Model Ana Araujo is gypsy-chic in this long navy velvet and sequin dress, and velvet turban.
Topshop velvet platform pumps, $130 – topshop.com
Ms. Keys shows just how sexy velvet can be in cropped trousers and cherry red stiletto’s.
Naomi works an Alexander McQueen velvet bodice shift dress, cinched with a leather corset-style belt.
Rachel Roy wears velvet like no other. In a fishtail dress with fur draped over. Love it!
T by Alexander Wang velvet dress, $350 – farfetch.com
Great minds think alike. Birthday boy Fabolous got suited in velvet and satin with Amare and Trey songz at his celebration.
Black velvet pales in comparison to purple. Richie resembles royalty draped in this one-shouldered dress.
Liya Kebede looks simply pretty in this floral velvet burnout dress, accented with a purple velvet sash.
Veronica Webb makes velvet look cool with this beautiful burgundy motorcycle jacket.
Textures, colors, prints — Oh my!
Loving what Paula has going on here, especially the navy blazer.
Topshop velvet and satin blazer, $150 – topshop.com
MJB makes menswear look amazing in a perfectly tailored velvet tuxedo blazer with satin lapels.
Iman perfectly contrasts a strong two-piece suit with a dainty hint of lace.
Usher pulls it together on the red carpet in a sharp satin lapel, two-piece suit.
Ciara plays a game of peek-a-boo in this royal velvet burnout bodycon dress.
Charlotte Olympia velvet platforms, $875 – netaporter.com
Amber Rose models a rich hunter green skirt with a beautifully printed blouse from Givenchy’s Fall collection.
Trey Songz has definitely stepped up his style game. He’s extra sharp in this blazer with pop color piping.
It’s a black and white affair for Richie, and the stark contrast is great.
Zoe adds a youthful touch to velvet in a midi dress, faux fur, and satin round-toe pumps.
We couldn’t resist this throwback of Solange in her silky canary mini paired perfectly with contrast magenta velvet platforms.