I have a new obsession and I’m not afraid to admit it… I’m kinda in love with velvet. 

Yes, I know it’s not a new trend and was a big menswear hit for A/W 2011, but I don’t care.

I like it now. I want it now. 

So, today I bought a new black velvet blazer from La Redoute. A snip at £32.50 (50% off – it was cheap already at £65!), I’m really hoping that it looks as good on, as it does online.

In my hunt for the perfect velvet blazer – within my povo chic budget – I came across some pretty cute pieces…


Check them out below.