Whoa! Venus Williams' Moulin Rouge-Inspired Tennis Dress

Yes, your eyes DO deceive you: Venus Williams did NOT go short-less under her tennis dress at the French Open today … but she certainly wanted you to think she did.

The tennis star-slash-fashion-envelope-pusher unveiled her latest creation on the clay at the French Open, this one a lacy, sheer strappy thing with shorts that were undeniably flesh-colored.

Venus is no stranger to tennis-court styles that sometimes skim the line of good taste — but this courtesan-couture creation, even with its very Parisian influence, is likely to draw more whistles than most.

What do you think of Venus' tennis dress? Chime in below!

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