OUTFIT 1: Red mermaid burlesque dress with ostrich feather hem
All along the front of the dress, there’s faint stitching lines where it must have been taken in, let out and taken back in again multiple times. Was it a costume that lived in a burlesque theatre to be worn by many different performers? I’ll never know. But if this dress could talk, I bet it would have some great stories.
Here’s to hanging out at home in feathers and fringe! If you’d like to read the original article from Sunday Life, you can find it here.