Velvet Outfit Ideas for Women – 50+ Ways to Wear Velvet

Velvet Outfit Ideas- Velvet is a luxurious and magnificent piece of cloth that can be worn any way you want, but it can be a bit tricky situation sometimes, because of its flexibility and stretchy nature.

It is a classic fabric that instantly gives off an air of elegance and can levitate even the simplest of outfits instantly.

The velvet trend still going strong this fall and winter season, and you can incorporate velvet touches to your outfits. More and more designers have been adding velvet outfits to their collections this year. If you’re unsure of how to wear velvet, then start off with a floor-length dress and add subtle accessories rather than giving yourself a dramatic touch.

How To Wear Velvet Outfits?

This entire blog is all about this! But to make it short, you can style velvet in numerous ways. Be it a floor-length dress, suit, gown, top, skirt, or pants. You can use velvet hair accessories and footwear as well.

Let’s start by discussing some of the most popular types of velvet outfits these days:

  • Velvet Dresses: If you are unsure of how to wear velvet, a dress is one of the easiest ways to wear the trend. Bodycon dresses and skater style dresses are popular designs.
  • Velvet Leggings: They are fashionable and comfortable. Their thickness and texture make them ideal for the colder months. Work a rock chic look by pairing them with an oversized shirt, leather jacket, and lace-up boots.
  • Velvet accessories: When you do not want to wear too much velvet, go for accessories instead. Hair accessories, jewelry, bags and even velvet collars are trendy in this regard. Add velvet touches to your outfit in subtle forms. Think velvet-covered buttons or velvet trims.
  • Velvet Jackets and Blazers: A sleek black velvet blazer could easily be paired with many different outfits.
  • Velvet Shoes: They are very easy to find and look trendy, especially when paired with dresses for formal occasions.

Now, moving on to some tips to remember when buying velvet outfits:

  • If you are too thin then never forget that a velvet dress adds inches to even the slimmest of hips, given its three-dimensional pile. You can also wear a one-piece velvet dress for a hot look.
  • Keep your hair and makeup simple as you want the velvet to shine when wearing a velvet outfit.
  • If you don’t want to put a blazer over your velvet dress in the wintertime, you may wear a tee-shirt or turtle neck under it.
  • Pair your outfit with different colors of shoes to make it appear more attractive. For example, if you’re wearing a green velvet dress, pair it with black or white footwear.
  • Get the correct size velvet slip dress with the proper fit since loose slip dresses do not look good.
  • If you have a velvet dress that feels too big, you can give it a better shape by wearing it with a dress.
  • Remember: Velvet looks good on everyone! No matter what your size, shape or color, you can always look good in velvet as long as you go for the right fit and style it well.

We have shared several looks for you below that have been classified into different seasons. We’ll start with Winter and Fall outfits, followed by Summer and Spring ones.

Velvet Outfits for Winters & Fall

50 – Layer Your Velvet Outfits with Leather Jackets

This patchworked velvet skirt is composed of velvet and suede. It will give you a totally original look this fall. A mix n match combo of the leather jacket looks very modern.

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49 – High School Look in a Velvet Skirt

What do you need the most outfits for when you are young? Weddings? Formal dinners or clubs? Well, none of them become the answer is school and college.

To be the style icon of your school, add a few velvet items to your wardrobe.

We recommend you wear a striped sweater with navy blue velvet skirt and sneakers. Add a peach coat over this outfit and grab your backpack. Perfect back to school outfit!

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48 – Velvet Nightsuits for Friday Chillings With Bestie

Velvet wraps! Printed or plain. They are best for cozy Friday movie nights and gossip sessions with your best friend. It’s soft on the skin. Stay comfortable and gossip for hours in these.

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47 – Velvet Suit

Undoubtedly the velvet suit is one of the best boss girl outfits. Impress everyone at the office with your fashion sense.

For this look you need black pumps, aviator glasses, and cheetah printed bag. Perfect!

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Silver Bonded velvet jacket and pants is another high street fashion outfit. Velvet and monochrome is the best duo, trust us. Pop it up with red velvet stilettos. Add delicate jewelry like chains and hoop earrings.

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46 – Velvet Blazers with All-Black Outfits

Blazers can help you create a formal look, but velvet blazers? Well, they give you not just a formal but radiant, elegant and smart girl look. Wear them to your office, preferably in colors like blue, black and maroon. Here are all the ways to Wear Blazers In Summer.

