‘The Costarella woman is chic, bold, confident, discerning and design savvy. She appreciates and invests in quality, timeless pieces’
Since launching the eponymous label at Australian Fashion Week in 2000,the Aurelio Costarella Brand has built a strong following and loyal celebrity clientele. Worn and admired by international stars including Rihanna, Dita Von Teese, Naya Rivera, Nicole Scherzinger, Keri Hilson, Melissa George, Dannii Minogue and Tina Arena.
Driven by the design process, each thematic collection is an exploration, a journey that moves seamlessly from one season to the next. A focus on textile development, detailed cutting and quality craftsmanship sets the Aurelio Costarella brand apart.With a distinctive handwriting that ranges from trademark delicate silk chiffon gowns, intricate handcrafted beadwork, embroidery and sharp tailoring, the Aurelio Costarella brand is a luxurious offering of classic pieces with a contemporary edge.
In 2009 the Fashion Group International acknowledged this when Aurelio received the International Achievement Award. That same year Aurelio Costarella was nominated for Evening Wear Designer of the Year in the Prix De Marie Claire Awards.
Since 2006, Aurelio Costarella has had a presence at New York Fashion Week and G’Day USA and in 2010 his work was showcased at Shanghai World Expo.
Aurelio Costarella is recognised as a stable and influential Australian based designer, whilst continuing to earn a formidable reputation globally.