Do you love shopping on our website and admiring vintage fashion? But do you sometimes get confused about all of the different terms used to describe things like bras, stockings, and shapewear? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! While you can tell the difference between stockings and bras (hopefully), today and over the next couple blogs we’re going to dive into the subtle, and not so subtle differences within the different categories of lingerie. And there’s no better way to kick it off than being informed on our infamous stockings.
In today’s society, we are bombarded with ads and images everywhere we go. It’s no secret that beauty and fashion play a large role in our society, but sometimes it can become a little too much, and every beautiful face plastered on a billboard becomes a blur. Back in the vintage era, these ad spots were still a growing development and quite a coveted role to get. One of our favorite faces of fashion is Suzy Parker, and on today’s blog we’ll be remembering her stylish career.
Suzy was born in 1932 and followed in the path of her older sister, model Dorian Parker.… Read more
Looking for a way to switch up your weekly routine? With busy schedules and technology becoming a part of every single thing we do, it can sometimes become easy to get stuck in a rut with your social life. This week, we’re showing you some great ways to keep the romance alive this weekend, all in nostalgic and vintage ways. Of course, we couldn’t help but input some of our favorite garments into these activities either! Keep reading to see how you can spice up your social life.
Go to a movie. It sounds simple, and that’s the beauty of it.… Read more
This past weekend we celebrated the Fourth of July, a wonderful holiday for us in the United States. Who doesn’t love all-American bar-b-ques, fun with friends and family, and the romance of fireworks? While this holiday celebrated the history of our country, it was also a great time to look back at other eras, and pin-ups were certainly a tradition of that American pride. So in honor of the Fourth of July, here are some famous pin-up gals who really knew how to set off fireworks!
Ever want to let out your wild side? One of the wonderful things about fashion is being able to have a whole new attitude just based off of what you’re wearing. As you probably know, at Secrets in Lace we pride ourselves in being able to bring you some of the most glamorous and nostalgic undergarments from vintage fashion. However we love being able to put a modern spin on things too! Mixed in with our classic pieces like stockings, garter belts, and bullet bras, you’ll find a little more on the primal side…unleash your inner animal with some of these fun animal print garments!… Read more