of the Louisville Trailblazers. She is owned by “Min” of Chicago. In her spare time, she teaches figure skating and is trying to perfect the art of being “Supah-slave.”