The iconic little black dress is nothing if not versatile, which is why it remains a fashion staple year after year. So don't let its "classic" rep fool you — this wardrobe workhorse can be accessorized to suit virtually any mood or style, from Madison Avenue sleek to downtown free spirit.
Need a little inspiration? Check out this slideshow of "mood boards" from fashion's original wild child, New York designer Betsey Johnson. See how she follows her own set of rules to create a series of fresh, fun, and fabulous looks using the same signature LBD — then follow the links to shop your favorites, mimic her moods, or create your own.
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