Introduce glamour to your evening ensemble with this jaw-dropping gown by Ae’lkemi. Fully embellished with navy sequins, it features a flattering bodycon silhouette, fitted semi-sheer long sleeves and a plunging neckline. The mermaid skirt has a front split that reveals a little leg. Drawing a fine balance between sexy and elegant, this gown is perfect to rent for a black tie function or formal.
Slip into a pair of nude heels to elongate the legs and hire a matte gold clutch to carry all your essentials. Style your hair straight and amp up the drama with a bronze smokey eye. Read our blog post for more makeup ideas to try with a navy dress.
About the designer
Ae’lkemi designer Alvin Fernandez graduated top of his class in 1998 and was awarded student designer of the year. Since his early acclaim this WA based designer has continued to create unique designs with an emphasis on hand prints, contrasting many ideas and a desire to buck the fashion trend with his innovation and signature “raw elegance”.
Size & Fit
All dresses listed are in Australian sizes. Model is wearing size 8.
BUST: Fitted plunging neckline. We recommend silicone cups and Hollywood tape to secure fabric in place over bust.
HIPS: Fitted. Please note this dress looks best when fitted to the waist and hips.
LENGTH: This dress is floor length and measures 155cm from shoulder to hem. It is the perfect length for women with heights of 170cm - 180cm (5'7" - 5'11"). Model is 175cm.
UNDERGARMENTS: Consider shapewear to minimise lines.
FABRIC: Fabric has slight stretch.
GREAT FOR: Pear, Hourglass, Apple, Curvy, Tall body types.
DRESS SIZE GUIDE
SIZE CONVERSION CHART
Since sizing and cut varies between dresses and brands, please use this chart as a general guide. The sizing in this chart applies to this dress ONLY. If you need assistance selecting the proper size, please contact our friendly customer service team.
Delivery & Return
The fastest shipping method is automatically applied at checkout to ensure your order is with you by 8pm on your requested date. Our shipping fee ranges between $10.95 - $15. This fee includes the delivery to you, and the return back to us (in a pre-paid satchel). The delivery fee only applies to full bookings. Standard Try On orders are free of shipping costs, however there is an additional fee of $15 if you wish to receive your Try On order on the same day.
Returning your rental item is very simple and free. Simply place your item in the pre-paid return bag provided by GC, and drop it at your nearest Post Office or the yellow Express Postal Box.
If your rental period ends on a Sunday or a public holiday, just drop your item in the nearest yellow Express Postal Box on the return date. It will be shipped back to us in the next business day.
We take care of dry-cleaning too so you don't have to worry about it.
In the unlikely event that you returned your rental item back late, you will incur late fees.
Please see FAQs for more details.
You can book up to two dresses to try on within the convenience of your home for $30. For more information on our Try On service, please visit this link.
Try On service is only available for dresses. Please note that we are unable to hold dresses for your actual event date until a booking order is placed.