“Rich and romantic, velvet is one of my favorite things about fall fashion. Combine it with pajama dressing and you have a truly luxurious look.” -Rickie De Sole, Fashion Market and Accessories Director
Alberta Ferretti top, $1,590, and pants, $990, modaoperandi.com; De Cosmi earrings, $2,175, de-cosmi.com; Julie Vos necklace, $395, julievos.com; Hervé Van der Straeten cuffs, $760 and $530, vanderstraeten.fr; Dries Van Noten socks, $125, and shoes, $663, barneys.com.
Hair by Shingo Shibata at the wall group; Makeup by Ayami Nishimura for Chanel at the Wall Group; set design by Tara Marino and Erin Lark Gray; Model: Matilda Dods at IMG Models; Digital Technician: Jeronimo de Moraes; photography assistant: James Garrett, George Valenzuela; fashion assistant: Sarah Gentillon.
Eddie Borgo bag, $990, eddieborgo.com.
Racil jacket, $970, matchesfashion.com.
Alexandre Birman shoes, $695, Saks Fifth Avenue, 877.551.SAKS.
Aurélie Bidermann earrings, $505, aureliebidermann.com.
Jimmy Choo flats, $795, jimmychoo.com.
Vintage bracelet from Stephen Russell, New York, price upon request, stephenrussell.com.
“With so much jewel-toned velvet on the runways, it’s hard not to get swept up in the romance of it all.” -Caroline Grosso, Fashion Market, and Digital Fashion Editor
Vanessa Seward Dress, $2,300, Vanessa Seward, Los Angeles, 323.230.6662. Herve Van der Straeten earrings, $1,150, vanderstraeten.fr; Tiffany & Co. necklace, $1,800, tiffany.com; Julie Vos bracelet, $228, julievos.com; (right hand) David Yurman ring, $3,900, davidyurman.com; (left hand, from left) Delfina Delettrez ring, $2,369, saks.com; David Yurman ring, $1,950, davidyurman.com
“The cool, casual Flamenco bag looks positively dressed-up in velvet.” -Nora Milch, Accessories Editor
“Long abandoned, this incredible landmarked building in lower Manhattan has come back to life as a hotel with a happening bar and restaurants by Tom Colicchio and Keith McNally. As a resident of the neighborhood, I couldn’t be more excited!” -Audra Asencio, Special Projects Director
“Sarah Burton made us wait six years, but it was worth it. Her blend of night-blooming sambac jasmine, tuberose, and ylang-ylang is poised to find its place among other white-floral classics like Diorissimo, Fracas, and Frédéric Malle Carnal Flower.” -Jane Larkworthy, Executive Beauty Director
“I don’t need jewelry to jazz up my neutral wardrobe—these kitten heels do the trick.” -Sarah Zendejas, Associate Fashion and Market Editor
“Printed on metallic leaf, Satori, the latest collection from Calico’s Nick and Rachel Cope, is inspired by the Japanese tradition of using powdered gold to repair broken pottery. The term ‘wallpaper’ simply doesn’t do it justice.” -Alix Browne, Features Director
“This jacket is so versatile. I’ll wear it with jeans to work or slung over a slip dress at night.” -Sam Walker, Associate Accessories and Men’s Market Editor
“Though these 1970s Ilias Lalaounis danglers make me nostalgic for summer, I think they look great year-round.” -Grace Fuller, Jewelry Editor
“In the hands of Alexander Wang, even the most opulent silk velvet suddenly seems sporty and modern.” -Sam Milner, Senior Market Editor and Manager
“For 25 years, Visionaire has released one collectible issue after another. This book looks back at the art publication’s myriad incarnations—from vinyl records to plastic toys to a larger-than-life magazine that broke the world record for size. It also coincides with the release of Visionaire 66: Ritual, a set of sculptural candles by Maurizio Cattelan, Barbara Kruger, and Bruce Weber.” -Karin Nelson, Senior Features Editor