OK pet peeve here.
When you look at gowns at a web site - be it one of the big ones or a bargain outlet - they show you a gown on a hanger or dummy - rarely on a person. But that's not what you need - you want to see it in action, because perhaps the most important aspect of a gown is its movement and how it illustrates and enhances your action.
OK PEEVE OVER.
Anyone know of a designer that actually dances its products - best of all would be a video as well as a static! And what a neat way for dancers to make a bit more cash - or justify their sponsorship