8 Reasons We’re Obsessing Over Velvet

8 Reasons We’re Obsessing Over Velvet

Hrishitaa Sharma

Velvet is making a major reappearance this Fall and we are loving it! From pants to skirts, gowns to jumpsuits—this trend is taking our hearts by storm. Is it the lush opulence the dense material exudes or the mere comfort when draped across our bodies? Whatever the reason may be, velvet clothing and accessories are cropping up all over the runways, red carpets, and streetstyle across the globe.

Check out all of these to-die-for styles below:

1. Lavish jumpsuits

From runway to a reality, there’s nothing better than going for a fierce velvet jumpsuit. Amirite ladies?

2. Luscious gowns

Velvet looks so elegant in muted tones like this off-shoulder gown.

3. Luxurious lehengas

Indian designers are on the velvet wagon as well. JJ Valaya‘s collection at Amazon Indian Fashion Week features exquisite pieces in jewel green and cobalt blue.

4. Opulent heels & booties

These boots are made for walking (and looking super adorable). Pair them up with distressed denims and slay all the way.

5. Plush clutches

Pretty clutches are the way to go and it doesn’t get much prettier than Miu Miu’s seen here.

6. Sensuous chokers

Trust a black velvet choker to win the title for perfect accessory to any outfit.

7. Sumptuous dresses

Shine divine in a drapy, velvet dress—no color needed.


8. Rich bell sleeves

The velvet fabric of Monse Maison‘s bell sleeves are perfect for this type of silhouette.

So tell us, how are you wearing your velvet crush?