A woman's touch


A Woman's Touch to close

Published Nov. 28, 2011

Third Ward sensual shop, A Woman's Touch, 200 N. Jefferson St., will close at the end of the year. The Madison location will remain open.


Stock up on adult stocking stuffers

Published Dec. 20, 2010

There are a million jokes that could be cracked around the concept of an "adult stocking stuffer" and it turns out, in many cases, these gifts are on the sassy side, so you better put on your PG-13 goggles if you plan to keep reading.


Blue heats up West Allis

Published Jan. 17, 2010

Blue, the "gift shop for grown ups," is a friendly one-stop boutique for tobacco-smoking and sex-toy needs. This might sound similar to the windowless buildings squatting next to freeways, but actually, Blue is quite different.


Winter Gallery Night features nearly 50 venues

Published Jan. 13, 2010

It's a winter wonderland once again in Wisconsin and Gallery Night is back to add to the urban beauty. Now 22 years old, the quarterly two-day event features 47 venues throughout the Milwaukee area.


Sex Week cinema: "The Opening of Misty Beethoven"

Published March 10, 2009

Pleasure specialist Emily Jansen from A Woman's Touch suggested this pornographic film. Released in 1975, it's campy and interesting, which is more than you can say about most pornos.


Guide to local "adult" shops

Published March 15, 2008

Whatever your itch, your passion, your yen, you'll find it in a local "adult" shop, so let your fetish flag fly and check out Milwaukee's most erotic emporiums. Dirk Diggler says, "On Milwaukee!"


Indulge in the truth about "Sex and Chocolate"

Published Jan. 30, 2006

Dr. Myrtle Wilhite, co-owner of the Third Ward's A Woman's Touch, has written an article called "Sex and Chocolate," which details the positive effects eating dark chocolate on the libido. She'll share her info -- and a bunch of chocolate -- at her "Sex and Chocolate" tasting event on Saturday, Feb. 4.


"A Woman's Touch" comes to Milwaukee

Published Nov. 7, 2005

A Woman's Touch, a new sensual gift shop that opened in the Third Ward this weekend, is as discreet inside as it is outside. Located on the ground floor of an office building, there isn't a buzzing neon sign or a plethora of pick-ups parked in front.