Frequently Asked Questions
What do you offer for men?
We stock men's accessories for them to wear with their own suit or shirt and trousers. Men's accessories include hats, ties, waistcoats, walking canes, pocket watches and suspenders.
What does it cost to hire?
Ladies' costumes are $90 including all accessories. Men's accessories are $30 - discount applies when hired with a lady's costume.
Is there a bond?
In addition to the hire fee, a $110 bond applies to ladies' costumes and is refunded when you return the costume in full, on time, in the hired condition.
How and when do I pay?
Payment is due upon collection of your costume. We accept Mastercard, Visa, Amex, electronic funds transfer and cash.
When should I book?
Booking early will give you more choice. We suggest 2-3 weeks prior to your event.
I have my own dress, can I just hire accessories?
Sorry, we do not hire individual accessories.
What sizes do you stock?
Dresses range from size 6-18, shoes from size 6 to 10.
How long can I have the costume?
Hire is for 5 days. Extended hire is available by prior agreement.
Can I bring friends or children to my appointment?
Our costume studio will comfortably accommodate 3 people in addition to yourself. As it is a working studio, it is not suitable for young children unless they are supervised by another adult whilst you try on costumes. Food and drink is not to be consumed in the costume studio.
How long does an appointment take?
Usually 45 minutes to 1 hour.
When can I return the costume?
We have a convenient after-hours box so you can return your costume at any time that suits you within the agreed hire period.
Do I clean the costume?
We take care of the laundry so you don't have to.