A velvet jacket could be the perfect accent to your formal or casual outfits. Velvet is a tufted fabric (often silk) with a short dense pile noted for its smooth and distinct texture. There are many reasons men and women love velvet. It has a unique texture, enhances color and comes in many styles. While shopping for a velvet jacket, also check out our velvet blazers, velvet pants, velvet dresses, smoking jackets, and Bolero jackets.