Weʼre back! And this week weʼre choosing to feature one lady in particular, Jane Russell. Although she had a career that lasted into the nineties, her emergence on to the silver screen was in The Outlaw, being from 1943 made Russell another 40ʼs starlet. Jane Russell did have quite the acting ability but was admittedly cast mainly in part to her envious figure and great style. A true icon of the 40ʼs, Russell embodied glamour, class, and sex appeal both on and off the screen.
In The Outlaw, Russell of course played the apple of two “western legendsʼ” eye. Playing a country vixen, she didnʼt wear typical attire of a 40ʼs starlet.… Read more
Lingerie is fun and feminine, vintage lingerie is even more so with added romance. So whatʼs better than vintage lingerie? Well that fabulous style doesnʼt have to be just kept in the bedroom (although we do love it in there!), but vintage fashion can be worked into your every day style as well. Although the term “vintage” refers to anything produced in a previous era, when it comes to fashion, vintage glamour often connects to the decades of the 40ʼs and 50ʼs. That was a time where there were very specific elements that made the style as iconic as it continues to be today.… Read more
Do you have an appreciation for vintage clothing? If you’re a customer of Secrets in Lace, I’m sure that you do! Our vintage stockings are made only of the finest quality and we feel that it’s time to give you even more information about our products, why we make them the way we do, and where we get our inspiration from. To start, we’ve compiled some of our favorite starlets from the 40’s who we’re striving to resemble their timeless fashion.
Ingrid Bergman was best known for her role in the 1942 romantic war drama, Casablanca alongside Humphrey Bogart. … Read more
We’re so thrilled to see our lingerie being featured on Vintage Vandalizm today, along with pictures of the lovely Jasmin from a boudoir shoot that she did wearing some of our favorite pieces.
She’s helpfully included reviews of Dita’s Diamond Backseam,pieces from our Bettie Page Leopard Collection and our Bettie Page Vintage Dot with Seam Stockings. For more gorgeous pictures and to see what she thought, go check it out!