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 Bettie Page Lingerie Collection, 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.
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
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
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
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.
First, we’ll talk about the job of “horror host.” What exactly is that, you might ask?… Read more
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
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
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
Want some more inspiration from some of our favorite vintage ladies? This week, we’re profiling Dorothy Dandridge. Not only was Dorothy and beautiful actress, singer, and dancer, but she was also the first African American woman to be nominated for an Academy Award. From getting her start acting on stage alongside her family members, to starring in hits on the silver screen in Hollywood, Dandridge certainly made an impact on the entertainment industry–and looked great doing it!
Born in 1922, Dorothy Dandridge grew up in Ohio with her mother and performer Ruby, and her sister Vivian. Dorothy and Vivian acted in a theater number called the Wonder Child and toured for a total of five years.… Read more
It’s not too late to start your shopping for Valentine’s Day–on today’s blog we’re going to share some great pieces for you to show off to your significant other on this romantic holiday. We have tons of options for all of your style preferences, so whether you’re a true romantic, show-stopper, girly-girl, or just vintage obsessed, there is definitely a glam look for everyone out there this Valentine’s Day! If you’re looking for something classic and romantic, check out our wonderful selection of slips.
The Dominique Full Slip is a piece that work for you for years to come, this is a look that will never be out of style!… Read more
If you follow our Facebook page, you most likely get to see us being able to repost some lovely pictures from models in the industry. These ladies are entertainers and full-time eye candy! Today we’re showcasing three women that have done an excellent job of showing off our products as well as captivating audiences all over the world.
Gia Genevieve is a model and fashion blogger. Her insane curves and luscious lips capture pretty much anyone’s attention. And then you go and put her in some fabulous lingerie and you won’t be able to look away. While she’s been seen in a number of other designers, Secrets in Lace appears quite frequently.… Read more