Every Fashionable Girl Is Wearing These Shoes

This is the first week of winter where temperatures in New York have dipped to an uncomfortable level of coldness. As such, getting dressed in and of itself has proven difficult, let alone feeling stylish to any degree (yes, pun intended). Because of this, what better time to spotlight one of the season’s major trends that instantly lifts your look without sacrificing any warmth?

Enter the velvet shoe. Festive, textured, stylish—it checks off all the boxes for wintery fashion success. Thankfully, women have caught on to the glory that is the velvet shoe and have been wearing them throughout the last few months, which means we have a roundup of outfit ideas conveniently located below for you.

Note: Before you slip into your velvet shoes, spray them with a protector, like Kiwi Protect ($9).

Click through for ways to instantly look more stylish with a pair of velvet shoes, and then shop our picks to get the look.