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Secrets In Lace works hard to keep romance alive in the modern world. We’re inspired by all things vintage — from our authentic stockings to our vintage lingerie.  We are the exclusive designers of the Dita Von Teese Nylon Stocking Collection and have the exclusive Rago Shapewear Salon.

Keep up with this blog for news, vintage inspiration, and tips to incorporate some more romance into your lingerie drawer.

 


Mother’s Day Is Around The Corner, Do You Have A Gift?

Posted on April 17th in Uncategorized. No Comments

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10th this year, and like every holiday it will sneak up on us! If there’s a woman in your life who has been a great mother to your kids, then you know just how important this day is. Show her how much you appreciate all of her help by spoiling her like she deserves on Mother’s Day. Secrets in Lace has tons of amazing gift options that you’ll want to share with her. Be sure you order soon so you can ensure an on-time delivery for the holiday!


“Glamour Lounging” is a term we love using, after all, what’s better than finally getting some quality time to relax than by doing it in luxurious and elegant loungewear?… Read more


Take A Look Back At Our Brief History Of Corsetry!

Posted on April 9th in Uncategorized. No Comments

One of the most notable pieces of vintage fashion, and vintage lingerie is the corset. Historically speaking, this style goes way back, but it’s shaping power and feminine appeal is alive and well today. On the blog today, we’re going back and taking a look at the history of corsets to see all of the different ways they were used for fashion and function, and how their various shaping mechanisms went beyond the traditional hourglass shape.

While the corset shape has been traced back for hundreds of years, the 16th century is where we will pick up today, as styles previous to this were not associated with fashion.… Read more


Pink Pastels Make For Gorgeous Spring And Summer Lingerie

Posted on April 2nd in Uncategorized. No Comments

One of the biggest parts of transitioning to a new season can be determined by the colors of your clothes. While the fall and winter generally feature richer and darker tones, spring and summer are full of light, breezy, and pastel tones. One of our favorite colors for lingerie is pink, and we thought that we’d do a round-up of all our favorite pink garments that are beautiful all year round, but especially perfect for this time of year!

Our Satin Bullet Bra and coordinating Retro Garter Belt are feminine with their light pink color, but totally sexy with black lace detailing and made from luxurious satin-like fabric.… Read more


Your Favorite Starlets Are Ready For Spring!

Posted on March 26th in Uncategorized. No Comments

In honor of the first day of Spring which occurred last week, this week we’re getting in the mood for spring fashion by taking a look back at some of our favorite vintage starlets in adorable looks.  We looked to these women and this time period for inspiration in our lingerie garments, so why not do the same with their streetwear? Keep reading and check out the gorgeous pictures to get some inspiration for what to wear as the temperatures slowly but surely climb to a higher level.

 

We’ll start out with a fan favorite, Marilyn Monroe. While she sure knew how to wear a white dress or the iconic bathing suit, here she shows that she could wear a classic daytime outfit just as well.… Read more


Celebrate spring with our fashionable new arrivals!

We are so excited to be getting so many of our new spring arrivals in, and in addition to our amazing new lingerie pieces, we have also expanded our outerwear as well. After all, a true lover of vintage fashion usually wants to be able to work it into all aspects of their wardrobe, not just lingerie. Today, we’re creating the perfect outfit that you can seamlessly transition from the office to date night.

As with any outfit, you’ll need to start with the right lingerie. We chose our new Elizabeth Open Bottom Girdle in the striking black color. The side zipper makes this a user-friendly piece of lingerie to get on and off, and will help transform your torso into that perfectly shaped hourglass figure.… Read more


Vintage Starlet Profile: Juliet Prowse (and those long legs!)

We just keep ‘em coming with our vintage starlet profiles! Just when we think we’ve profiled all of our favorites, we remember one more! This week, we’re focusing on Juliet Prowse. A woman who was born in Bombay, India found herself dancing and performing at an early age it didn’t take long before she was spotted and offered more professional roles.

Juliet captured the attention of many as a dancer, and her signature long legs. She had been under a signed contract in Spain which had held her back from going to the United States earlier. But when she was spotted dancing in Paris during her early twenties she was recruited by a talent agency who offered her a role in the film, Can-Can (1960).… Read more


Discover How Marilyn Monroe Lives On Through Tribute Artist Jami Deadly!

Posted on March 5th in Uncategorized. No Comments

Who doesn’t love Marilyn Monroe, right? One of our favorite vintage actresses, models, has fashionistas has remained an inspiration for men and women who value that classic appeal. Today, we’re spotlighting one of her biggest fans, Jami Deadly. She is an American-born actress who first discovered Marilyn Monroe when she appeared in Some Like it Hot. In addition to her career as a burlesque dancer, singer, actress, and horror host, she is also a Marilyn Monroe impersonator.  Keep reading to see how the beauty keeps her life interesting, fabulous, and entertaining.
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First, we’ll talk about the job of “horror host.” What exactly is that, you might ask?… Read more


Celebrate the History of the Oscars and Vintage Fashion

Posted on February 26th in vintage, vintage style icons. No Comments

This past Sunday marked the 2015 Academy Awards, where many talented actors, actresses, producers, directors, and more hope to walk away with the coveted Oscar. The very first Academy Awards were held in 1929, and it’s clear to see they’ve grown bigger every year since then. Aside from wanting to see all of the films before Oscar Sunday so you can weigh in on the nominations, what most people live for now is the fashion. From the Red Carpet to the presenters, performers, and nominees, this is the night to shine! This week we thought we’d take a look back at some of our favorite looks over the past 87 years.… Read more


Gia Genevieve Shows Off in Secrets and Lace!

Posted on February 20th in Uncategorized. No Comments

 

If you’ve been keeping up with us on Facebook, you may have seen the exciting news that one of our favorite models and fashion bloggers, Gia Genevieve, was the cover for the March issue of Playboy! Gia has been a model for years, and always brings something spicy, beautiful, and sexy to the table. Her pin-up style is flawless and we love when she wears some of our products. This week we decided to have a little “Gia Tribute” and look at some of our favorite looks of hers.

 

Here she is wearing the Lolita Bra. That sheer cup is recognizable almost anywhere!… Read more


Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts That Can Save The Day!

Posted on February 13th in gifts, Uncategorized, Valentine's Day, vintage. No Comments

As always there’s a ton of hype surrounding Valentine’s Day this year, and it’s pretty hard to avoid. Not only does that mean being bombarded by candy hearts and chocolates at every check-out line, but also you have no excuse to forget the holiday! That’s right fellas, we’re looking at you! We’ve done a post earlier on some great ideas to give to your lady this Valentine’s Day, and we’re following up with a second post for more inspiration before time runs out!

Two things that every woman who loves vintage fashion needs are a pair of fully fashioned vintage stockings, and a garter belt to hold them up!… Read more