Tadashi Shoji

Navy Draped Tulle

$139 rental

$549 retail



Style Notes

An intricate lace bodice, enhanced with a classic bateau neckline gives this lovely evening gown a timeless, vintage appeal. With a high neckline and a long, flowing, floor-length hemline, this gown will make you feel like royalty ripped right from a fairytale. Turn heads when you hire this dress, and step through the door at your next black tie event! 

Pair this effortlessly elegant gown with a dark red lip, and rent a simple black clutch to allow the gorgeous embroidered lace upon the bodice really pop. For more black tie inspiration, check out our 'Black Tie Dress Code and Etiquette' blog post!

Note: This dress measures 163cm from shoulder to hem and is recommended for women with heights of 170cm - 180cm (5'6" - 5'9").

Main Fabric: Nylon/Rayon

About the designer

Tadashi Shoji is a Japanese-born American fashion designer. Shoji is particularly known for his red carpet gowns and evening wear. Today, the Tadashi Shoji collection is globally recognised and loved by devoted women ranging from busy working mothers to red carpet gracing celebrities. Tadashi Shoji’s collections are infused with glamour and ease, while tailored masterfully to flatter women of all figures. 

Size & Fit

This dress runs large. We recommend trying a size smaller than your usual dress size, as a back up. 

Please also note that Tadashi Shoji is an American designer, so dresses will be labelled with US sizing. Please see Size Conversion Chart below for your reference. 

BUST: Great for any cup size, but particularly comfortable for a larger bust. 

WAIST: Fitted - with ruching around the stomach area for extra cover.

HIPS: Fitted

LENGTH: This dress measures 163cm from shoulder to hem and is recommended for women with heights of 170cm - 180cm (5'6" - 5'9").

UNDERGARMENTS: Can be worn with any bra, and recommended with shapewear.

FABRIC: Both the lace and fabric have stretch.

GREAT FOR: Full Bust, Voluptuous/Hour Glass, Tall, Athletic body types.

All dresses listed are in Australian sizes.

Model is wearing size 8.

Model is 5’9’’/83cm-Bust/63cm-Waist/89cm-Hips

Dress Size Guide

  AU8 (cm) AU10 (cm) AU12 (cm) AU14 (cm)
Bust 88.9 91.4 93.98 96.5
Waist 69.9 72.4 74.93 77.5
Hips 96.5 99 101.6 104.1
Full Length 160 160 160 160

 Length Guide

 Your Height 170cm - 175cm 175cm - 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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