Bold Blacks a Style Story .Black a colour of mystery and mortality, Anna Wintour hates it, while Abercrombie & Fitch banned employees from wearing it in their stores. For many though, black continues to be the anchor of style; a celebrated Gothicism and wardrobe staple. Black is a staple colour that hangs in my wardrobe, but now when I walk the high street stores I seek pieces that make a statement, make the black bold.