Trend Report Fall/Winter 2012/2013: New Velvet Luxury
Dark? Gothic? Forget it! Velvet is back in fashion and it’s for everybody.
This royal fabric popped up at innumerable shows like Dolce & Gabbana, Balmain, Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Etro. Not the least fashion houses , right?!
Done in many new and surprising ways the velvet looks brought some of that extra luxury to this season’s fall collections.
Aren’t those embroidered Balmain creations the ultimate form of luxury? Isn’t that deep purple Burberry jacket outstanding? And how amazing looks Yulia Kharlapanova in that green floor sweeping Gucci dress?
‘Nough said; we want to get our hands on one of these ‘new velvet’ pieces.