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5 Under: Velvet Crush

November 14, 2017

Heather Astleford | 5 Under: Velvet Crush |

My next installment of my 5 Under series is all about my current velvet crush. It’s the perfect fabric for fall/winter parties and celebrations because it gives a touch of luxury and elegance while still being warm and comfortable. Let’s be honest, ladies, it’s all about looking nice while being warm in the winter! Am I right?!

I love that velvet is having a moment right now. I remember it being big in the 90s when I was a kid. My only qualm with velvet is the care it takes, so I wouldn’t stock my winter wardrobe with velvet. However, if I’m buying a holiday dress or a pair of shoes – something that isn’t going to be in heavy rotation – then a velvet piece is perfect.

Today’s 5 Under is all about my crush on velvet and the best pieces to buy based on three budget points, from $50-$150. Enjoy!

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