PASSIONAL 19th Anniversary Feb 6!

Posted in Miscellaneous on January 20, 2015 by Kali Morgan

We have partied through another year, and we are ready to celebrate with you on Friday February 6, 2015.

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Celebrating all day. The pre-party starts at noon when the store opens. Anyone who brings us an anniversary/birthday card will get 19% off one in-stock item (one day only on February 6).

Party kicks into high gear at 19:00 (7pm) we are serving refreshments and conducting mini classes and interactive activities and demos in our community room as well as throughout the store and even in the front window!

Please join us for a fun-filled evening of social activities, education and performances by local dancers, Doms, educators and thrill-seekers. We will comment here and send out updates on Facebook and Twitter as we confirm celebrity guests, classes and performances!

Note: If you would like to officially participate as a performer, email Kali by Wed Jan 28

Step into the Holidays SALE

Posted in Fantasic Femme Fashion, Footwear Fetish, Miscellaneous, SALE!! on December 16, 2014 by Kali Morgan

We are celebrating this year’s success of our favorite footwear brand with a Buy One, Get One 50%OFF SALE on all in-stock Hades brand shoes & boots now through Xmas Eve! Click a picture to order online, or look at the complete list of sizes/ styles in stock below the pictures- if you are super-excited (like we are) call the store 215-829-4986 to make sure we have specific stock and do not miss this opportunity to “buddy up” your gift buying by indulging yourself in amazing designer shoes this holiday!

NY Ink tattoo artist sports one of our PASSIONAL favorites!

Celebrities are stepping it up in the creative designs of one our PASSIONAL favorites- Hades Footwear! We have featured them on or blog more than once, and these shoes have made recent appearances on television, onstage and on the red carpet .

In stock NOW as of the creation of this post:

Eiffel pump

The Eiffel is available in size 8 burgundy- pick up a pair for you or for a friend!

A steampunk antique future marvel, the Iron Punk pump is available as shown in mustard, size 10.

The Isabelle D’Este is available in black suede size 10 .

The futuristic Machina boot was in stock in black patent size 9.

Black Suede Wedge Boot

Futuristic pony? Style maven? The wedge boot in brushed black  size 9

The predator pump has a spiky pedestal and a futuristic spine down the back of the silver heel- in stock in Burgundy sizes 9 and 11

Warrior Princess? The edgy Cosmo Sandal is the perfect futuristic tribal pedestal for warm weather or indoor sport as shown in size 8

Amina Victorian Red Suede Pump with Rhinestones

The cheery red suede Amina pump is a festive pedestal for holiday or any day in red as shown, size 11

The 12 Days of Xmas!

Posted in Costume Carnival, Criminal Accessories, Events, Fantasic Femme Fashion, Footwear Fetish, Gift Guides, Men's Style, SALE!! on December 12, 2014 by anacroniste


‘Tis the season for gift giving and once again, PASSIONAL wants to reward you for being nice…or naughty*!

*purchase necessary



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For the next 12 days, PASSIONAL will be giving away a free gift to 1 lucky customer every day until X-MAS!

Starting Saturday the 13th the customer making the 12th purchase can choose a free gift from among a selection of amazing styles!

On Sunday the 14th  , the 11th  customer will be our daily winner; The 10th customer will win on Monday the 15th,  and so on until the first purchase is made on Xmas Eve (note: we close at 6pm on December 24).

The sooner you shop at PASSIONAL, the more prizes you’ll have to choose from, so stop in and see what stuffs your stocking!!

Learn the Basics of Corsetry with Tahnee

Posted in Corset Corner, Costume Carnival, Fantasic Femme Fashion, Men's Style on December 9, 2014 by Kali Morgan

Curious about corsets? Looking for that hourglass figure, especially the tiny waist? Want to know how to size, fit and style a steel boned corset with your current or future wardrobe?

Learn the ins and outs of corsetry with Tahnee

Learn the ins and outs of corsetry with Tahnee

Resident Corset-lover and fantasy stylist Tahnee is hosting an interactive workshop at PASSIONAL’s community room on Friday December 19th at 7PM. Women, men  and anyone who participates will learn how to use corsets for posture enhancement, costuming, romance and more. Get fit for a ready-to wear corset, measure for a custom-sized corset and get at least 10% off any corset order or purchase made the night of class. Seating is limited, so get your tickets now (advance tickets cost less anyway). If you own a corset, bring it, if not simply wear form fitting clothing and try on ours!

Save Big on Black Friday & Small Business Saturday

Posted in Charity begins at PASSIONAL, Costume Carnival, Criminal Accessories, Events, Fantasic Femme Fashion, Footwear Fetish, Gift Guides, Men's Style, Rubber Lover, Transform Yourself on November 26, 2014 by Kali Morgan

PASSIONAL is creating a perfect opportunity for you to get a jump start on shopping for the special someones on your list with a huge sale to kickoff the holiday shopping season! In honor of Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, we are throwing the biggest, baddest sale we have ever thrown!

