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The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is officially lit and that can only mean one thing ... it's holiday party season!
And when it comes to what to wear to those get-togethers, there's only one fabric you should even consider: velvet. From dresses and skirts to tops and even shoes, this plush fabric is taking over everything and it makes for the perfect addition to any holiday party ensemble.
Need a dressy outfit for a big soiree? Try a velvet skirt with a simple T-shirt, strappy heels and big statement earrings. Want just a touch of the furry feel? Try a pair of velvet loafers or a trendy choker. The options are endless!
TODAY Style squad member and founder of TheLVGuide.com, Lilliana Vazquez, scoped out her top picks for velvet clothes, accessories and more.
Take a look below and add a little velvet to your life. Trust us, with a fabric this soft and comfy, you certainly won't regret it.
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Pick your favorite style and rock it all holiday season long.
AEO velvet slip dress, $30, American Eagle Outfitters
Velvet years top, $42, VICI
Taupe velvet sea mermaid skirt, $39, Windsor
And even more options!
Who What Wear velvet wrap slip dress, $35, Target
Velvet striped jumpsuit, $40, Zara
Velvet blouse, $46, Mango
Draped bodysuit, $35, H&M
Crossover velvet dress, $50, Zara
Velvet cardigan, $80, Mango
Black velvet straight leg culottes, $45, Missguided
Just a touch
Want to get in on the velvet trend, but don't want to go all out? Try adding a fun velvet sticker to your favorite pair of kicks or handbag. Yes, you heard that right! These removable patches are all the rage. You can also always go for a choker or belt, which will instantly add a luxe element to any outfit.
1969 icon velvet-patch denim jacket, $80, GAP
Large bolt sticker, $7, Trend:Bar
Haute Habits Velvet Belt in Burgundy, $30, Modcloth
Large star sticker, $7, Trend:Bar
Trendsetter velvet choker, $13, Charming Charlie
Small star sticker, $2, Trend:Bar
Skinny stripe sticker, $10, Trend:Bar
There's something so winter chic about a pair of velvet shoes. Whether it's booties or loafers, they'll instantly jazz up your ensemble.
Velvet loafers, $50, Zara
SUNNY Velvet Leopard Slippers, $48, Tosphop
Velvet high heel shoes, $60, Zara
Elva Mirrored Heel Ankle Boots in Silver Velvet, $60, Public Desire