It’s been a minute since the black dress had its red carpet moment, but at this year’s CFDA awards, everyone seemed to have gotten the memo: The black dress is back. It’s not an LBD, either. This season’s look is BBD—Big Black Dress—whether in length, volume, pizzazz or all of the above.
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Fashion Icon Award recipient Serena Williams delivered on all counts with her custom Thom Browne sequined, corset gown. She paired it with a satin stole, embellished in organza and pearls. As for her glam, it was flawless bombshell beauty in neutral shades and a sleek do that was part braids, part ribboned pony and all glam.
Serena’s look was echoed by other guests like Teyana Taylor, Winnie Harlow and Mary J. Blige. Major inspo for your next big night out! Swipe below for all the looks!