We already took a close look at Fall 2016's best velvet bags, and now we're here to focus on the season's most coveted velvet footwear. If you think back to the Fall 2016 shows, designers from across the global runways found ways to incorporate this plush material into their footwear. Now that fall shoes are quickly becoming available for purchase, it looks like it's becoming the look of the season.
Velvet feels and looks luxurious on all types of shoes this fall. Get ready to see this smooth material on everything from from boots and booties to embellished pumps and minimalist sandals. Most often, this season's velvet shoes are rendered in rich, dark hues like burgundy, navy and black, which add to the material's super-luxe feel. The trend is so omnipresent that it extends beyond new designs and onto old favorites. For example, Gucci now offers a velvet version of the popular Princetown Loafer, and Chloé's signature Susanna Ankle Boot is also available in velvet.
Footwear in this ultra soft material is all you need to instantly elevate your favorite fall looks. If you're looking to stay ahead of the footwear curve, velvet shoes are by far season's best bet, and below are all the best options to shop thus far!