Ok, it's the morning after the oh-so-glamorous Golden Globes and we're on trend watch. When it comes to a colour you can count on, we've found 12 reasons why sometimes, black is best. Whether it's black and gold a la Kate Hudson and Helen Mirren, who completely nailed the brocade look, or sexy-chic lace and sheer panelling, black is always the colour of choice for a timeless red carpet ensemble.
Take a look at 12 styles we love in our gallery below. Bravo, ladies bravo: