Fashion likes you in velvet

Fashion likes you in velvet

Velvet took the Fall 2017 runways by storm with the designers reclaiming the soft material’s eternal opulence. Bags, more bags, shoes, everything this season should be covered in this regal fabric.
Continuing the art of velvet-weaving originated in the Far East today’s fashion pays respect the peculiar properties of velvet. “The splendid yet softened depth of dye-colour it exhibited, at once marked it out as a fit material for ecclesiastical vestments, royal and state robes, and sumptuous hangings; and the most magnificent textures of medieval times were Italian velvets. The earliest sources of European artistic velvets were Lucca, Genoa, Florence and Venice, which continued to send out rich velvet textures. Somewhat later the art was taken up by Flemish weavers, and in the sixteenth century, Bruges attained a reputation for velvets that were not inferior to those of the great Italian cities” writes Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition (1911) of velvet, an all-time classic style investment.

This season at Fendi velvet is a logotype material while Saint Laurent went for a more Parisian take on the trend and Dolce & Gabbana shout out their choice for all those velvet mornings that you are destined to enjoy in style. Match the trend with this song -they will always like you in velvet.

Blue velvet and leather Kan I shoulder bag by Fendi. – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.

Fashion likes you in velvet

Red velvet Lucia shoulder bag by Dolce & Gabbana, midnight blue velvet Tribute sandals by Saint Laurent, red velvet Farrah sandals by Saint Laurent. – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.

Fashion likes you in velvet

Loulou small velvet shoulder bag by Saint Laurent. – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.

Fashion likes you in velvet

Green velvet Romy pumps by Jimmy Choo. – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia.