If you were't already aware, slip dresses are in! This chic version from Manning Cartell features a panelled design, resulting in a wrap effect. The front slit hits the mid-thigh and the raw edges at the hem adds a slight edge to this classic dress.
Smell the roses with this stunning little mini number by Manning Cartell. Crafted out of a graphic floral lace embroidered onto mesh, this dress is perfect to rent for the races or a cocktail function. It features semi sheer long sleeves and a fitted silhouette that hugs the body in all the right places. In a rich bordeaux colour, it’s hard not to fall in love with this dress.
- Graphic floral lace embroidery
- Semi sheer high neckline and long sleeves
- Fitted mini silhouette
This dress looks beautiful on all body types. The semi sheer lace shows off just the right amount of skin. Finish the look with a black or wine heel and pared back accessories to really let the lace be the star of this look! If you love this style, take a look at our full range of designer cocktail dresses for hire.
For more tips read our 'What to wear to the Melbourne Cup' style guide.
This embroidered lace dress by Manning Cartell is extremely high quality and technical. Based on the abstract heart print from a past collection. This fabric is another way that the brand has reinterpreted print in the interesting and unique way. Fitted long line racer dress with squared neckline and tapered skirt. Stunning heart design. Zip up back.
The draped, off body one shoulder silhouette flows into an asymmetric fluid hemline to create the On The Edge Dress. Featuring a cut out detail across the front and an asymmetric encased belt with contrast sports luxe webbing and metal D ring. Crafted from a modern, viscose crepe with a slight stretch and light handle.
Manning Cartell's pantone party mini dress features an elastic at the waistband and a sport metaluxe zip at the back. It is crafted from digitally printed crepe that has a slight stretch and pebbled surface texture.
A modern fabrication of viscose crepe provides a matte surface texture and cool, fluid handle in an off the body, fluid silhouette. Deep V- plunge neckline opens up the décolletage to flatter all bust sizes and shapes, whilst the removable bralette provides coverage and support. Tiered, layered skirt panels and thigh high split add dimension and free movement whilst providing a soft structure to define the fluid silhouette.
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Take on the all-white trend with this sophisticated mini by Manning Cartell. Crafted from fine lace embroidered onto mesh, it features romantic floral motifs all over in a fitted sheath silhouette. The high neckline and unlined long sleeves balance out the hemline. It is a dream to rent for an engagement party or day at the races!
- Fine floral lace on mesh
- Fitted long sleeves
- Lined sheath silhouette with high neckline
For a little romance, pair with a slender nude heel and pull your hair into a high ponytail. Frame the face with a pair of gold drop earrings and opt for a glowy makeup look with a pink lip. Don’t forget to hire a silk fascinator if you’re heading to the races. Read our blog post for more autumn bridal inspiration.
The Polychrome Sheath Dress is a fitted long line racer dress with a tapered skirt. It features a thigh high split and contrast stripe black and white knit ribbed collar. The dress has an invisible zip at the back.
Multicolour leaf print midi dress from Manning Cartell. 100% Viscose, this beautiful dress is true to size. Off the body fluid maxi dress with deep v-plunge racer neckline. Multi layered skirt panels with thigh high split. Sporty industrial webbing waistband with metal D-ring.
Fitted bodycon strapless dress with asymmetric cutaway waist detail and a contrast white lacquered rib panel at neckline. The dress has an exposed industrial metal dual zip at side seam openings.
The triangularity column dress is crafted in a graphic Manning Cartell print twill fabric with slight sheen and smooth structured handle. In the signature curve-defining silhouette, this fitted 7/8 length dress features a panelled squared neckline, tapered skirt, metal centre back zip and compact jersey contrast on the bust line.
This classic Manning Cartell design showcases a beautiful, deep red colour perfect for any celebration. The dress features a mid-length lace skirt, and deep v-neckline which is modestly covered with sheer mesh.
- Fabric 100% Cotton Lace with Nylon Mesh
This gorgeous sexy midi dress by Manning Cartell makes for the ultimate party dress. Featuring zigzag sheer lace fabric in an enticing bodycon fit with a cinched waist in honeycomb mesh detail. A straight neckline, thin elasticised straps dropping into an inverted v with split back hem and invisible zip accentuating the female bodice. This enticing number is perfect to hire for an upcoming gala event or night out with the girls!
- Bodycon fit
- Cinched waist with honeycomb mesh detail
- Thin elasticised straps
For a head turning look, pair with a strappy black heels, sparkling gold clutch available for rent and statement earrings. Keep it romantic, with a semi smokey eye makeup with taupe shades and a lip colour. Read how to ‘Get These Celebrity Looks for your Black Tie Event’ for more style tips and inspiration.
The perfect shade of red, this bright scarlet is sure to command attention. Crafted out of a signature Manning Cartell lace inspired by abstract animal prints, it features a plunging illusion neckline with sheer side panels. The fitted sheath silhouette falls into an angular midi hemline for a contemporary finish. Rent this for the spring races or a summer wedding for the ultimate flush of colour!
- Fitted sheath dress with midi hem
- Geometric cotton French lace
- Organza illusion panels at the bodice
Keep styling pared back - the dress is a statement in itself! Go for a block heel and simple jewellery, or get race time ready and hire a bold lace fascinator. Read our blog post on summer nail trends for more ideas on how to complete the look.
This Manning Cartell Ink Gallery Views Dress features a deep v neckline and elegant lace. The structured midi skirt and the cinched waist is designed to flatter any body shape. In a beautiful blue ink colour, this is the perfect dress to rent for your next cocktail party or wedding.
- Midi pencil skirt
- Intricate lace details
- Sheer organza panels at side and front
- Also available in Geranium or Blush
Pair this beautiful dress with nude heels and minimal accessories for an elegant look. For more options take a look at our collection of wedding guest designer dresses.
Read our cocktail event style guide for outfit inspiration.
This exquisite cocktail dress by Manning Cartell takes the classic pencil midi silhouette and combines it with an elegant luxurior guipure lace for a modern, fashion-forward take on a staple. The deep plunge neckline is masterfully juxtaposed by the structured midi skirt, and the cinched, contrast waistband is designed to flatter any body type. In an elegant blush, this is perfect to rent for your next summer cocktail party or an upcoming wedding!
- Luxurior guipure lace
- Midi pencil skirt
- Contrast waistband
- Sheer organza panels at side and front
- Also available in Geranium and Ink
We love this unique dress by Manning Cartell for when you want to stand out from the crowd! Great for cocktail parties and weddings alike, pair this stunning dress with nude heels and minimal accessories for an elegant look. Hire one of our blush and gold clutches to complement the dress and hold all your beauty essentials!
Read our cocktail event style guide for more outfit inspiration.