We work hard behind the scenes to bring you an exciting, unique and fresh range of costumes.

We have lots of fun thinking up new ideas for new designs.

nicole costumeNichole Devine (owner)

A fashion designer by trade, Nichole has spent eighteen years teaching Soft Materials Technology and other design based subjects.  She found her passion for costumes through working on school productions and she is now in her element.  Nichole is creative and has an eye for detail.  Show her a picture and tell her your ideas and she will make them come to life.  Experienced in made-to-measure, your costume will be fit for a king or queen.   

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Booking a costume

Enquire about a costumes availability on our "contact us" form or "ask a question about this" from a selected costume.

Please include the size required and the date that you wish to hire the costume for. 

We will check the availability and reply to your enquiry.

Please allow 48 hours for us to prepare your booking for collection.

Your booking is confirmed once we have received payment and will be available for collection from Karori.  

Please read our terms and conditions  you will need to agree with these prior to your hire.


Terms of Service: Costume, Wig and Footwear Hire

1: A deposit of $20.00 per costume is required at the time of booking.  This is non-refundable and non-transferable.

2: Costumes should be returned in good condition.

3: Late hire returns will be charged at 25% per day.

4: Please do not launder the costumes.

5: Costumes, wigs and accessories must not be adjusted or altered in any way as this may incur a charge.

6: No refunds or exchanges are permitted once the costume order has left the showroom.

7: All cancelled costumes will forfeit the $20.00 booking fee.

8: All costs incurred by Sew Devine Ltd in recovery of debts will be charged to the customer.

9: Loss and damage beyond normal wear and tear will be charged to the customer at assessed retail value.

10: All costs incurred by Jesters Costume Hire Ltd. in the recovery of debts will be charged to the customer.

11:Cancelled costumes will forfeit the $20.00 booking fee.  If your costume is cancelled 5 days prior to collection the remaining balance will be refunded the same method it was paid.  If cancelled within the 5 days of collection there is no refund. We will credit you the remaining balance to be used at Jesters Costume Hire until the end of the current year.

12:First time customers and those outside of the Wellington region will be required to pay a bond. All bonds will be refunded when the costume is returned on time and in a satisfactory condition. Any loss or damage beyond normal wear and tear will be charged at assessed replacement or repair value.




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Happy Customers

Just got back from Jesters to get a few costumes for a work function, what a huge selection with great service and value. Nichole the owner was fantastic to deal with and very helpful. My team will be the talk of the office for the next few weeks :-)

- Graham Du Toit

Great costume shop! Excellent choice of high quality costumes and really helpful staff. Thank you for your help in finding me the perfect fancy dress outfit!

- Helen Gracie

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