Matthew Eager

Poodle Ball Gown

$89 rental

$549 retail



Style Notes

The Long Sleeveless Poodle Skirt Ball Gown is a simple and elegant design by Matthew Eager and is ideal for any special occasion after dark. This floor length gown in black features a strapless fitted bodice, sash with bow that ties at the waist and gorgeous mini rosettes that cover the skirt. Rent this gorgeous gown for your next black tie event and complete your look with an elegant heel and classic red lip colour. Pair with jewel drop earrings for a touch of sparkle. 

  • Strapless
  • Fitted bodice
  • Sash with bow
  • Rosette detail
  • Floor length

Please note: This dress measures from centre of the bust to hem and is recommended for heights 170cm - 180cm (5'7" - 5'11").

For similar styles take a look at our collection of formal designer dresses for hire. Read our evening wear dress codes style guide for more outfit inspiration. 

Main Fabric: Cotton/Nylon/Spandex

About the designer

In 1987 at only 15 years of age Matthew Eager started from humble beginnings selling his designs to small boutiques across Australia. Since then he has made a name for himself with a brand renowned for superior craftsmanship and exquisite red carpet gowns. Janet Jackson, Sonia Kruger and Sarah Murdoch are just few of the numerous celebs who have donned his designs.

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

Please note: The full length of the dress is measured from the centre of the bust to the bottom of the dress hem. Recommended for heights 170cm - 180cm (5'7" - 5'11")

Dress Size Guide

  AU8 (cm) AU10 (cm) AU12 (cm) AU14 (cm)
Bust 86.4 88.9 94 99
Waist 66 68.6 73.7 78.7
Hips 94 96.5 101.6 106.7
Full Length 147 147 147 147

Length Guide

 Your Height 170cm - 175cm 178cm - 180cm
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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