Pin It
Photography by DOMINO

Velvet is the season’s slinkiest material, and it looks as luxe as it feels. No matter how you choose to incorporate it, it’s an easy way to add a touch of opulence to any space. From elegant throw pillows to plush wallpapers, here are 23 statement-making ways to incorporate a bit of winter’s hottest trend in your home, and your closet.

 
Pin It
Photography by DRIES VAN NOTEN

Voltes Quilted Coat by Dries Van Noten, Mohawk, $2,448  

Calling all maximalists: This is the jacket for you. Dries Van Noten’s signature playfully eccentric style is beautifully translated in this quilted multicolor coat.

 
Pin It
Photography by STAUD.CLOTHING

Vitti Bag, Staud Clothing, $475

Made from a silk blend velvet for the ultimate luxurious feel, this bag is the perfect finishing touch to any holiday party outfit. Its simple design makes it perfect for day to day usage, too.

 
Pin It
Photography by KENZO.COM

May Flowers’ Velvet Cap, Kenzo, $80

Okay, so it might not be the most practical winter accessory, but this cap’s vibrant hue is an easy way to liven up an outfit. Inspired by Kenzo Takada’s 1980s collections (specifically his inaugural 1983 line), the floral print brings a bit of spring to your wardrobe, regardless of the season.

 
Pin It
Photography by CORRELL CORRELL

Duo Velvet Circle Sweatshirt by Correll Correll, Need Supply Co., $216

Because if you’re going to wear a sweatshirt, it might as well be a chic one. The deep red hue of this Correll Correll one is perfect for the festive season.

 
Pin It
Photography by KEVIN O’BRIEN

Ombré Velvet Pillow by Kevin O’Brien, ABC Carpet & Home, $310

You could have the most basic couch or bedding in the world, and one of these velvet pillows would instantly up the elegant factor. Mix in with more affordable pillows in other materials for a layered textured look that’s super cozy.

 
Pin It
Photography by MONDO-MONDO.COM

I Like You in Velvet, Mondo Mondo, $135

This might not be technically made of velvet, but the classic scent lends the same sophistication we expect from the fabric. Inspired by silk gloves, jazz, and lipstick, this perfume includes notes of iris, incense, and white musk.

Pin It
Photography by RACHEL COMEY

Indra Suit by Rachel Comey, Need Supply Co., $152.99   

Dress this bodysuit up with a high-waisted skirt or keep it casual with a pair of vintage Levis to repurpose this gorgeous piece for any type of holiday party.

 
Pin It
Photography by DARNIERSOCKS.COM

Velvet Socks, Darner Socks, $40

Velvet socks are a tiny touch of luxury that will make you feel just a little bit more put together. The sunny mustard hue is an easy way to add a pop of color, even if it’s only peeping over the top of your go-to winter boot.

 
Pin It
Photography by DORATEYMUR

Petrol Mules by Dorateymur, Farfetch, $475

These square-toed fuzzy mules are the colder seasons’ answer to the perennially trendy summer mule. A statement-making metal ring elevates the otherwise simple design of this shoe.

 
Pin It
Photography by GUCCI.COM

Velvet Cushion with Kingsnake Embroidery, Gucci, $1,250

Gucci does maximalism better than almost anyone else on the market, so when they expanded into homeware earlier this year suffice it to say we were excited. And they didn’t disappoint, offering bold (albeit massively expensive) items such as this red embroidered velvet cushion.  

 
Pin It
Photography by CAROLINAIRVINGTEXTILES.COM

Almaty Velvet, Carolina Irving Textiles

Use this sophisticated print to give an old piece of furniture a fresh look. Or, go smaller with some custom-made pillow covers.  

Pin It
Photography by PIERREFREY.COM

Ladybird, Pierre Frey

Give your space a graphic feel with a punchy print. This geometric-inspired one by Pierre Frey has a distinctly ’70s vibe we’re loving.

Pin It
Photography by DEDAR.COM

Oban Verde Inglese, Dedar Milano

For an elegant vaguely British motif, try this tartan print. The deep blue and green make it a timeless choice, while the velvety material add a unique edge compared to the traditional knit tartan material.

 
Pin It
Photography by BRUNSCHWIG.COM

Autun Mohair Velvet, Brunschwig & Fils

If you’ve been looking for an easy way to decorate with Pantone’s Color of the Year, we found it. Purple velvet makes for a fun yet opulent material you can incorporate into your home however you see fit.

Pin It
Photography by COLE & SON FABRIC

Drape Wallpaper by Cole & Son, Mahones Wallpaper Shop

Velvet-inspired wallpaper becomes even more of a statement-making decision when it’s in this dramatic hue. Black walls instantly add a level of sophistication to a room

Pin It
Photography by FSCHUMACHER.COM

Lisboa Fabric in Obsidian, Schumacher

Inspired by Portuguese tilework, the labyrinthine pattern on this velvet fabric is definitely striking.

 
Pin It
Photography by KRAVET.COM

Pelham Clementine Fabric, Kravet

Sick of yellow? Try another cheery hue, like this vibrant orange, to brighten up your interiors.   

 
Pin It
Photography by PIERREFREY.COM

Lecco, Pierre Frey

This citrine-colored velvet makes for a cushion cover fabric that looks like it belongs in a historic mansion of some sort. Co-opt that elegance and pick up some of this chic material for yourself.

 
Pin It
Photography by CREATIONS METAPHORES FABRIC

Lagune Klein, Créations Métaphores

This particular fabric was made using artisanal dyeing methods on Saint Germain velvet, which makes for quite a rich-feeling final product.

 
Pin It
Photography by ANTHROPOLOGIE.COM

Cardiff 3-Piece L-Shaped Sectional, Anthropologie, $8,998+

For a living room piece that’s both impossibly glamorous and ridiculously comfortable, buy this L-shaped sectional in one of the many velvet colorways. We personally love the emerald hue, which contrasts nicely with the brass hardware.

 
Pin It
Photography by FERM LIVING

Oval Pouf by Ferm Living, Finnish Design Shop, $798

How pretty is this bordeaux color? A pouf is a great way to add extra seating to your space without taking up too much room.

 
Pin It
Photography by MICHAEL FELIX

Madda Armchair, Coming Soon, $3,200

Described as a contemporary take on a classic club chair, this plush piece by designer Michael Felix makes a bold statement.

 
Pin It
Photography by MOUSTACHE.FR

Micro Coat Hooks, Moustache, $103.55+

Everyone needs coat hangers, and instead of going for the standard plastic ones that don’t do much from a design standpoint, opt for these velvet hooks. They’ll liven up an empty wall while doubling up on storage, making them ideal for small spaces.

This story originally appeared in the Winter 2017 issue under the headline Smooth Operators.

See more winter trend stories:

Is Lilac the New Millennial Pink?
How to Use This Cozy Fashion Trend at Home
The Striped Staples You’ll Be Seeing Everywhere This Season

Learn to love your inbox again—sign up for Domino’s daily email.