There are still a few more shopping days left, and what better time to bag a bargain or two than just before Christmas day. So whether you’re looking for that last minute gem for your loved ones or even yourself, Net A Porter have some fantastic sale deals with some prices up to 50% off! I’ve picked some of my favourite sale items, and yes I love velvet!
Beatriz bouclé-knit cotton sweater
Made from bouclé-knit cotton, it’s woven with midnight-blue threads in a striped pattern. Love how the elongated cuffs flare over your fingertips
Wicklow knotted textured-crepe peplum top
On the eve of his label’s 20th anniversary, Roland Mouret explained all he ever wanted to do was make women feel elegant and sophisticated – and this ‘Wicklow’ top does just that. Made from textured-crepe, it has a wide neckline and the designer’s signature peplum hem. Tie the cuffs into a loose knot, as styled on the Fall ’17 runway
Gabriella off-the-shoulder cotton-blend poplin top
Caroline Constas’ ‘Gabriella’ top is made from lightweight cotton-blend poplin and cut to elegantly sit off your shoulders – a signature of the label. The feminine sweetheart neckline is underpinned by a boned bodice for support while the voluminous sleeves have elasticated cuffs to hold their shape. Tuck the curved hem into a neutral skirt or high-rise jeans
NEEDLE & THREAD
Celestial embellished tulle gown
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Needle & Thread works with artisans in India and the UK to hand-embellish its beautiful pieces. A romantic choice for special occasions, this blush tulle gown is intricately embroidered with hundreds of shimmering beads and sequins in a pretty floral pattern. Complement the open back with an adhesive bra.
Knotted velvet mules
Elevated mules are this season’s must-have shoe, and N°21’s pair perfectly encapsulates the trend. They feature the label’s signature knot and are crafted from plush emerald velvet. Make the most of the sculptural shape and wear yours with cropped pants or skirts.
Velvet ankle boots
Jil Sander’s Pre-Fall ’17 collection focuses on sensuality, using softer shapes that curve and adapt to the body. Expertly crafted from plush velvet in a deep petrol hue, these boots have a chunky tapered cylindrical heel and pointed toe. The cuffs dip slightly lower at the front for a flattering effect on your ankle.
KENNETH JAY LANE
Rhodium-plated cubic zirconia earrings
Kenneth Jay Lane’s rhodium-plated earrings are cast in the shape of outspread wings. Set with clear cubic zirconia stones, this pair rests on the lobe and fans upwards. Wear yours to this holiday season.
The Falabella Box mini velvet shoulder bag
Stella McCartney’s burgundy velvet ‘Falabella Box’ bag has a compact faux leather interior sized to fit your smartphone, cardholder and compact. Adjust the chain strap to your desired length.
Jennifer Behr’s turban is handmade from plush gray velvet and twisted into cool front knot. It has elasticated leather tabs to ensure comfort. Wear yours over tousled locks
Coprimi d’Amore lace-trimmed silk-velvet camisole
Rosamosario founder Carlotta Danti worked at Vivienne Westwood for four years – it was here she perfected her tailoring skills and learned how to flatter a woman’s body. Cut from blush silk-velvet, this camisole is outlined in black floral-lace along the plunging neckline and gathered at the waist to create a peplum shape