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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.

 


Silk Lingerie From Secrets in Lace!

Posted on August 18th in pinup, satin, vintage. No Comments

The feeling of silk is incomparable. It’s the feeling and embodies the look of elegance, class, and indulgence. It’s luxurious and sexy and can make a woman feel unstoppable. This week, we are going to feature some of our favorite silk pieces that is going to make any woman look and feel gorgeous.

Our Dominique Camisole is elegant and reflects that of vintage style. This camisole is made of sensuous charmeuse satin and is trimmed with beautiful lace. This piece features working buttons, and is available in a variety of color combinations including champagne ivory with champagne lace, pink and black lace, and red with black lace.… Read more


Hosiery is Timeless!

Posted on August 11th in stockings, vintage lifestyle. No Comments

Today, hosiery seems like an option most women opt out of, especially in the warmer months. However, before the 1940s, women wouldn’t leave the house without wearing a pair of stockings. At the time, it was considered extremely inappropriate for women to be bare legged in public unless they were at the beach. Stockings are usually made of rayon, nylon, or silk.

With WWII came a need for the same materials that made stockings to make tents, parachutes, and other war needs. Therefore, women from all over the country would donate their hosiery for the war effort.… Read more


Sheer For The Summer!

The summer is great for so many things: picnics, trips to the beach, etc. But the one thing that can put a bit of a damper on summer fun is the heat. No need to worry, we have some sheer pieces that are not only incredibly classy and beautiful, but also light enough to keep you cool in the summer evenings. Sheer fabric is wonderful because it automatically adds a level of elegance and sexiness to any article of clothing, let alone a piece of lingerie. It is such a delicate way to make a bold statement. Below, we have some pieces that are the perfect addition to any woman’s lingerie collection.… Read more


A Lady’s Luxury: Perfumes

A woman’s signature scent is incredibly specific and special. Some women prefer citrus scents and others prefer more musky tones. Once a woman finds one that works for her, it becomes part of their presence – part of who they are, and how they choose to portray themselves. Below are some of the most remarkable and renowned vintage scents in history. Some are discontinued, some have gone through various changes throughout the ages, but they still hold their place in prestige in luxury perfumeries.

Created in 1947 by Germaine Cellier, Balmain Vent Vert blends green florals that are incredibly fresh and sometime even bitter, adding to its uniqueness.… Read more


Classic Beauty: Vintage Makeup!

The 1940s and 50s were great in more ways than one, but one thing that is truly great in that era is how simple and timeless women looked with their makeup. Makeup is meant to enhance a woman’s natural beauty – to elevate it – and we have the right tips for you to help her do just that from lipstick shades to ideal eyebrow shapes, we will help guide her to her fullest potential.

No other era embraced the power of refined brows and a shockingly red lip like the 1950’s. There’s something about a clean shaped brow paired with a bold lip.… Read more


Vintage Fashion: Jewelry Through the Decades!

When looking back at how fashion trends have changed through the decades, we must focus on the pieces that can transform an ensemble – jewelry. Women around the world have embraced these accessories to not only frost an outfit, but also to express themselves and their personalities. This week, we’ll be taking a little ride through history to see how jewelry trends have changed in some of our favorite decades. Maybe it’ll inspire your next purchase for the lovely lady in your life – just maybe.

What a time to be alive, especially with all the impeccably dressed women.… Read more


Summertime Lingerie For Her From Secrets in Lace!

Summertime calls for floral dress, pastels skirts and sheer tops. These styles all require lingerie that are more on the neutral side. We’re talking the nudes, the creams, and whites to complement the lighter fabric she’ll be wearing in the daytime and evenings. Secrets in Lace has an amazing collection of classy and sophisticated lingerie that will meet the needs of your ever so stylish partner.

First, we have our Glimmer Sheer Pantyhose. Just because it’s summertime doesn’t mean she needs to expose too much of her body with short dresses or skirts. With these pantyhose, she will be able to wear the pretty sundresses she wants while still covering up.… Read more


The Perfect Summer Accessory: Sunglasses!

There’s a lot of talk of how vintage fashion has transcended trends throughout time. What’s incredible interesting is the way accessories have changed through time, emulating social and cultural norms of the era. Nothing says this more than sunglasses. Sunglasses are the only accessories that have the ability to transform what someone looks like with the way it rests on the bridge of the nose and structures the face. Though vintage sunglasses usually represent styles that were popular in the past, so many of these styles have reemerged or have stayed popular through the years. Some of these trends include cat eye, wayfarers, and round glasses.… Read more


The Great American Pastime: Movie Night

Sometimes, the best things to do is staying in and relaxing with a movie and some popcorn. It can be a time to unwind and transport yourself to a different time and place. It can be a time to escape the hectic everyday hustle. If you don’t already have a movie in mind, no worries, here are some of our favorites classics.

Jaws has one of the most recognizable and fear-instilling soundtracks…with only two notes. Steven Spielberg adapted Peter Benchley’s novels into what is considered the “father of the summer blockbuster.” Jaws tells the story of a young woman is killed by a shark while skinny-dipping near tourist town Amity Island.… Read more


A Gentleman’s Luxury: Cigars.

Posted on June 16th in vintage, vintage lifestyle. No Comments

Whether you are looking to celebrate or just looking for a gentlemen’s night, there’s nothing like sitting back and relaxing with a scotch and cigar. There are so many different types of cigars that it can sometimes be difficult to navigate which one is best let alone which one is best for you. Imagine a Mad Men scene with Don Draper, his freshly-pressed suit, and a cigar resting between his fingertips. That could be you. Here are some of the best selling cigars of all time, so that you feel confident buying the perfect cigar for you!

 

 

The best-selling brand in America, Macundo is the heavy weight champ of cigars.

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