Originally Posted by Thomas
As for colors - black, black, and black. Maybe dark brown, or navy. Or a dark tartan pattern if I really want the attention. On second thought a red tartan would work for winter holiday evenings (assuming patterns are even an option with velvet). I could see it.
I don't second the black comment. A black velvet is very shiny and if you want to tone it down a bit, dark brown is the way to go. I would only wear black velvet for a night out.