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:
Separate the seeds from the stringy pulp
Preheat oven to 300 degrees F
Wash seeds under cold water in colander
Do not blot seeds with towel or paper towel
Place seeds on a oiled pan
Place pan in oven for 30 minutes to dry out
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
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
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.
We are just days away from Halloween! So in the spirit of the season, we are going to give you a little back story to an iconic uniform. The Playboy Bunny Uniform.
Everyone over the age of 16 has probably heard of the Playboy Bunny. This company was founded in Chicago in 1953 by Hugh Hefner. The first issue of the magazine, sold for fifty cents a copy, was printed later that year and featured the very famous and beautiful Marilyn Monroe. There was over fifty thousand total copies sold! This gave the company the momentum it needed to create a unique brand and experience.… Read more
It’s that time of year again, Halloween is just around the corner! While you may be too old to go door to door asking for candy, there is no age limit when it comes to having fun with some costumes! This week we’re showing some of our favorite vintage inspired Halloween costumes, and including some of our garments you can work into the look as well!
Wouldn’t be it be great if you could put on your favorite lingerie set from Secrets in Lace and just call that your costume? While wearing our designs you probably feel the most confident, but for the sake of keeping it classy in public, you can still show off that vintage flare in something like a Bettie Page Halloween costume instead.… Read more
Happy Halloween! We love incorporating vintage into our everyday fashion and lingerie, but a holiday like Halloween is the perfect excuse to take it a step further. Or, Iʼm sure there are some people out there who are dying to experiment with vintage fashion, but donʼt want to come off looking too costume-y. Again, Halloween to the rescue! On a day where anything goes, and countless parties where guests of all ages dress up, there really is no better time to go all out as a vintage fashionista, pin-up girl, or even a burlesque entertainer! Those being three elements of fashion that Secrets in Lace works with everyday, itʼs the perfect opportunity to create three great Halloween costume ideas.… Read more