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45 – Velvet Peplum

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44 – Christmas Chillings In Velvet

Nothing screams louder, “Hello December” than Christmas. Isn’t it so? We’ll Christmas isn’t just holiday and chilling time, but it’s hard for girls, especially those who want the perfect dress for this day. Let’s make it simple for you with velvet!

You can go with a light-colored sweater underneath and pack yourself in Velvet wide-leg pants and a long coat. To balance your outfit, wear pointy-toe pumps. A leather shoulder bag similar in color to your sweater.

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Here’s another Christmas look for you guys. It’s highly recommended for girls in their teens as it makes one look younger, cuter and, of course, stylish. Wear a woolen sweater with a dark gold velvet skirt and boots. It’s a really comfortable look to try at home for Christmas, especially if you’re hosting a dinner.. For going out, you might feel the need to wear leggings underneath and a jacket over it.

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43 – Sexy Bedazzled Outfit with Velvet Trousers

Try this look at a wedding or some evening event.

A trendy sequined crop top with blue velvet pants looks impressive on all body types.

Pair with high-waisted flares, skirts or pants.

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42 – Try the Classic Velvet Cardigan With Ripped Jeans

These are very comfortable and easy-to-wear things that can be used with any outfit. Add some statement jewelry to look glamourous. Black pumps look more stylish with this outfit. Here are some more fabulous Outfits with Ripped Jeans.

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41 – Casual Look in Velvet Pants

Velvet pants work well with classic wardrobe staples. The best way to wear something you’re unfamiliar with is to pair it with non-trendy, classic pieces like cardigans and basic cotton shirts.

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40 – Trendy Formal Suit Jacket

Since velvet is a visually heavy fabric, pair it with more delicate fabrics for balance. Choose a classic velvet blazer and make an outfit that would be appropriate for the event and look classy as well.

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39 – Trendy Velvet Suit For Working Women

There are tons of velvet pieces out there in beautiful jewel tones like emerald green and royal blue that can make such a stylish impact. Even a ruby red velvet suit looks effortlessly classy at the office or at formal meetings.

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38 – Celebrity Style

For one of the hottest looks for this winter, pair your flared dress with sheer leggings. 

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37 – What to Wear with a Velvet Skirt

This fabric can make a statement no matter its colour. The easiest way to pull off this fashion trend is to wear a velvet skirt with a single colour or light colour which can go effortlessly fuss-free.

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36 – Try a Velvet Blazer for Work

Velvet blazers are a must-have for winters as they don’t just look professional but also keep you warm and cosy.

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This look is both unique and perfect for the upcoming winter as its a high-impact day look for girls and women for both semi-formal and casual activities.

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35 – Paired With A Denim Jacket

Velvet slip dress outfits – Many women prefer to wear a single dress outfit rather than mixing matching shirts/tops and pants/trousers in a dress. They say it is simpler to wear and requires less effort to style. Slip dresses are one of them.

They are the simplest type of outfit to wear and style in a short amount of time and with few accessories. Slip dresses are available in different fabrics, including silk, nylon, cotton, and velvet. However, velvet slip dress outfits are currently gaining immense popularity.

Velvet is the most comfortable and fashionable material that every lady enjoys wearing.

Wearing a plain velvet slip dress without a unique style may appear dull and unattractive. So, instead of wearing your slip dress as it is, try some creative ideas to design your attire to make it look attractive.

You may wear a velvet slip dress in the winter with a jacket over the slip dress.

Wear the beautiful velvet dress first, then add an oversized denim jacket over it. Wear some stylish patterned shoes that will go well with your attire. Take a purse that matches your denim jacket.


34 – Polka Dots Velvet Dress

Polka dots are a fashion trend that will never go out of style. You may also choose a velvet slip dress with a polka dot print. Put a simple white top with a black v-neck polka dot patterned slip maxi over it.


33 – With Heeled Boots

Here’s another velvet slip dress look to try. Wear a black cut-out sides gown along with big leather boots with heels. Wear some lovely silver earrings and a matching silver color pendant to complement the dress.


32 – Rihanna In Velvet Slip Dress

As previously said, velvet slip dresses are the most trendy clothing in every lady’s collection. Rihanna recently wore a velvet slip dress and looked stunning in it.

You might also try this Rihanna-inspired party look.

Depending on the weather, you may wear the outfit with or without a leather jacket. Wear high-heel sandals in silver color and add black sunglasses and stylish black hair tie bands.

31 – The Classy Look

Wear a plain black full-sleeved blouse as an inner and combine it with a lovely burgundy cut-out slip gown. Put a classy black belt around your waist. Add knee-length black boots. You may accessorize with pretty hoops earrings.

