Table Play

Last Updated: March 13, 2017

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Definition - What does Table Play mean?

Table play describes any sexual play where a submissive person is restrained on a table. There are a variety of tables used for table play. All have various anchor points for securing a submissive’s body parts for their dominant’s examination or stimulation.

Any couple may use table play to spice up their sex lives, but it’s most commonly seen within the BDSM community.

Kinkly explains Table Play

A variety of tables are suitable for table play. An ordinary kitchen or dining table may be used, as well as specially designed furniture like inversion tables, lacing tables, or milking tables. Usually the tables used for table play are padded to minimize the submissive’s discomfort. However, this isn’t always the case.

Table play can take many forms. The dominant may sensually massage the bound party or apply wax and fire to the submissive’s sensitive body parts. Forced orgasms and edging are also fun elements of table play. Submissives may lie flat on their back, on their stomach, or on their side, depending on their dominants’ whims.

As with all types of BDSM play, clear limits should be discussed and established before engaging in table play. A safe word should be agreed upon so that the scene can stop any time the submissive requires. The dominant should also monitor the submissive closely to make sure they aren’t in excessive discomfort or pain during table play.

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