The Nicola Finetti Banded Cross Pleat Dress is a demure yet edgy design perfect to hire for the races or any cocktail occasion. It features a fitted bodice in ivory with beige trim, a pastel blue waistband and a pleated knee length skirt. The double-strap detail at the back gives this classic shape a contemporary edge.
Pair this number with a pastel or nude heel and rent a statement fascinator for a look that is race-day ready. For more tips, read our spring racing millinery style guide.
About the designer
The Nicola Finetti label has gained a large following since the brands conception in 1995, including several A-list celebrity fans including Cate Blanchett, Naomi Watts and Delta Goodrem. A background in architecture and inspiration from the contrasts he sees in the world like freedom and constraint, black and white, hard and soft shape the uniquely elegant Nicola Finetti aesthetic.
Size & Fit
All dresses listed are in Australian sizes. Model is wearing size 8.
BUST: Fitted around the bust. Refer to the size guide for specific measurements.
HIPS: Relaxed fit.
LENGTH: This dress is mini-length.
UNDERGARMENTS: As this dress is fitted, consider shapewear to minimise lines.
FABRIC: Fabric does stretch.
GREAT FOR: Hourglass, Pear, Straight 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.