Blog: Crossroads Style

September 8th, 2017 by Samantha Weaver New In: Embroidered and Velvet Pieces

This week, we’re featuring two of our favorite current trends: embroidery and velvet! These luxurious details are an easy way to start off your fall wardrobe with style.

 

Embroidery

Embroidered Peacock Blouse with Pleated Sleeves ($35.00) available at all locations; paired with All Saints Leather Tote ($120.00) available at our Seattle location on Broadway Avenue next week.

 

Kurt Geiger Embroidered and Bejeweled Flats (Size 10, $55) available at our Pasadena, CA store. Follow your local Crossroads store Instagram feed for new designer arrivals daily!

 

Embroidered Jumpsuit with Wide Leg ($48.50); paired with Firetrap Leather Motorcycle Jacket (Size small, $120) available soon at our Seattle location on Broadway Avenue.

 

VELVET

Fenty by Rihanna Puma Velvet Creepers seen at our Flatiron location in New York.

 

Pleated Velvet Midi Skirt ($38.50) paired with a yellow cashmere sweater and bright blue wool fedora.

 

Shop our newest arrivals at a Crossroads near you next week!

October 4th, 2016 by Jennifer Beile Round Up: 7 Ways to Wear Velvet

Fall is my favorite season for fashion; the temperature is perfect for playing with different fabric weights, textures and colors. We are having an ’80s moment this season, and velvet is the fabric that is taking center stage. You’ll be seeing it everywhere if you haven’t already—in all colors, embroidered, as an accent or as the star of an outfit.

I’ve rounded up my favorite ways to wear velvet to inspire you this season!

The Dress

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Add an element of chic to an otherwise simple dress. Velvet can be dressed up or down and is perfect for the upcoming holiday season.

The Suit

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A velvet suit can be tricky, but if you can find the right one, you’ll be envied by all.

The Jacket

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The perfect layering piece for fall, a velvet jacket will add interest to any outfit. Look for deep, rich colors or add some funk with an embroidered look.

The Pants

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Give your denim a rest and find some velvet pants to add to your Fall wardrobe. Don’t be afraid to play with silhouettes: flares, cropped, and skinnies can all be flattering.

The Shoes

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You’ll have to be careful in the rain, but the risk will be worth it!

The Accessories

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Accessorizing with a velvet purse or choker is the perfect foray into wearing this trend.

What are your favorite ways to wear velvet?

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