Velvet is one of those fabrics that can go from good to terrible in a matter of moments. If the hue, cut, and overall quality of the garment or shoe you’re wearing isn’t very good, you can easily look like a bargain bin reject. The awesome thing about it now, however, is that quality doesn’t have to mean expensive, and the silhouettes are a lot more modern than they used to be. The tones are richer as well, so even if you choose a pastel, it looks more much luxe.
If you’ve been wanting to try the wintry trend but wasn’t sure how, here’s a little outfit inspo for when you’re ready to take the plunge with velvet: