It's no secret that velvet is a huge look for fall, and the fact that it’s currently trending (a 1,000% increase since the same time period in 2015) on Polyvore only provides further proof. Velvet’s rich texture looks innately luxe and regal, which makes it a great way to elevate your look, whether it's to the office or holiday party. So what's stopping you from indulging in the hot trend? Scared you might look like Santa or a reincarnation of the Juicy Couture track suit days? Well, don't worry about that – these days, velvet looks completely modern and brings a whole new dimension to your outfit.
If you're still worried about a full-on velvet look, start out small with a jacket. It’s rich-looking, cozy, and perfectly pairable with nice jeans, a blouse and simple shoes. Here we have rounded up a rainbow assortment of the best velvet jackets out there. Happy shopping – and showing everyone that velvet isn't just for Santa or the royal family of Cambridge.