Elevated Black September 2, 2013 Collection Eight It's no secret that I'm a huge fan of black clothes. Black is sophisticated, slimming and easy but it can also get boring. Here are some great looks that demonstrate how to take it to the next level of chic. Texture. Paired with a classic. white shirt. Leopard accessories. Suiting up with sparkle. Business and pleasure. Simplified. Layered. Lace. All images from Pinterest.com.