Video: What to Wear With a Velvet Blazer

Views: 1793

Views: 1793

A velvet blazer is a great versatile selection that you can easily incorporate into your everyday wardrobe. Find out what to wear with a velvet blazer with help from a fashion stylist in this free video clip.

Embed Code

Add to this Video

 

About the Expert

 
Natalie Ogura

Natalie Ogura

http://www.natalieogura.com/

Natalie Ogura is a fashion stylist.

Transcript

 

Hi there, I'm stylist, Natalie Ogura, and we're finding ways to incorporate velvet blazers into your everyday wardrobe. Velvet is an item that a lot of people avoid because it's flashier than your more conventional fabrics. Velvet also has a slightly masculine quality to it that most women shy away from and that's really too bad because a velvet blazer is such a great addition to your Fall wardrobe. Instead of stepping back from velvet, you should really try to embrace its inherent qualities. Our model, Ellie, is wearing a navy velvet blazer from Saks. The dark shade is really easy to match and the velvety texture adds a cozy feel to the overall outfit. This blazer is also well tailored, hugging Ellie at the waist creating very feminine lines. To add even more feminine appeal, we've added a mauve silk camisole and light blue jeans all from Saks Fifth Avenue. The contrast of the silk camisole really tones down the heaviness of the velvet creating a very balanced look. To finish, we have an elegant burnt orange necklace by Marianne Homsy. Now if you want to go for a little bit more drama, opt for a more colorful velvet blazer. Fall tones like burnt orange or mustard yellow are great options. Just make sure to play down the color palette of the rest of your outfit.

advertisement

Just for you

What type are you?

Choose your Eye Color
or Register
Daily Look

advertisement

How would you like to register?

Register with Facebook
  • It's fast, easy and hassle-free
  • One-click log-in and commenting
Register with typeF.com
  • Use your email to create your account
Register