I do still have an issue with how so many Prada gowns fit at the bust, so I’m holding back on total unreserved praise.
But, to my eyes, this is a nifty way to take two fabrics that are nods to Chinese fashion and give them a modern but still regal spin. She looks great — like, to me, that thing could end up in a costume exhibit of its own someday. Emily Blunt: Possibly A Way More Interesting Dresser Than You Remember, coming to the V&A in forty years. See you there. I’ll be the one gesturing wildly at pushy young whippersnappers with the tip of my cane.