Let’s Party! 5 velvet dresses to rock this holiday season

Velvet dresses

Here’s how to bring the luxe feel of velvet into your party season wardrobe.

A major trend this season, and every holiday season naturally, a fabulous velvet frock will serve you well for years to come. And this season there are multiple shapes to choose from, so if you’re really feeling the velvet vibe, there might be more than one for you.

Here are five velvet dresses that will make sure you stand out this holiday party season.

The fit and flare:
A flattering silhouette on any shape, this pretty frock is perfect for any occasion, from the office Christmas party to a friend’s annual holiday gathering.

Exclusively ours Betsey Johnson Sleeveless Velvet Fit-and-Flare Dress, $129

The sheath:
Coming in three gorgeous hues—lush red, glam green and a quintessential LBD—this sheath dress is universally flattering thanks to some well-placed pleats.

Exclusively ours Lauren Ralph Lauren Stretch Velvet Sheath Dress, $129.99

The cold shoulder:
Another major trend this season, following summer’s exposed shoulders, is the cold shoulder look. This body con version is fun, playful and a little bit sexy.

Topshop Scoop Back Velvet Dress, $65

The body con:
Don’t be afraid to flaunt it in a formfitting, long-sleeved frock with interesting mesh detailing.

Guess Mesh and Velvet Bodycon Dress, $188

The gown:
If you’re gala-bound this soiree season, up the style ante with a floor grazing velvet gown and prepare to turn some heads.

Vince Camuto Cowl Neck Velvet Gown, $199

Feature image credit: Dress, Design Lab Lord & Taylor. Bag, Kendall + Kylie. Shoes, Fergalicious.

Photography by David Pike.