Easy Outfit Idea: Better-Than-Basic Black

October 11, 2013 | By | Comments (2)


It’s hard not to sing the praises of a head-to-toe black ensemble. It’s slimming, it’s chic, it’s simple to put together, and it resists getting dirty and staining. But if you find the concept of all-black-everything a bit blasé, there is one super-simple way to give it a little interest: Just add texture.

Wear a pair of black leather pants (or wax-coated jeans) with a soft black sweater; mix a lacy black dress with sleek boots; or try a smooth, black silk top and a ruffled black skirt. Even in the absence of color, adding different textures to the mix creates visual interest.

Get ideas on how to dress for any occasion.


  1. Andrea Adams

    Find beautiful accessories for that simple black dress @

    October 17, 2013 at 11:42 am
  2. CandyLZ

    love that dress- where to get it?

    October 17, 2013 at 12:26 pm

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