Getting cuddly with strangers in Santa Barbara

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The first Cuddle Party took place in 2004 by relationship and sex educators living in New York. Since then, they’ve taken off. These parties are pretty much what they sound like, friends or strangers getting together to hold each other, in the G-rated sense. There’s a even a burgeoning industry where professionals cuddle with clients. And it’s happening here in the 805.




Kathryn Barnes