Winners Announced for 7th Annual ‘O’ Awards

As the first day of the AVN Novelty Expo in Las Vegas closed, attendees, exhibitors and buyers gathered in the Real World Suite of the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Las Vegas to party during the annual ANE Bash, as well as celebrate the winners of the 7th annual “O” Awards..

The cocktails flowed and partiers enjoyed the sights of the suite during the event, all while congratulating those lucky enough to take home an “O” Award trophy.



The ‘O’ Award for Outstanding Packaging goes to:
Tom of Finland Pleasure Tools by XR Brands!

XR Brands’ year is off to an amazing start with another award. Director of Strategic Planning, Lynda Mort, and Director of Sales & Marketing, Rebecca Weinberg, accepted the award on behalf of the company. Mort was elated at the news saying, “This is so exciting! It is such an honor to receive this award for Tom of Finland. Everyone’s hard work over the last year has paid off. Let’s keep the momentum going!”

The packaging for the Tom of Finland Pleasure Tools line feature black and grey homoerotic artwork made famous by the late iconic artist Touko Laaksonen, best known by the his moniker Tom of Finland, with elements of blue and silver foil and include collectible prints inside each item in the collection.



TOM at Folsom

Sunday 27th September | San Francisco


Pleasure Tools launch | 12th November | LA


You are invited to attend the launch of Tom of Finland Pleasure Tools, an unprecedented line of adult tools based on the artist’s iconic erotic drawings.


TOM OF FINLAND (Touko Laaksonen, Finnish, 1920 – 1991), Untitled (From Kake vol. 23 – “Kake in the Wild West”), 1982, Graphite on paper, © 1982 Tom of Finland Foundation

Join Tom of Finland Foundation’s Durk Dehner and S.R. Sharp for an interactive evening including a provocative and engaging discussion on the history of TOM’s Foundation, which serves as a living archive that fosters the erotic arts around the world, and the intricate process of bringing Tom of Finland’s work to life as functional art.

Attendees will have the opportunity to preview and purchase the full line of Tom of Finland Pleasure Tools and other Tom of Finland lifestyle items exclusively available at Pleasure Chest. Plus, take photos in the Tom of Finland spanking booth and win prizes.

Enjoy complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers.


There is no advance registration or reserved seating for this free event. Attendance is on a first-come-first-served basis. Early arrival is recommended to secure your spot!