11/07/2013 20:30 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Catherine Zeta Jones Is Radiant In LBD For Chaplin Awards Gala

Catherine Zeta Jones was showing everyone how it's done at the Caplin Awards Gala in New York on Monday. The 43-year-old actress was drop-dead-jaw-on-the-floor gorgeous as she hit the event with hubby Michael Douglas in a classic little black dress.

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Teaming her style staple with an enviable pair of Louboutins and a fabulous necklace, which we reckon's almost on par with Rose outta Titanic's heart of the ocean piece, the Welsh-born beauty was totes looking the business.

Speaking of LBD's here's 11 other little reasons, from Chanel's signature design to Givenchy's simple shift in Breakfast at Tiffany's, why the little black dress has become a fashion classic: