By Maha Asif Rizwan
If it isn’t the supple warmth of the fabric, it’s the smooth finish it exudes into every silhouette – velvet is fall’s favorite fabric. Worn by fashion savvy celebrities and sworn by designers, the appeal of velvet continues to sway our fashion decisions approaching Fall ‘16. While it has always been a royally acclaimed symbol of class and nobility – velvet is back in season with more panache than you could ever imagine. Read along to get on the fashion bandwagon of the season.
Remember the velvet chokers everyone wore during summer? That’s right, it’s been a year-long trend standing its ground as we move into fall. Hold on tight to your velvet chokers, ladies. And if you’re looking to get your hand on one of these, the Instagram store: A Little Bit Of Everything Online has some great varieties.
There’s nothing more comfy than slipping your feet into these roomy shoes. A classic investment to make for Fall ’16 would be these gorgeous velvet loafers by Mango. Not only will they complement your evening look they will also be an everyday essential.
Taking inspiration from the Chanel Flap velvet bag, introduce a Velvet clutch into your collection. Add the finishing touch to your evening looks with this blingy clutch by Ash Lamour.
Speaking of wedding season, how gorgeous is this Lehenga Choli by Threads & Motifs? The fabric adds a touch of regal glamour into your outfit. If an entire ensemble of velvet isn’t your style introduce one element and work your way up.
If you are ready to embrace velvet with all its opulent elegance then this black embroidered velvet Kaftan by Maheen Taseer may be the outfit of your dreams. Whether you opt for a form fitting cut or a flowy silhouette, velvet suits almost every shape.
Winter isn’t complete without your favorite sweatshirt, and we have our eyes on Klotho’s new collection. Soft, warm and chic – a velvet sweatshirt is a weararble fashion essential for winter. Pick one in a basic color and style it up or down.