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What Is The Warm, Luxurious And Sexy Trend For Winter?

What Is The Warm, Luxurious And Sexy Trend For Winter?

The huge trend witnessed on the catwalks around the world for winter is velvet.

Velvet is everywhere in the shops.  Dresses, pants, jackets, tops through to handbags and shoes.

Whether you like more of a silky or crushed finish, or the more sophisticated look of the stiff, flat velvet, the variety available is endless this winter.

 One striking ensemble by Bianca Spender featured a stunning red velvet suit with a daring neckline, paired with a chunky metallic necklace.   Photo

One striking ensemble by Bianca Spender featured a stunning red velvet suit with a daring neckline, paired with a chunky metallic necklace.

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And if you really want to stand out in the crowd, wear the amazing red velvet items.  Red is one of the main colours in vogue this winter. 

Velvet is warm, luxurious and soft.  What a fabulous way to snuggle this winter.  Everyone will want to pat you!  And the best part is there are so many sales on with velvet that we are sharing with you below.

 Supermodel Karlie Kloss closed the show in a stunning ebony gown as part of the bridal wear segment - the first time David Jones' range has been shown in the Collections launch runway.   Photo

Supermodel Karlie Kloss closed the show in a stunning ebony gown as part of the bridal wear segment - the first time David Jones' range has been shown in the Collections launch runway.

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Velvet Evening Dress

Is a fantastic for an alternative to the black dress for balls this winter.  Stand out in the crowd, looking amazing.  The best part is velvet is a thicker fabric, which can be slimming, especially when figure hugging.  Feel sexy and sensual wearing a luxurious long velvet dress. 

 We are madly in love with this gorgeous "Lady of the Manor" red evening dress from Carla Zampatti.  And it has 50% off - down to $475.00.   Shop here

We are madly in love with this gorgeous "Lady of the Manor" red evening dress from Carla Zampatti.  And it has 50% off - down to $475.00.

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Velvet Jumpsuit

 A great alternative to the evening dress.  What a great way to look funky and fabulous in an all-in-one velvet jumpsuit.  Wear out for a special dinner or to any occasion that you want to feel amazing.  Again, extremely flattering with the thicker fabric and the all-in-one colour.

 This slimming "Velvet Cantina" jumpsuit also from Carla Zampatti is such a bargain.  Down from $929.00 to $279.00.  Shop here

This slimming "Velvet Cantina" jumpsuit also from Carla Zampatti is such a bargain.  Down from $929.00 to $279.00.

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Velvet Dress

The quickest, easiest and funkiest choice in the mornings is to throw on a dress with black opaques and long or ankle boots.  A luxurious velvet dress can be work with a coat or blazer, depending on the weather and occasion and will keep you warm and snuggled all day, even at work.  

Can be worn to work, lunch or evening.  A great versatile item for your wardrobe.

 The Iconic's velvet cross over dress.  $79.95 (40% OFF USE CODE PICKME).   Shop here

The Iconic's velvet cross over dress.  $79.95 (40% OFF USE CODE PICKME).

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 Also available and looks stunning in curvy sizes.

Also available and looks stunning in curvy sizes.

Velvet Pants and/or Blazer

Velvet suits were everywhere on the runway for the viewing of AW17.  Stunning together, or worn separately.  Look for the wider leg pants.  Comfortable and versatile, can be worn casually or dressed up.

 Bianca Spencers knockout suit was a stand out item at Australian Fashion Week.    The "Rust Velvet Viceroy" Pants are on special.  $495.00, down to $248.00,   Shop here

Bianca Spencers knockout suit was a stand out item at Australian Fashion Week.  

The "Rust Velvet Viceroy" Pants are on special.  $495.00, down to $248.00,

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 We love these Myer Miss Shop Cullotte's.  Down to $41.97.   Shop here

We love these Myer Miss Shop Cullotte's.

Down to $41.97.

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 Witchery Black Pants.  Reduced to $99.95.   Shop Here

Witchery Black Pants.  Reduced to $99.95.

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 Studio W Velvet Suit Pants.  Not on special, but we love them, love the cut and colour, and a great price at $109.95.  From David Jones.   Shop Here

Studio W Velvet Suit Pants.  Not on special, but we love them, love the cut and colour, and a great price at $109.95.  From David Jones.

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 Studio W Burgundy Blazer to go with the pants, also from David Jones.  $179.95.   Shop here

Studio W Burgundy Blazer to go with the pants, also from David Jones.  $179.95.

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Red Velvet Top

And lastly a really cute, red velvet singlet top. lvet.  Also hot off the catwalks and can be worn under a blazer, or taken out dancing the night away. It will suit most ages and body shapes with that pop of velvet colour to your wardrobe and an investment piece you will enjoy wearing for years.

 "Rust Velvet Point Tank" by Bianca Spencer.  Was $325.00, down to $123.00.   Shop here

"Rust Velvet Point Tank" by Bianca Spencer.  Was $325.00, down to $123.00.

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 Mollini Boxer Black Velvet Boots by Verali. Great price at $99.95.   Shop here

Mollini Boxer Black Velvet Boots by Verali. Great price at $99.95.

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 Witchery Pouch $49.95.   Shop here

Witchery Pouch $49.95.

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What velvet items do you have in your wardrobe, or which of the above is your favourite?

We would love to hear from you in the comments below.

Have fun being warm, luxurious and sexy this winter.

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