A traditional choice for nobility, velvet for fashion is more accessible than ever. Woven or knitted, this luxurious and super-soft fabric is the go-to fabric for party season, but is showing up in more casual outfits as well; with smoking jackets, tops and pants! And with it’s warm and cozy feel is perfect for any winter event.
Stretch velvets are particularly rewarding to sew and, although a little tricky to cut and sew without the pile shifting, are a little more forgiving than classic woven velvet.
Item #3387158 Stretch Velvet Solids | 88% polyester 12% spandex | 148cm
Item #3387558 Ice Crushed Velvet | 92% polyester 8% spandex | 153cm
Velvet isn’t just for grown-ups… mixed with a matching satin, velvet looks sweet for little ones too.
Along with solid or crushed stretch velvet, there are additional opulent choices such as burnout, glitter or even embellished with pearls! Be sure to check out the entire selection in stores now.
Item #3136600 Burnout Velvet | 95% polyester 5% spandex | 150cm
While you’re planning your party dress, why not get a head start on gift making for the holidays? This DIY Fringe Scarf, using an assortment of stretch velvet, is an easy, elegant project that all will love.