Category: open bottom girdle
Fall weather is just around the corner, which means it’s time to stock up on some lingerie to wear with your stockings! Open bottom girdles are one of our favorite pieces of lingerie and shapewear, so today we’re covering why we love them so much.
Open bottom girdles provide smoothing and shaping – and can even provide a reduction of inches in some cases. Since these can be mixed and matched with any other bras in your lingerie drawer, you have freedom to work them into pretty much any outfit!
This simple Nanette OB Shaper has a light hold and rolls on so you don’t have to deal with zippers.… Read more
Spring has sprung! The days are getting longer, brighter, and sunnier. With spring come birds chirping, flowers blooming, and pastels emerging. From winter to summer, spring is the lovely middle where colors rise out of her storage closet and back into the wardrobe and where pastels come out to shine. Pastels are elegant, pristine, and classy, just like the graceful lady in your life. Add a little texture with flirty ruffles and satin, and she’ll feel as delicate and beautiful as a flower.
We’ve had tons of new arrivals coming in, just in time for holiday shopping! But there’s no denying that holiday shopping for the perfect gift for your woman can be a daunting task – then you add in the sometimes tricky aspect of lingerie and it can be totally overwhelming. Today, we’ve got some great picks for holiday gifts for the person who has absolutely know idea what they’re doing, to those who may know more about lingerie than us! We have something for every vintage lingerie lover, and are here to help you share that passion.
If you’re new to buying lingerie, and are tempted to buy a box of chocolates instead, don’t give up just yet!… Read more
We are so excited to be getting so many of our new spring arrivals in, and in addition to our amazing new lingerie pieces, we have also expanded our outerwear as well. After all, a true lover of vintage fashion usually wants to be able to work it into all aspects of their wardrobe, not just lingerie. Today, we’re creating the perfect outfit that you can seamlessly transition from the office to date night.
As with any outfit, you’ll need to start with the right lingerie. We chose our new Elizabeth Open Bottom Girdle in the striking black color. The side zipper makes this a user-friendly piece of lingerie to get on and off, and will help transform your torso into that perfectly shaped hourglass figure.… Read more
It’s never too soon to start preparing for the holidays. That could include purchasing gifts for others, making a wish list of your own, or simply stocking up on all the essentials you’ll need for the upcoming holiday gatherings. This week we’re sharing some of our most loved items that you’ll want to have ready to slip into whether that’s a family dinner, elegant date, or a lively New Year’s party–these picks will ensure that you’re never without the proper undergarments and you’ll always be rocking fabulous vintage details.
Stockings are a no-brainer for holiday essentials, but which ones to wear?… Read more
Last week, we started writing about the small differences that can separate different types of lingerie. Whether its between a Fully Fashioned French Heel, or a Fully Fashioned Euro Heel (see last week’s blog!), the definitive terms of lingerie can sometimes leave you feeling confused. This week, we’re focusing on the different types of shapewear that you can buy.
We’ll start with the Girdle, which can come in a panty style, or an open bottom style. This garment is a nice alternative to a garter belt because it still has the garter straps to hold up your stockings, but also provides shaping and tummy control. … Read more
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
Today on the blog we’re showing you some of our favorite items that you can wear under your outfits. If you’re a lover of lingerie and vintage fashions, then you’ll agree that what goes underneath your clothes can sometimes be just as important as the outfit you’re wearing! Whether you’re the only one to see these undergarments, or they serve as a sexy surprise for someone special, underwear and lingerie also serves a purpose of creating the perfect shape. Keep reading to see what items you can get for your desired look.
Getting the hourglass figure is undoubtedly one of the most sought out styles.… Read more
Well just when you thought you were done shopping after the holidays…it’s just about Valentine’s Day! This holiday tends to sneak up on people, so we thought we’d start inspiring you early on to get yourself prepared for this day filled with love. Today we’re featuring some great picks both for people who are buying something for themselves, or those who want to get a gift for someone special. Either way, you’ve come to the right place!
First, to add a little festivity to your daytime look on Valentine’s Day, we suggest our Signature Reinforced Heel and Toe Stockings in our bold and beautiful red welt.… Read more
Today, we’re showing you some great products that are not only fashionable, but also functional. We all love a sexy outfit and the opportunity to show it off, but sometimes we’re going to an event and need our undergarments to serve more of a practical role. Since we focus on recreating the vintage look, it’s important to remember that in those times lingerie usually had a specific purpose, and the fashion element was an added bonus. From shaping to enhancing, to adding volume, keep reading to see how Secrets in Lace doesn’t just focus on how sexy our pieces are, but how they can help you out a little as well!… Read more