8 Different Types of Dildos


Finding dildos you love can turn into quite the hunt. It seems as if every day a new kind of dildo comes out. With so many different types of dildos out there, we’ve tried our best to categorize them into a manageable number to help you figure out which one is best for what you’re looking for.

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What Makes A Great Dildo?

Just about every type of dildo out there is designed for a specific purpose. While dildos are generally made to provide penetrating pleasure, the way in which they do that varies. Dildos have different shapes, are made of different materials, and vary in size to provide specific stimulating sensations.

There are many different types of dildos so make sure that you read reviews and testimonials from others so you know what you’re getting yourself into. For hygienic reasons, you often won’t be able to return the dildo once you buy it, so be sure to do your research before purchasing. We recommend checking the length and size of adildo as a basic precaution before buying. It’s also a good idea to check to see what material the dildo is made of and if you had any particular irritations with that material in the past.

The 8 Different Types of Dildos

Each of the following dildos have their pros and cons and specific ways they can be used to maximize pleasure. If you are new to trying a certain type of dildo like an anal dildo or giant dildo, make sure you are aware of your comfort zone and start off slowly.

  • G-Spot Dildos - Curved dildos are designed specifically to hit the g-spot. These dildos combine a realistic feel of a curved penis shaft with the right angle to rub the g-spot. It also works well as a strap on to help stimulate your partner just right.
  • Glass Dildos - Glass dildos offer a different type of style that delivers a gliding feeling with a heavy weight to them. If you’re looking for extra stimulation, these dildos can also be warmed up or cooled. They are considered among the easiest materials to clean.

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  • Vibrating Dildos - These types of dildos combine the benefits of vibrators. They are great for anyone looking for additional stimulation, and who enjoy a more realistic sensation. You can always switch off the motor to use the dildo by itself. The Velvet Thruster collection features dildos that not only vibrate, but also thrust 2.5 - 3 inches.
  • Anal Dildos - These dildos are often similar to a regular dildo, but with smaller girth. They are designed for anal and prostate stimulation. If you plan on using this for both anal and vaginal penetration, make sure to clean it thoroghly between use.
  • Double Dildos - These come in two different types of dildos styles: the double-headed dildo that has a shaft with a penis head on each end, and the double penetration dildo which is a U shaped type of dildo designed for double penetration. The double-headed dildo is longer for deep penetration and can be used by two partners at once. The double penetration dildo is typically molded so that it is easier to penetrate the vagina and anus at the same time.
  • Clone Dildos - Clone dildos are molded to match the shape of a particular person’s penis. They’re made to be as life-like as possible. These are great for couples who are in long-distance relationships. There are several kits on the market today, making it easy for any couple to make one. You can even choose a dildo modeled after the penises of real adult film stars, to feel what it would be like to have your favorite performer inside of you.
  • Giant Dildos - You can buy a large penis replica in any size you can handle - 10, 14, 18 inches, or more. The wide girth (up to 2 or 3 inches) may fill you up in a way that other types of dildo styles can’t!. We recommend working your way up to the extra-large sizes. It’s also a good idea to use a bottle of lubrication that’s compatible with your dildo’s material
  • Realistic Dildos - These dildos have a life-like design and a higher quality of rubber to add realism. There are different types of realistic dildo styles so that they can meet your fantasy or so that you can role play with your partner. Velvet Co.’s Thrusters are made from a high-end material -- medical-grade body-safe silicone, which makes them feel even more realistic.

Each different types of dildos offers a unique type of penetrating pleasure. Don’t be shy to buy more than one! You can have different dildos for different moods your in. Or you could have certain dildos for when you’re alone and others when you’re with your partner or others - the options are endless.

Velvet Co. Thrusters

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Velvet Co. has taken the best qualities from these different types of dildos and have added features to improve penetration pleasure. Our Classic Thruster and Mini Thruster have up to 3 inches of thrust to hit all the right spots and penetrates at 125-140 strokes per minute to intensify the pleasure.

All of our products are made with body-safe medical-grade silicone, which increases their realistic feeling and makes them easy to clean. See our collection of Thrusters to learn which size and shapes would be best for you! Our Thrusters are made for all people who enjoy penetration!