We hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday, but they’re not over yet! Believe it or not, 2014 is right around the corner and we’re showing you how to ring in the new year in the greatest styles. Below are some of our favorite options to help you shine, whether that’s for a New Year’s party, or just for fulfilling any fashion related New Year’s Resolutions–vintage style is easy to incorporate.
First, we recommend working in the basics to your outfit. Stockings and a garter belt give you a foundation for a glamorous and classy outfit. If you’re going somewhere special you can choose from some of our more dressed up stockings like the Shiny Seamed Full Fashioned pair for some added glimmer.… Read more
Christmas countdowns have begun, presents have been bought, and there’s certainly and endless amount of gift guides out there (have you check out ours?). But when all is said and done, it won’t really feel like the holidays unless you’re in the holiday spirit. Whether work is dragging you down, or you feel more pressure than joy from a packed schedule of family obligations, this week we’re focusing on spreading the holiday cheer! And what better way to do so than to show off some of our favorite vintage starlets at Christmas time? For men and women alike, these fabulous ladies certainly had just the right look to put anyone in the holiday mood.… Read more
If you’ve been on our site lately, hopefully you’ve seen our reminders of when to order by to ensure delivery by Christmas Eve. The thought that you’re putting into gift buying is certainly important, but if your special lady doesn’t have anything to open on Christmas morning…you could be in trouble! The dates are listed on the bottom of today’s blog as a reminder, but in the mean time we’ve created a gift guide to help those of you who are shopping for someone else. Whether you want to help her stock up on her favorite basics, or treat her to something extra special, Secrets in Lace is your go-to for all this vintage, classy, and fabulous.… Read more
Do you love old Hollywood glamour? Then you’re sure to love this week’s spotlight on New York-born actress, Lauren Bacall. Like many actresses, she was born to a different name, Betty Joan Perske. She later chose to use her mother’s maiden name (Bacall), and use the first name Lauren. And so Lauren Bacall, model, actress, and soon-to-be national heartthrob stepped into the limelight.
Her first main gig was starring in the Broadway play, Johnny 2X4 at age 17 when she was also attending classes as a student at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Her theater training and education, along with her charm and sexy voice took her much farther during her career.… Read more