Her two favourite colours were – black and white. It was an essential prerequisite for the creation of little black dresses although, there was another one: her lover, Boy Capel death on car accident in 1925 on the French Riviera. Since he was married, Coco had no other way how express her grief than wearing a simple black dress with an oval neckline. After a while thanks to its simplicity, practicality and universal applicability little black dress got both the French and all the Europe’s women recognition. Even today it is an integral part of every ladies wardrobe.