Red Silk Stockings and Green Perfume

"Red Silk Stockings and Green Perfume" is a pop song written in 1946 by Bob Hilliard, Sammy Mysels, and Dick Sanford.

It was a top-ten hit for Sammy Kaye in 1947, and has been recorded by Roy Hogsed, Ray McKinley, The Crossroads Gang,[1] and The Andrews Sisters.[2] It was later recorded by Nelson Riddle (and released on his 1962 album Love is a Game of Poker), and Archie Campbell (and released on his 1966 album The Cockfight and Other Tall Tales.)


  1. ^ Billboard magazine, May 17, 1947, p. 32
  2. ^ John Sforza (2004). Swing It!: The Andrews Sisters Story. University Press of Kentucky. p. 231. ISBN 978-0813190990.