Knowing all the holiday joy is just around the corner, calendar makes us stressed, don't you agree? We feel the importance of getting some gifts for people we love. Also our heads are full of thoughts about tree decoration, pastry making and having fun. If we are a bit late, Christmas can wait, but fashion never waits - it's moving forward with every second and eyeblink. For the 1st cover of Velvet magazine in year 2012 was chosen our dearest Ieva Laguna. Sensual, relaxed and beautiful - a way to start a new year with!