Classic Halloween Treats!

Posted on October 30th in vintage lifestyle. No Comments

We hope you have enjoyed planning for your spooky Halloween night with us as much as we have. We have given you activities to do with your friends and family using as little technology as possible! To keep with this theme we are going to give you a couple fun recipe to create the perfect Halloween. Today we’re teaching you how to make the classics like pumpkin pie, caramel apples, and popcorn balls!

This week we thought we would change up our blogs by adding fun videos to show you how to make some of your favorite childhood treats! We understand the issues that we all face when trying to follow a few words on a screen, so we though these videos would be better.… Read more


Retro Halloween Treats and Deeds

Posted on October 21st in halloween, vintage lifestyle. No Comments

Halloween is just over a week away! Last week we had fun picking out our pumpkins, this week we are letting you have some fun with some old fashioned Halloween themed snacks and games.

 

Once you have gutted and carved your beautiful pumpkins, you’ll be left with all these pumpkin seeds! Pumpkin seeds are a great way to make sure you got your money’s worth out of a single vegetable. These treats can be made sweet or savory, like flavored popcorn or Chex Mix. Here are some recipes that are simple and fun to make with your family.

 

Simple Roasted Pumpkin Seeds:

 

  1. Separate the seeds from the stringy pulp

  2. Preheat oven to 300 degrees F

  3. Wash seeds under cold water in colander

  4. Do not blot seeds with towel or paper towel

  5. Place seeds on a oiled pan

  6. Place pan in oven for 30 minutes to dry out

  7. Season seeds by tossing the seeds in olive oil and your choice in flavor

 

Sweet:  Mix cinnamon and sugar, then sprinkle mixture on top of oiled seeds

Simple Savory: Sprinkle seeds with salt or other seasoning such as italian or taco.… Read more


Vintage Halloween Fun!

Posted on October 15th in halloween, vintage lifestyle. No Comments

Are you looking to relive the Halloween of your childhood? That time when no one had cell phones and kids played in fall leaves, just a good old time! We at Secrets in Lace not only want to help achieve vintage style but really appreciate the lifestyle of the 1950’s. We’ve decided for the rest of the month of October to some fun, simple, and easy ways for you and your family to enjoy a retro Halloween!

The leaves are falling and the weather is getting cooler, so what better way to enjoy the season than by going to a pumpkin patches?… Read more


Try Pinup for Halloween!

Have you ever wanted to dress like a classic pinup? Halloween is the perfect time to experiment with new shapes and silhouettes, so why try a true classic? We can help you achieve a pinup figure from bra to stockings. If you have ever wanted to own some fun vintage inspired pieces we have those too. Try these pieces out for a fabulous Halloween costume: you might just love how you look and feel so much that you will wear them all the time.

Coquette Satin Bullet Bra

Coquette Satin Bullet Bra

Let’s start off with a classic bullet bra! Our Coquette Satin Bullet Bra is simply stunning.… Read more