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? Needs a Better Title
Where the Woman in White
marks a mysterious but important character, where the Lady in Red
indicates the sexy, morally ambiguous
one, the Black Wearing Woman
is almost always the disturbing, menacing one.
While black in itself is a pretty common colour to find in Real Life
's clothing, particularly among Goths
and similar cultural movements, there is still something intriguing to a woman clad in black garb.
Not only does it outlines her body even more than red, there are also [[Color-Coded for Your Convenience
all the ideas associated
with the colour itself]], such as death, night, great danger or sexual negation.
Strangely, the more skin the outfit covers, especially if it's a dress or a jumpsuit, the more ominous the woman will become, Stripperific
clothes seem to somewhat negate the effect of black. Thus, it's a rare woman who can actually wear an all black outfit and not be at least
an Anti Heroine
As could be assumed, this trope is mostly associated to The Vamp
, Femme Fatale
, Magnificent Bitch
, Vain Sorceress
, Manipulative Bitch
or, in some extreme cases, a female Complete Monster