Though I’ve only performed on stage twice (as my alter-ego Velvet Le Soie), burlesque still holds a very special place in my heart. I love the history. I love the characters. And, of course, I love the costumes.
Whether it’s outfitted with feathers or encrusted with rhinestones, few things make me more joyful than a beautiful burlesque costume. With that in mind, here are my 5 favorite showgirl-worthy pairs of hosiery.