The endearing color of cool is poised to maintain right into spring. Granted, black is as True Fashionista  a color as ever. However, in the face of our ongoing pandemic situation, emphasis on black makes that statement of commitment toward the fight that continues in the US and worldwide.

When it comes to protecting yourself, you may as well do it beautifully.  Go for some of the many brands of sleek black face masks to match almost any outfit you wear, and they also conveniently offer great coverage protection for your nose and mouth. Opt for a silky fabric for easier breathing or choose something with embellishments if you’re feeling fancy, like the many bling-covered versions out there. The beauty behind this face-covering is the limitless styling opportunities that come along with it. Wear anything from a red trench coat to a color-blocking suit and look exceptionally stylish. From an accordion-style to a traditional shape, there are so many choices in fabulous black that will keep you and others safe, in a trés cool kinda way.

Are you a TikTok’er? Maybe even just on weekends? If you pay attention to social media at all you’ll get how mega influencer stars are being birthed on a regular basis. News from TikTok for even a brief moment recently included a certain strawberry-patterned dress. Yes, we mean that pink Lirika Matoshi dress that blew up social media on virtually every platform in 2020 thanks to a certain Harry Styles pic. That very True Fashionista dress is now conveniently available with a black background, because well, black, baby! Right down to the lovely fringe at the bottom, it’s THAT strawberry dress with today’s hip black background.

Wearing black isn’t just cool. There is a full-on psychological explanation of what it means to wear all black, and it isn’t just as if someone died. Many people accumulate a wardrobe full of the color black, yet are drawn to colors other than black. When analyzing why individuals frequently wear black, you will find that psychological factors contribute to this widespread tendency. Some people believe that black clothing accentuates or slims their figure. Others associate black with seriousness, tenacity or power and wish to convey this message or attitude to people. Additionally, black can appear elegant and sophisticated.

Many are quick to say that any color goes with black. However, If you’re going to go black, consider which colors to wear with it in order to create some balance, like whites, creams, blues, purples, greens and browns. These colors are not overwhelmed by the black but are instead complementary.

For those of us venturing out of the home and possibly even into the (gasp) workplace, an all-black outfit fits the bill, says Black office staples are sexy, elegant and trendy, they point out. Just imagine yourself in a black dress, pumps and some hot black accessories, or a black shirt smartly tucked into trousers and a set of pumps, which looks classy and sophisticated. Add a big bag, stunning shoes, a beautiful watch, the right jewelry and black is your True Fashionista thang. Speaking of pumps, go for mid heels instead of high heel pumps in these workplace winners. Take it up a notch by matching with luxe fabrics like leather and furs. A mid-length black sweater over black tights and slouchy boots looks effortless and stunning. Go all-black in your clothing with a pop of color in your footwear, like say, red pumps. A simple black sleeveless shirt, skirt and laceup heels also says easy, effortless way to rock the black. And don’t forget the matching black purse!

Get your black on for 2021 with the array of black clothing, shoes and accessories always available at True Fashionista in-store or online. Rediscover your inner cool with black outfits for all occasions.