The little black dress has long been standard going-out attire. But how about a little black tape?
Miami-based artist and designer Joel Alvarez has spearheaded the "Black Tape Project," which gathers beautiful women far and wide, covers them in strategically-placed black tape and then sends them out on the town.
Joel has described his work as a "scintillating visual extravaganza that has captivated audiences around the globe."
It sounds a bit high falutin, but numbers don't lie: the @blacktapeproject has garnered over 182,000 followers on Instagram alone.
Check out some of his sexiest entries above. And if you simply can't get enough of this wild trend, keep browsing...