Sure, the LBD is a signature piece in most women's wardrobes, but on the red carpet, sleek LBGs — Long Black Gowns — never go out of style.
The timeless style, seen over the years in collections of designer labels such as Gucci, Giorgio Armani and Stella McCartney, prove that with body-skimming silhouettes, the dark side is where it's at when it comes to fabulous Hollywood fashion.
Scroll through the gallery below to check out just a few of the celebs who showed up on the red carpet in sleek black gowns.
The British beauty worked her supermodel figure in a skin-tight black Stella McCartney gown, teamed with chunky gold jewelry, at the The Meg premiere in Hollywood.
At the closing ceremony for the 77th Venice Film Festival, the Pieces Of A Woman actress wore a sleek black Giorgio Armani Prive Fall 2012 one-shoulder dress and added a pop of color with a red lip.
Following the 92nd Academy Awards, the Wonder Woman star hit up the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in a black sequin Saint Laurent tuxedo, back split dress, with a plunging neckline.
On the red carpet for The Women's Cancer Research Fund's "An Unforgettable Evening" event at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel, the Judy star donned a black long-sleeve lace and double-split crepe, floor sweeping dress from the Gucci Spring 2020 collection, styled with simple black pumps.
The "Goodies" singer sizzled in a black asymmetrical cutout Tom Ford gown at the designer's Fall/Winter 2020 fashion show.
The Project Runway host attended the fourth annual Berggruen Prize Gala in New York City wearing a sultry black Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini Fall 2019 silk and lace panel, cap sleeve dress. A red lip and Jimmy Choo black embellished mules put the finishing touches on her look.
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The TV personality sparkled in a black crystal embellished Sol Angelann long-sleeve, split detail dress at the amfAR Gala, part of New York Fashion Week.