Velvet is a fabric that the fashion crowd can’t seem to get enough of—and for good reason. With its high shine and luxe look, it adds an element of glamour to any outfit. Though if you’re looking to find ways to incorporate this posh fabric into your wardrobe beyond the classic holiday dress, finding inspiration can be a challenge. But fear not—from socks to blazers, we’ve found countless ways CF community members like you are wearing our favorite material.
Toughen Up Velvet Culottes With a Moto Jacket
Go big with a bright-orange pair of statement pants, and then add some attitude with a leather moto jacket. If you want up the trend factor another notch, add a beret for extra pizzazz.
Make Your Velvet Top the Focus With Simple Trousers
This vintage blouse is one of a kind, so highlight a velvet find like this in your getup. Pair it with classic striped trousers for easy contrast, and then add a bejeweled beret to bring out some extra shine.
Create a Power Look With a Structured Velvet Blazer
Your casual office look just got an upgrade. Pair tailored pants with a graphic tee, and then throw on a velvet blazer for some added structure and shine.
Up Your Footwear Game With Velvet Socks
This one’s for all the true velvet devotees out there. If one luxe piece just doesn’t cut it for you, add in second where they least expect it. Not sure where? Socks are a great place to start. Pair them with brogues for a surprisingly chic pop that will highlight any other shiny separates you’re wearing.
Add a Velvet Crop Top to High-Waisted Denim For a Party-Ready Pairing
If you want to keep your look relatively low-key, a simple black velvet top is a great place to start. Twist the hem of your shirt into a knot and throw on a comfy pair of jeans for a look you’ll want to wear for a night out.
How do you style velvet in your wardrobe? Show us by tagging @cfashionista in your next #OOTD on Instagram!
Featured photo by @gisele_milan.