Winter Must-Have: Velvet

10 ways to wear this luxurious trend.
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Winter Must-Have: Velvet

10 ways to wear this luxurious trend.

-Lois Joy Johnson

Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian looks chic in this red velvet dress at her birthday party.

The feel-good look-rich fabric of the season is velvet. Plush and ladylike, it adds sexiness to the simplest item and can be dressed up for night or paired with jeans for a more casual look. Look for these 10 hot styles:

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1. BLAZER
A velvet blazer can dress up jeans fast. Throw on high-heeled booties and jewelry or a scarf to add extra glam no matter where you go.

velvet blazers

Left: Silence and Noise velvet boyfriend blazer ($49, urbanoutfitters.com). Right: Ambition velvet blazer ($68, nordstrom.com)

2. COCKTAIL DRESS
Choose jewel tones like ruby, amethyst and sapphire in short, loose contemporary shapes. Then add opaque tights and heels or boots.

velvet cocktail dresses

Left: Burn-Out minidress ($99, victoriassecret.com). Right: BCBG cap-sleeve velvet dress ($168, bcbg.com)

3. STRETCH LEGGINGS
Synthetic velvet with lots of Lycra or spandex makes it a great base for tunic sweaters or loose flowy tops.

velvet leggings

Left: 7 For All Mankind 4-pocket velvet leggings ($149, shopbop.com). Right: INC International Concepts velvet leggings ($39, macys.com)


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0 thoughts on “Winter Must-Have: Velvet

  1. FBNYC says:

    Love the velvet DVF leopard dress

  2. alterego says:

    Me too! Want!

  3. bryony1 says:

    The only way to wear that beautiful stuff that velvet is to stand stockstill the whole time it’s on you, or you’ll be covered by dust, dandruff and lint within the first hour.

  4. NYCdogmommy says:

    I love the way velvet feels. It’s so soft!

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