Fashion designer Aurelio Costarella is to list on the Australian Stock Exchange, raising capital of up to A$3.25m (US$2.50m).

The proceeds of the floatation will help find the company's global distribution plans.

Costarella will keep a 35% interest in the firm, while 32% will be available for public subscription.

The company posted a full-year loss of A$174,200 in 2005 financial year and a A$45,957 loss in the last financial year.