Velvet slip dress outfits


30 – Golden Velvet Slip Dress

Here’s another way to style a velvet slip dress. Wear a basic black shirt over a gold crushed velvet slip dress. Carry a long chain black purse with the outfit and finish the ensemble with red ankle boots.


29 – Most Popular Velvet Color These Days: Blush Pink

Pink is always a favorite hue of ladies and every lady likes wearing it all the time. Dress in a pink velvet slip gown, put on a matching pink purse, matching pink jewelry, and sandals in a matching pink hue to complete the outfit.

You may wear the dress as is it or place a gorgeous leopard print coat over it if it’s chilly outside.


28 – With a Turtleneck

I’m sure you have a turtle neck top in your wardrobe; get it out and pair it with a black slip dress to create this look.

Pair the outfit with a matching black purse and black sandals. Socks may be worn with sandals to make them more attractive.

Velvet slip dress outfits


27 – With a Long Coat

Here’s a street-style look created using a velvet slip dress. Put on a full-length slip dress with a plain white top. You may also wear it with jeans. Then, complete the dress with a long camel coat and a red purse. Pair your outfit with white shoes and elegant sunglasses. Your street-style ensemble with a velvet slip dress is complete.


26 – With a Sherpa Jacket

Wear a black velvet slip dress with a matching sherpa jacket over it. It will keep you warm in chilly weather while looking beautiful on you. Wear knee-length white boots to complement your outfit.


25 – Style It With a Faux Fur Vest

If you don’t want to cover up your entire outfit with a jacket or long fur coat, this outfit is for you.

Wear a light blue short faux fur vest with an orange velvet slip dress. Wear elegant boots matching your dress and classy blue sunglasses to compliment the vest.


24 – Modest Velvet Outfit For Hijabis

A velvet slip dress can also be worn with a headscarf. Wear a white full-sleeved shirt over a red slip dress.

Put on black tights and accessorize the dress with a black waist belt and a black purse. To make your dress more attractive, add a red scarf and a hat over it. Finally, wear white boots to complete the look.


23 – Styling a Velvet Dress for a Road Trip

If you’re going on a trip and can’t decide what to wear, here’s an outfit idea.

Wear a regular white tee shirt with a pink velvet maxi over it. Now add a jacket to keep you warm in the chilly weather. Finally, wear white shoes to keep you comfortable throughout your trip and also to coordinate with your white tee.

Velvet slip dress outfits


22 – For Teenagers

Teenagers may try on this style with a velvet slip dress. Wear a black short-sleeved shirt under a black gown. Pair it with black tights and accessorize with a black handbag, sunglasses, and minimal jewelry. Finish the look with a pair of trendy, multi-colored shoes.

Velvet slip dress outfits

21 – With a Striped Shirt

Have you ever tried a striped shirt with a velvet dress? If you haven’t already, you should try now. Wear a crushed velvet burgundy dress with a black and white striped shirt.

You might wear this outfit with black net tights and black velvet knee-length boots. Don’t forget to accessorize with a stunning black neckpiece.


20 – Daytime Look

Here’s another look you may try on with a lovely brown slip dress. Wear a full-sleeved white shirt with a brown velvet slip dress over it. You may complete the outfit by wearing basic matching brown or black slippers and a stylish pouch purse. Add black sunglasses if it’s hot.

Velvet slip dress outfits


Velvet Outfits for Summer & Spring

19 – Velvet Wrap Top

Go casual yet sumptuous in a gold velvet top along with jeans.

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18 – Pair Your Velvet Tops with Pleated Skirts

Pleated skirts are the hardest when it comes to dressing appropriately and fashionably. But don’t worry just like everything else, outfit trends has this covered for you as well. Wear a silver skirt with a high green velvet top.

Now, when your dress speaks louder than anything else, you don’t need to keep your hair open. Tie them in a high ponytail giving your drop-down earrings enough space to shine.

Wear heels to give your skirt a little height. Don’t for big handbags, a clutch or small shoulder bag will do its work. Perfect for occasions like birthdays, parties, and formal dinners.

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17 – Try a Floral Velvet Top With Highwaist Pants

As you know by now, velvet isn’t just for formal occasions. Wear a printed velvet top along with denim high waist flared pants for a casual look. Faux suede mule booties, hoop earrings, and sunglasses will help in finishing off the enchanting look.

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16 – Velvet Skirt Outfit For Students

A white blouse with a leather jacket and velvet mini skirt gives you a cute college girl look. Animal print flat pumps look amazing with this outfit.

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15 – Sheer Velvet Top

Because of its rich color and shine, velvet looks amazing on sheer fabrics, as you can see in this top that has been paired with jeans and a hat for a casual look.

