All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘LBD’

Little Black Dresses Have Gone Green

Little black dresses, a women’s wardrobe staple since Coco Chanel first introduced them to the world decades ago, have now become eco-friendly. Thanks to scientists and designers collaborating to produce apparel and accessories made with recycled plastic, the LBD can now be purchased sustainably. Jennifer Killinger, senior director of sustainability and public outreach for the Plastics Division of the American …

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Little Black Dress Not the Only One Deserving of Reprise

For years the little black dress – fondly known as the LBD – has been a fashion stand-by. The dress was immortalized by Audrey Hepburn in the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s. That form-fitting black Givenchy gown sold at Christie’s in London in 2006 for 410,000 pounds, the equivalent of about $807,000 at the time. Years after Holly Golightly wore …

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Kim Kardashian’s Version of a Little Black Dress

Kim Kardashian, a former stylist and fashion guru, posted a “selfie” on Instagram last Friday, in which she wears a “little black dress.” Kim, 33, stands in a public restroom mirror and snaps a pic of her skin-tight, cut-out dress while fiancee Kanye West poses in the background before taking the stage in Miami. Kim’s version of the women’s staple …

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