'Twilight' Star & Flavor Flav The Crushed Velvet Mafia

Authorities still have no answers as to why "Twilight" star Jackson Rathbone and Flavor Flav both wore crushed velvet suits in public this week.

Rathbone stunned onlookers in a blood curdling burgundy two-piece crushed velvet catastrophe at the "Breaking Dawn" premiere in L.A., while Flav went with a deadly emerald version to Heavy D's wake in NY.

They say it takes three instances to make a trend ... let's hope not.