All dresses listed are in Australian sizes. Model is wearing size 8.
BUST: Generous at the bust - some customers have found that the bodice is slightly loose at the neckline. Suits Full Bust body types best. Refer to the size guide for specific measurements.
WAIST: Very fitted.
HIPS: Fitted - this dress looks best when fitted to the waist and hips.
LENGTH: This dress measures 135cm from top of the bust to hem and is recommended for heights 157cm - 170cm (5'2" - 5'7"). We also have tall options for size 8 and 10, measuring 140cm and recommended for heights 168cm - 180cm (5'6" - 5'11").
UNDERGARMENTS: As this dress features a strapless neckline, bra lines may be visible. Consider wearing a strapless bra for support and shapewear to eliminate lines.
FABRIC: The fabric has a small amount of stretch and is fully lined.
GREAT FOR: Hourglass, Pear, Curvy, Athletic, Full Bust body types.
DRESS SIZE GUIDE
|AU8 (cm)||AU10 (cm)||AU12 (cm)||AU14 (cm)|
|Your Height||157cm - 163cm||165cm - 170cm|
|Recommended Heel Height||3" - 5"||0" - 2"|
SIZE CONVERSION CHART
|Australia||AU8 (1)||AU10 (2)||AU12 (3)||AU14 (4)|
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.
Black is always a safe and classic bet for a black tie event, and with Alex Perry’s exquisite tailoring you really can’t go wrong. A strapless sweetheart neckline and expertly constructed bodice works on all figures and will keep you feeling supported and fabulous into the night. Hire this dress for a timeless and classy look that will blow your red carpet competition away.
We love to style this gorgeous gown with a stunning silver necklace and a deep red lip for a classic, glamorous look. Alternatively, pair with a simple belt to cinch the waist and accentuate your figure. For more elegant evening gowns, try our collection of floor-length gowns.
For more styling tips read our 'Black Tie Dress Code and Etiquette' blog post.
Alex Perry is hailed as one of Australia’s premier couturiers and since the launch of his label in the early 90s, he has received much acclaim from top Australian fashion magazines including Australian Vogue for his exquisite and glamorous gowns. Now Alex Perry is known as the designer to the stars and has a long list of celebrity devotees including Elle MacPherson, Megan Gale, Miranda Kerr and Linda Evangelista.