This "prom dress" is causing quite a stir in the blogosphere:
New York Post Online Edition: style
Let me just say: This isn't pretty.
The fashion industry has largely forgotten the fine art of clothing the female body and has crossed the line from sexy to scary. Although, I'll have to give Halle Berry and Catherine Zet Jones high marks for wearing evening gowns that show skin but for some reason don't send you running for the remote.
However, Britney Spears, J-Lo, Christina Aguillera -- all of their best-known outfits displayed but didn't accentuate, revealed but didn't enhance, showed off but didn't show up.