Invented in the Middle Age in India, imported on the old continent by Italian merchants, worn by courts of Europe, this season, the velvet is becoming a must!
We dare it in touch or in total look, in ready-to-wear as in decoration for an intimate comfort.
In Ready-to-wear, 3 variants come in our wardrobe. Sportswear looks adopt velvet pannes and quilted velvet. It finds also a new urban expression mixing retro-chic and confortwear style. At least, woman wears it with preciosity in an exceptional dressy wardrobe thanks to devoured and flocked velvet in a decorative way.
© Lacoste Fall/Winter 2017
© Elie Saab Pre Fall 2017
© Alexandre Birman
In lingerie,the velvet comes through sloungewear. Elegant and comfortable, it is part of slow trend, and plays materials and transparency contrasts with lace and flocked velvet application.
In corsetry, the applied motifs are part of a textured transparency where the velvety touches are highlighted.
© Création Carlin
In decoration, the elegancy reach its climax to give classic home chic and refine stature. Velvet warms up the interior: In a sofa or in a pillow, this material has the power to make every object distinguished and refined, for a noble and cozy interior.
For a warm atmosphere, we choose timeless colors with deep hues, from black to dark burgundy to midnight blue.
For a vintage spirit, we opt for a green-bottle color, a pale pink and an iced-blue.
© KBHandDedar Sofa
Come on, get heary!