04/10/2014 08:16 am ET Updated Apr 16, 2014

24 Ways To Make Black Work For Spring

Whenever you hear that something else is the new black, don’t believe it for a second. Why? That’s easy: The ultra-dark hue will always be classically in style, no matter what else comes down the runway. Slip it on and you ooze sexy sophistication. But, how do you utilize this sartorial secret weapon when spring's pastels are hogging the racks? Never fear, shady ladies, we got you.

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