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14 – Red Carpet Looks In Velvet


13 – How To Style Velvet Pants

Velvet pants add a sumptuous twist to your day wear. Try out a crushed velvet flare pant with top in black. Net sleeves on velvet add a sassy touch. Polish off the look with fringe drop earrings and pumps.

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12 – Green Velvet Outfits

This plush garment may give you some more ounces, but a sleek and perfect fit can be utilized to look more stylish and trendy. Just choose the best fit.

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11 – Glamourous Evening Outfit

Dark shades of velvet are preferable than the bright ones. Pair your sexy slit wrap skirt with a pink nude color deep V-neck for a perfect evening head-turner look.


10 – Black Velvet Dress with Gold Accessories

Everyone’s favorite color is black, and it looks beautiful to everybody. Velvet slip dresses in black are popular, and every lady should have one in her wardrobe.

Wear a black full-sleeved shirt underneath a velvet slip dress, and pair black leather boots with a matching purse and sunglasses. To make your outfit more attractive, pair it with a golden trendy waist-chained belt. Curl your hair with a center part for a hairdo. And you’re all set.


9 – The Casual Look

Green and white are usually a good color combination because they are both vibrant colors.

Put on a beautiful green velvet slip dress and combine it with white boots. Add cool black sunglasses and a simple center-parted hairdo to complete the appearance, and you’re ready to go.


8 – Layer Over A Fishnet Top

Here is a slip dress with a fishnet top. To enhance the look, use dark makeup, including a dark lip shade and eye makeup. This style may use during the day as well as at night.


7 – With a Belt

If you feel your velvet dress is too lose, just style it with a belt and it will emphasise your curves just the way you want.


6 – Fashionista Look

Here is the most trendy and stylish way to wear a grey velvet dress. Put on a grey color lovely slip dress made of velvet fabric and a purple shade faux fur scarf over the slip dress.

Add a matching grey Cuban chain necklace, hoops earrings, and wear matching sandals.


5 – All-White Party Outfit

We can try a whole white look with a white velvet slip dress, just like we can do with black. Wear a white net top with a gorgeous white velvet slip gown. To complete the ensemble, pair the outfit with matching trendy white shoes and a faux fur purse.

Velvet slip dress outfits


4 – Glamorous Date Night Dress

A fashion look featuring sleeve maxi dress, suede leather shoes, and a clasp is fantastic for formal evenings.

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Our Favorite Plus Size Velvet Outfits

3 – Velvet Blouse with Jeans

Velvet does add a little volume, but it doesn’t mean plus size women can’t wear it. A velvet wrap top in smoky spruce looks thrilling when paired with black jeans. Add some accessories like a watch and ring, and you are all set for a not too formal day ahead.

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2 – With a Faux Fur Coat

Wear a black velvet slip dress with a simple black shirt underneath. Add a belt around your waist and a green fur jacket over the outfit. Use ankle-length black boots and a matching black crossbody bag. Choose earrings in a copper tone that complements the belt.

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1 – The Party Look

You may also wear your casual velvet slip dress to a party.

Wear the black velvet slip dress first, and then add a long sparkly coat of the same length as the dress to balance the dress.

Now, complete your appearance with snakeskin ankle boots and gold color hoops earrings, and you are ready to party.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q) Can you wear a velvet dress by itself?

You may wear a velvet dress without layering it with anything, such as jackets, shirts, or coats. It’s up to you how you want to wear it, but don’t forget to pair it with trendy accessories to enhance your look. You can accessorize the ensemble with knee-length or ankle-length boots and stylish bags.

Q) Should a velvet dress be tight?

For any formal dress, it is important to go for the right size. Since velvet usually runs a bit large and it is a stretchable material, you can go one size down when buying it.

Q) When can I wear a velvet dress?

A velvet dress is appropriate for various occasions, including weddings, friends’ parties, and casual outings. You may wear a velvet dress in the summer and winter seasons. In the summer, you can wear it as is, and in the winter, layer it with a jacket for a casual look and a blazer for a formal look. It also looks great with a long coat and sparkly sweaters.

Q. Can I wear velvet in Summers?

You can wear velvet in summer unless the temperature in your country crosses 40 degrees or close. For wearing velvet in summers, pick the lightweight one and opt for something scrappy and loose.

Q. What fabric goes well with velvet?

Velvet is a fabric that gives off very vibrant vibes. If you aren’t into full-on velvet, then we advise you to pair it up with delicate and equally mesmerizing fabric like satin, silk or lace.

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