Top 10 Velvet Pants

We Found Your New Go-To Holiday Party Pant

We Found Your New Go-To Holiday Party Pant

The holiday season is just around the corner, which means it's time for twinkling lights, loads of glitter, and rich jewel-tone colors. With all the shimmer in the air, we’re getting the urge to dress accordingly…and what says holiday spirit more than velvet? Available in legging, slim ankle, and straight-leg silhouettes, the velvet bottoms of the season have made their debut on our new Top 10 list. Our algorithm has pulled the most comfortable, yet flattering options, all currently being obsessed over by reviewers and editors alike. Beloved skinny jeans, we need to take a break—it's time for a wardrobe mix up with a velvet pant rotation. Scroll down find the best velvet pants to wear this holiday season! Opening image: boden.com

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November 13, 2018

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The Rankings

Boden Velvet Straight Leg Pantsnordstrom.com

Boden Velvet Straight Leg Pants

Our Score

STYLE WITH: Leopard print heels, obviously

LOVED FOR: A sleek, modern silhouette that pairs perfectly with the fabric

Madewell High-Rise Velvet Leggings

Our Score

BEST FOR: At only $40, these leggings give you all the luxury of velvet at an attainable price point.

STYLE WITH: Take a more casual route with a pair of high-tops and a chambray shirt.

Calvin Klein Stretch Velvet Legging

Our Score

USERS SAID: "Perfect, I love, love, love these leggings, I love these leggings! They fit perfectly and are warm and nice and comfortable, mmmhhh soothing to the touch. I purchased a second pair because I know I’m going to “live” in them."

HELPFUL TIP: This style is also available in plus sizes.

Essentials By Anthropologie The Essential Velvet Slim Trousers

Our Score

LOVED FOR: From the rich tones to the gold button detailing, these pants are all about the details.

FUN FACT: These pants are also available in an adorable floral print!

Paige Hoxton Velvet High Waist Skinny Pants

Our Score

LOVED FOR: Five elegant jewel tones in high-waisted, skinny silhouette

HELPFUL TIP: Some people say these pants run large, so consider sizing down.

Hue Velvet Leggings

Our Score

LOVED FOR: A super comfortable, super inexpensive way to wear velvet

FUN FACT: This style is available on Prime Wardrobe, which means you get to try them before you buy!

AG The Stevie Mid-Rise Velvet Skinny Ankle Jeans

Our Score

USERS SAID: "I immediately fell in love with the softness of texture! It fit like a glove. My bottom looks fine and it's stylish enough to wear as business casual at the office. I'd love to order every color available."

STYLE WITH: Flats and a baggy sweater for the daytime, and heels and a silky tank for nighttime

Old Navy Rockstar Super Skinny Velvet Pants

Our Score

LOVED FOR: A flattering fit and super comfortable fabric

HELPFUL TIP: These pants are available in three different fits, in sizes 0-20.

AG The Farrah High Waist Velvet Jeans

Our Score

USERS SAID: "AG The Farrah High Waist Velvet Jeans are the hit of the holiday season. The color and fit is exceptional and flattering." 

HELPFUL TIP: Velvet doesn't have as much stretch as other fabrics, so order one size up if you're between sizes.

SPANX Ready-to-Wow! Velvet Leggings

Our Score

LOVED FOR: SPANX leggings are designed to compress your legs and make you look slimmer.

STYLE WITH: Black booties, a white button-down tunic, and sparkling statement earrings will give you a classic yet festive look.

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