At 808 Threads we're dedicated to bringing you a wide variety of dresses to suit many body shapes – from pear to apple, hour glass to slender – we aim to help you look fabulous for your event while accentuating your features in our wonderful gowns. Some of our collection is featured below and make sure to check out our Instagram and Facebook pages for updates on stock coming in. Please email us with any questions, we'd love to hear from you!

Elle Zeitoune Kassidy in White, Size 16, $80 hire

COMING SOON: Elle Zeitoune Rosie in Black Size 16, $90 hire

Elle Zeitoune Lori Dress in Frappe Size 12, $90 hire

Bariano Black Sequin Maxi Open Back Size 14, $60 hire

Talulah La Maison Vintage Dress Size XL (14), $70 hire (currently unavailable)

Bariano Catherine Dress Size 14, $80 hire

Spell & The Gypsy Collective Lolita Gowns – Lover, Size L (12-16) $70 hire
70s Rust, Size XL (14-18) $70 hire

Left: Daphne White Lace Dress in Sizes 12 & 16, $40 hire.
Right: Magdalina Coral Red Dress Size 20 & 24, $50 hire.

Livingstone Cooper Wrap Set Navy Size 12, $50 together - $30 separate

Closet Curves Khaki Size 20, $40 hire

Blushing Long Sleeve Maxi Wrap Dress Sizes 14, 16 & 20, $50 hire

Elle Zeitoune Dominique Dress, Black Size 14, $70 hire

Peony Cold Shoulder Dress Size 14, $40 hire

Talulah Stole The Show Mini Size L (12), $80 hire

Arcacia Emerald Wrap Dress Size 20, $40 hire

Little Mistress Plus Rose Tulle Dress Size 20, $40 hire

Hope & Harvest Havana Dress Black Size 18/20, $40 hire

Kandy Lace Playsuit in Powder Blue, Size 14 $40 hire

Jenny Packham Rose Gold Sequin Maxi Size 20, $80 hire


Chi Chi Olivia Dress Size 16, $50 hire

Twenty8Twelve Velvet 60s Dress Size 10-12, $50 hire

Elle Zeitoune Suzy Rose Dress Size 16, $70 hire

Coast Plus Floral Midi Dress Size 18, $70 hire

Daphne Lace Dress Size 12 & 16, $40 hire

Ellette V-Neck Lace Dress Size 12, 18 & 20, $50 hire

Magic Tie Sleeve Maxi Size 20, $40 hire

Hope & Harvest Tulip Wrap Dress Size 14/16 (fits up to 18), $40 hire

Metallic Fit & Flare Midi in Mint Size 12, $30 hire

Magdalina Off-Shoulder Dress in Coral Red Size 20 & Size 24, and in Navy Size 18 & 20, $50 hire


Cameo The Label Night Tale Dress 

Size L (12-14), $40 hire

TFNC WEDDING One Shoulder Maxi in Mink 

Size 16, $50 hire


Reema Burgundy Midi 

Size 20, $40 hire


How To Hire

We have over 50 garments in store ranging from size 12 to size 20, giving our customers as much choice as we possibly can – bring some heels so you can envision how you'll look in your dress for your night!

All prices shown are the hire fee only (cash or bank transaction) and is payable on booking enquiry. Bond will be payable on pick-up and will be refunded if garment is returned in good condition [no stains/damage]. The bond amount is subject to the value of the garment and prices may vary - for more information on the bond send us an email. Contact details of the client will be taken at the time of booking and invoice receipt will be sent via email. A signature will be required after reading terms and conditions when bond is payable, to acknowledge your understanding of our policies. 

Cancellations and/or swaps must be given 1 week’s notice; fees will apply if less than 1 week notice is given. 1 swap of garment per booking, if new garment is of higher value than previous garment the difference must be paid. Returns to be arranged by appointment and returned to 808 Threads by Monday 5pm after booking date, late fees will apply and be removed from the bond per day late. Hire and bond fees subject to change.



808 Threads is located in Manningham, South Australia near Walkerville. The property sits between Hampstead Road and Taunton Road; it is a 5 minute drive from Melbourne Street, and 10 minute drive from the CBD and The Parade Norwood. There is a bus stop and legal onsite parking between the property and the road. You can access the front entrance by walking towards the bus stop after parking. Photos and more details will be provided when full address is given to make your experience as easy as possible.


For safety reasons, full address will be provided to the customer when making a booking or appointment over email or phone. If the hire fee is paid in advance via online banking, the address will be provided before garment pick-up. Opening hours are reliant on appointments and will mainly be held during the day. You are welcome to bring a friend or family member to help you with your garment decisions. Trading hours are subject to change due to demand times or change of schedule. We will do our best to meet your schedule's needs. Please understand we are a home-based business so please respect the property and garments. Your cooperation and understanding is greatly appreciated!