Who Wore Velvet Best: Team Europe Or Pop Stars?

If you’ve been to a fashion show lately, or tuned in for the Grammys (same thing?), you’ve likely witnessed the comeback of velvet. And the fabric that’s as smooth as, well, velvet has now entered the golf world.

Check out the suits donned by Team Europe at the Ryder Cup Gala Dinner on Wednesday:

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They’re not just velvet. They’re not just plaid. They’re plaid velvet sportcoats! Pretty impressive.

This is just the latest appearance by velvet in pop culture, so it begs the question: Who wore it best? The 2014 European Ryder Cup team or …

George Costanza?

Austin Powers?

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John Mayer?

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LL Cool J?

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Macklemore?

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Robin Thicke?

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Matthew McConaughey?

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 Tough call, huh?

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