Aurelio Costarella

Lakme Gown

$179 rental

$1408 retail



Style Notes

The Lakme gown by Aurelio Costarella is an exquisite design that is ideal to rent for the red carpet, a ball or even your own wedding. This exquisite floor length design features a scooped neck and back, a fitted waist gathered at the hip and beaded shoulders. Complete the look with an elegant heel in gold or nude.

  • Scoop neck and back
  • Shoulder beaded detail
  • Fitted waist
  • Gather detail at hip
  • Floor length

Please note: This dress is slightly transparent and we recommend nude colour undergarments. This dress measures 170cm from shoulder to hem and is recommended for women with heights of 173cm - 188cm (5'8" - 6'2").

If you're looking to hire an off-white dress, take a look at our collection of cream dresses and gowns

For more tips read our black tie dress code style guide

Main Fabric: Silk

About the designer

Launched in 2000 at Australian Fashion Week Aurelio Costarella has developed a distinctive brand that epitomizes quality craftsmanship and attention to detail, to create luxurious timeless pieces with a contemporary edge. Many international stars have already been won over by his signature style, including Dita Von Teese, Rihanna and Nicole Scherzinger.

Size & Fit

All dresses listed are in Australian sizes.

Model is wearing size 8.

Model is 5’11’’/86.4cm-Bust/68.6cm-Waist/81.3cm-Hips

The full length of this dress measures 160cm from shoulder to hem and is recommended for women with heights of 170cm - 185cm (5'7" - 6'1")

Dress Size Guide

  AU8 (cm) AU10 (cm) AU12 (cm) AU14 (cm)
Bust 83 88 93 98
Waist 66 71 76 81
Top Hips 76 81 86 110
Hips 95 100 105 110
Full Length 160 160 160 160

Length Guide

 Your Height 170cm - 175cm 183cm - 185cm
Recommended Heel Height 3" - 5" 0" - 2"

Size Conversion Chart

Australia AU8 (1) AU10 (2) AU12 (3) AU14 (4)
International XS S M M/L
UK 8 10 12 14
US 4 6 8 10
EU 36 38 40 42

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


Estimated standard delivery time is 1-2 business days - depending on your location & the time you submitted your order.
We recommend you select your delivery date 1-2 days before your event to make sure everything’s perfect.
Same-day delivery is available in Sydney Metro area.
If you place an order on a weekend or public holiday, your order will be processed on the next business day.
Standard delivery fee is $9.95 for all rentals except Try On orders. Try On orders are free of shipping cost.


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.

Late returns

In the unlikely event that you returned your rental item back late, you will incur late fees.
Please see FAQs for more details.

Try On

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. 

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