Give a distinctive feel to your festive days, impress and feel like a queen just with velvety texture on your outfit, your skin, or even to your food.
Text: Sophia Karagianni
What’s more impressive and Christmassy than the luxurious and soft velvet material? Velvet has been one of the most romantic and royal fabrics ever. Especially this season, we have plenty velvet choices. Create a rich and sumptuous appearance and bring some extra luxury to your life. Choose a simple maxi dress or a chic suit, or even a velvet coat. There are many ways to wear it. Velvet is always in fashion and it’s for everybody, both for women and men.
Turn up the volume, get a look and be inspired from the best choices out there.
Reveal your feminine side with evening maxi dresses.
Giorgio Armani Prive, Gucci, Gucci, and two looks from Bottega Veneta Fall/Winter 2012-2013
Be more sophisticated with velvet suits in classic or androgynous style.
Paul Smith, Kenzo, Gucci, Giorgio Armani Prive, Paul Smith and Ralph Lauren, Fall/Winter 2012-2013
Make your body look perfect with jumpsuits or warm up with velvet coats.
Balmain, Chanel, Giorgio Armani Prive and Burberry Prorsum Fall/Winter 2012-2013
…and finally add some accessories and you are ready to stand out in the crowd.
Black beret Giorgio Armani Prive, Nicholas Kirkwood velvet and metallic leather ankle boots, Jason Wu velvet and leather studded shoes, Marni Bow-front belt, Chanel Boy bag, Christian Louboutin shoulder bag
Let’s not forget about the men here. A velvet suit will add some more luxury to your day.
First two looks Burberry Prorsum, second two looks Dolce & Gabbana Fall/Winter 2012-2013
An impressive outfit needs a velvet skin. Feel gorgeous in a velvet smoothie skin all day long with Nivea products for body and face.
The final touch: Prepare for your guests the delicious smoky Butternut Squash veloute soup as a starter, and sweeten them with Red Velvet Pancakes with Cream Cheese Glaze.