If you've ever equated black with being boring, humdrum, or basic, then you haven't seen these dresses yet. While some celebs look to bold colors to wow, this set knows that a great black dress can be just as, if not more, jaw-dropping — and we have the proof. If we had to break it down to just a handful of the frontrunners (and we did), these would be our top contenders, the A-listers who made it look easy to turn heads in a sexy, classic, and all-out stunning selection of black dresses. See who made our list of the 13 best black dresses in 2013.
The Best Black Dresses to Hit the Red Carpet in 2013