I may have accidentally saved (one of) the best for (nearly) last.
It’s stunning. It’s flawless. It also vaguely reminds me of the old tapestries that bedeck the walls of every other British palace, and you know how I feel about an old tapestry (or you may not; for the record, I am WAY ON BOARD). Burberry says it used high-tech fabrics to make the gown, and the close-up of the material is wonderful:
If the Met made souvenir throw-pillows of half these dresses, I would collect them all. Perhaps I should request a calendar intend. Much cheaper.