'Twilight' Star & Flavor Flav The Crushed Velvet Mafia

11/18/2011 6:02 AM PST

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.