Saturday, July 24, 2010

Trendspotting: Vivacious Velvet

Darlings, consider a velvet dress or blazer for autumn!
Runway coverage courtesy except where noted.
Andrew Gn
Anna Sui
Antonio Berardi
Dolce & Gabbana
Giorgio Armani
Jaeger London
Jean Paul Gaultier
Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, via
Luisa Beccaria
Nanette Lepore
Pringle of Scotland
Ralph Lauren
Richard Nicoll
Sophie Theallet
Zac Posen
Velvet is so very!


Katariina said...

I faiting autumn!So Pretty clothes!



Lee Oliveira said...

OMG.. they are so beautiful..
Loving Dolce & Gabbana at the moment tho

chaoskontrolowany said...

Gorgeous dresses! <3

VMcreation-fashion-studio-atelier said...

Hi,dear CC!-)*

Woow,such elegant,super chic and beautiful velvet dresses!!!

Richard Nicoll and Zak Posen are my fav.from you selection,darling Carrie!

It's so fabulous,velvet for this autumn:-)))*


Leia said...

Looove velvet!


The Zhush said...

I love velvet! And that Anna Sui dress is perfection!

stilettolover91 said...

Everything in this post is Fabulous!!!


I saw a velvet tutu the other day and it really was vivacious.

mscharmschic said...

Love Velvet!

WendyB said...

There's something about red velvet that's especially lush.

Erika said...

Ah, the Nanette Lepore is breathtaking! :)

Inspiration exists said...

Velvet is definitely one of the most outstanding trends for the autumn. Love the Givenchy piece!

Marissa said...

Unfortunately, this trend is going to take me a little while to get used to. All I can think of when I see velvet is shopping for dresses to where to Bar Mitzvahs as a 13-year-old in the '90s.

Grace said...

Oooh, I'm loving the idea of more velvet in my wardrobe. That Givenchy dress is an absolute dream!

WeaselStyle said...

really amazing dresses!!!

melrod1206 said...

OOOHHH!!! I LOVE VELVET!!! I can't pick a favorite because I love them all!! Great post!


nookie said...

I don't really like velved but the D&G it's awesome!

style'n said...

I am loving the velvet trend! And this makes me look forward to Fall. Have a great weekend,

style'n said...

Loving the velvet trend and this makes me look forward to Fall. Have a great weekend,

Lexy said...

velvet! super fresh for fall!



La Feem said...

Love it, gorgeous picks. I've been on the hunt for some velvet lovliness for my client. xx

The Seeker said...

Oh beautiful CC, I sooooooooo L.O.V.E velvet!!!!!
Beautiful picks yours.

Hope you're having a lovely weekend

Couture said...

Love the Anna Sui dress!

Krystal said...

i swear i recall one of my first dance dresses in high school being velvet...i wonder if that is correct!

Amy said...

Such lovely clothes! Velvet always looks so elegant and well beautiful :)

Fashion teapot ♥

HiFashion said...

I love the look asnd feel of velvet. It's always so pretty. I love the Dolce & Gabbana dress.

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Carrie,

I love velvet, it always looks so rich and all the clothes you have shared are gorgeous.

Hope that you are having a wonderful

Papillon Vintage said...

LOVE the velvet! What a great outfit!

Le Sigh of a Fashionista said...

I love velvet blazers! I can't wait for fall!!

Katie said...

Love velvet!

sliptakz said...

love that red short dress :)

Nuheila said...

Velvet it's perfect fro autumn.Once again you have collected beautiful pieces.

Have a wonderful sunday!


Laura in Paris said...

I LOVE velvet!! I prefer silk velvet and deep blue is my favorite color.

Zabrinah said...

Oh! I'm loving the velvet!! This is so inspiring for autumn!!!!


Best wishes from one blogger to another,


Kristin said...

OMG, that green D&G makes me weak in the knees!

Calming Corners said...

You made me want to purchase some velvet this fall.

monica said...

thank you for these beautiful pictures

definitely in the mood for some sumputuous velvet dresses now

Kristin Hjellegjerde said...

So happy to see it will be a season of gorgeous velvet:)

KloƩ Adriana. said...

I love how velvet looks - I have a weird phobia though and can't touch it, haha :S

some stunning looks here :) x