If your wedding color scheme is black and white, then chic black bridesmaid gowns are a must. Check out Kate Bosworth in her black bridesmaid dress at a friend's wedding in Sydney in 2008. Even though it was a beach nuptial, the silky black gowns elevated it to sophisticated status. Inspired by Kate, we set out to find the chicest-of-chic black gowns for all your upcoming bridesmaid duties. Step inside to see them all. Then be sure to check out Ashlee Simpson in an equally gorgeous bridesmaid gown.