Fact: Velvet is Fall/Winter 2016’s biggest trend. Another fact: This plush, woven fabric is not the easiest – or most flattering – to sport as it tends to be bulky, adding the illusion of a few extra pounds to its wearer. If you just cannot imagine swathing yourself in this innately luxe fabric but hate the idea of a season’s worth of FOMO, Savoir Flair has a solution for you.
Accessories with a velvet finish are just as trendy as velvet clothing and, to the delight of women around the world, come without any risk at all. They’re also sensual and add a hint of opulence to any ensemble. We’ve rounded up the best velvet accessories spotted on the runways and on the streets, which are guaranteed to make you covet the pieces that follow in the retail edit below.