This is one color/texture obsession that's just not going away for us. While I've yet to own a blue velvet piece of furniture, these 10 examples have it high on my gush list, in a way that feels far from a fleeting trend. If anything is going to be covered with velvet, it seems that it must be in a great shade of blue...
• 6. Trending: Using Indigo and Royal Blue in the Home
• 7. The "Cheesy but Strangely Appealing Velvet" Project
• 8. Maggie's Retro Chairs
• 9. Richard Christiansen Lives at the Bowery Hotel
• 10. Suzi's L.E.S. Meets Le Marais