Holiday Style: The Velvet Suit

Holiday Style: The Velvet Suit

The Holiday Party Season is upon us! I love getting dressed up. I like to err on the side of caution and go more rather than less. I got a few requests to do some Holiday Style looks that were not red or green-focused this year. I thought this was a great idea. Jewel tone shades are a great option for the Holiday if you want to go for a more sophisticated look. I saw this velvet two-piece set at Zara and knew it would be perfect! I love velvet during the winter months as its a warmer fabric and a rich, luxe touch.  I have styled velvet dresses and velvet pants – but this is my first suit and I am LOVING IT! I feel like such a boss in this suit! The button details are absolutely beautiful and it’s such a deep, but a vibrant shade of purple.  Unfortunately, my Zara suit has already sold-out but I found quite a few similar options to shop below!




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OUTFIT DETAILS: Zara Velvet Suit, Sam Edelman Heels, Gorjana necklace


Photography by Sarah Wolfe





  1. December 5, 2018 / 6:30 pm

    Love the look! Beautiful photos. How would you tone this down to make it office appropriate?

    • Whitney
      December 5, 2018 / 8:25 pm

      Thank you so much! I would add either a turtleneck or a crew neckline top to make it more work appropriate. Hope that helps! Thanks for the sweet comment!

      xo, Whitney

  2. December 5, 2018 / 7:41 pm

    Gorgeous!!!! I need one of these suits in my closet ASAP!!!

  3. December 9, 2018 / 10:53 am

    I ADORE this outfit for the holidays! My Christmas outfits are always red, green or neutral colors, but you’ve made me want to branch out!

    xx Victoria

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