It's officially velvet season, but this year, the fabric is trending more than ever, and we can't help but rejoice. Our editors have always felt that there has been a lack of great velvet options in past seasons, but now that there are so many styles to chose from, we're having a sartorial field day with the fabric. From luxe blazers to statement ankle boots, dramatic dresses, and more, there is something chic for every personal style.
Although the people at Sweaty Betty were kind enough to send me a pair, I honestly would’ve been happy with them even if I had paid regular price. You might’ve seen these blow up your Instagram feed this week, and for good reason. I seriously love these pants and have already worn them a couple of times. Sweaty Betty made a great choice by highlighting these leggings this season, because they’re legit awesome.
What you need: 2-3 yards of flannel fabric 1 inch elastic (measured to your waist size) 1.5 yards grosgrain ribbon pattern (found below) or… use your own by simply folding your favorite pj pants as shown and using them as a pattern. Here’s my homemade pattern, it’s in a jpeg format and it’s 8 pages. … … Continue reading →