Let's face it, no matter how much we rail on black as a dress color, there's no other hue more figure flattering, timeless, or versatile than a deep, dark sable. But beware—Little Black Dresses should never be a cop-out. Instead, you should consider the blackness an important asset—with LBDs, you can experiment with unconventional cuts, textures, and shapes that you normally might be too chicken to try out. Below, we've found 15 LBDs that are anything but conventional. Click through—you might find your holiday party dress in the bunch!