The Sale is on Friday and Saturday! All in-stock fashions and accessories are part of this special sale (details below) which features the biggest discounts in our nearly two decades of business! For two days only, everything in PASSIONAL Boutique will be on for sale in pairs – Buy one, get the second 20-100% off! Free Saturday afternoon Parking begins this Saturday at 11am and continues for the rest of the year, giving you more reasons so save!

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Gifting? Our staff stylists can help you figure out sizing and will provide you with gift receipts for every purchase- these will allow your gifted to exchange any unworn item for size through December 31.  In addition to our complimentary gift packaging (boxes, bags and bows while supplies last) , we also are now offering FREE in-store pickup from our website (please call 215-829-4986 to make sure items are in stock, although we will do our best to contact you immediately if a product is out of stock).

In-store on both Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, find spectacular savings on all in-stock items!

CORSETS & KILTS- Buy one of either and take a 2nd home for 20% OFF

MENSWEAR, WOMENSWEAR, EVERYBODYWEAR Buy one get one 50% OFF all fashions, footwear and accessories (except corsets and kilts)

CLEARANCE SALE ITEMS- Buy any item from our special sale rack, take a 2nd FREE!

Sexy Revolutions of Style and Sin!

Posted in Charity begins at PASSIONAL, Community, Costume Carnival, Criminal Accessories, Events, Fantasic Femme Fashion, Footwear Fetish, Men's Style, Rubber Lover, Transform Yourself on November 13, 2014 by Kali Morgan

It’s Diabolique Ball season! Join PASSIONAL people and party animals for a history-themed event  that will celebrate kinky crusaders and fetishistic fighters from throughout human history, proving that their really isn’t anything new about naughtiness!

Each year, the Diabolique Ball takes fashion and fantasy to new levels! Strict fetish or formalwear (gowns or tuxedos as shown)  and a ticket are required for entry! Courtesy of The Carter Johnson Library with kind permission

Each year, the Diabolique Ball takes fashion and fantasy to new levels! Strict fetish or formalwear (gowns or tuxedos as shown) and a ticket are required for entry!
Courtesy of The Carter Johnson Library with kind permission

 Fantastical fashion shows by  PASSIONAL Boutique  (as well as  our buddies  Delicious Boutique and BabyLove’s Latex) lead into a climactic mainstage show with our hometown heroes of drag and burlesque, The Liberty City Kings and a super sexy headlining performance by internationally reknowned “Super Nova of Kink” Midori (who will be teaching classes all weekend through Sexploratorium).

This year’s charity fundraising benefits the newly planned Testing Center at Philly AIDS Thrift as well as ActionAIDS and the Carter Johnson Library. The big Diabolique Ball news is the return of the Diabolique VIP Lounge (after one-year hiatus) where generous contributors to this year’s causes can watch the show in comfort and enjoy appetizers, exclusive playspace, open bar and the company of other A-list guests.

HEAR YE HEAR YE! The Diabolique Fashion Police enforce a strict fetish or black-tie formal mandatory dress code for entrance, so be sure to dress to thrill! Click on the previous sentence earn more about this everyone-participates-visually-by-dressing-up policy or come to PASSIONAL and we style you in high fantasy garb! Don’t claim we didn’t warn you- non compliant voyeurs get stripped down to their skivvies or ejected if they don’t arrive in proper attire (dressing area is provided at the Ball for the convenience of guests). Need inspiration? See our Diabolique Style Suggestions here!


Ball tickets are on sale NOW at or you can save time and service charges by picking them up at PASSIONAL, where your ticket earns you 10% off fashions and accessories for the Ball!

Your ticket is your passport to a weekend of events. So make sure to keep your ticket number handy for discount shopping, an exclusive play party, discount classes and brunches as well as a Saturday night play party!

Come out next weekend and Be Bad For a Good Cause with the Diabolique Foundation at Viva La Revolution! A celebration of sexual revolutions through history.

Viva la Revolution!: A Diabolique Costuming Guide

Posted in Charity begins at PASSIONAL, Community, Costume Carnival, Criminal Accessories, Events, Fantasic Femme Fashion, Men's Style, Rubber Lover, Snapshots on November 13, 2014 by anacroniste

The Diabolique Foundation once again presents a celebration of fashion and fetish for charity with the yearly Diabolique Ball! The 2014 theme is Viva la Revolution- Sexual Revolutions Throughout History benefitting ActionAIDS and the upcoming Philadelphia AIDS Thrift Testing Center, as well as the Carter-Johnson Library

To inspire your minds towards sexy rebelliousness for this dress code mandatory event, we present styles to get you clad for battle as well as some images of kinky history courtesy of The Carter Johnson Library!

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