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It's a lucky day for a Princess Diana fan who has about $30,000 to spend on a dress!
The custom Gianni Versace gown the late royal wore during a 1991 Patrick Demarchelier photo shoot is going on the auction block!
The photo of Diana in the stunning number was later used on the November 1997 tribute cover of Harper's Bazaar following the princess' death.
This one-of-a-kind silk dress features various stud and glass bead embellishments throughout, with an inner silk lining, and is valued at around $60,000 - $80,000.
So, really, if you do get it at the starting bid of $30K, you'll actually be saving money! Ha!
Interested? Place your bid HERE!
[Image via Harper's Bazaar/Invaluable Auctions]
Decades later, and the world is still infatuated with Marilyn Monroe. Understandably!
The silver screen siren met her untimely death way too young in life, and her fans love to have something to remember her by.
So, when Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills had their Icons & Idols event, they must have known they'd make a ton of ca$$$h.
And they did!
Items of Miz Monroe's were auctioned off on Friday and Saturday, like a pendant necklace, which sold for $34,375, a lacy bra went for $20,000, and a makeup compact nearly doubled that at $46,875!
But some of the most sought after items were love notes that she didn't even write!
One from Joe DiMaggio, after she decided to divorce him, sold for
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Raised $2.5 Million For Charity! Lingerie Can Make The World A Better Place!
According to reports, the 2014 VSFS made $2.5 million for various worthy charities including the American Cancer Society, Pelotonia and Gabriel's Angels.
Participating charities auctioned off tickets to the event, with some fetching up to $25K!
In fact, 200 of the attendees were people who'd won their tickets at auction, so clearly there were quite a few deep-pocketed Victoria's Secret fans in the audience on Tuesday.
It can now be yours!!! If you have the cash, that is.
The dresses will be available for bidding on eBay for 10 days starting on November 27, and proceeds from the auction will benefit the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer fund.
Keep in mind that all the gowns were designed specifically for the girls and will be in their sizes.
But whether they fit you or not, you'll be owning a one-of-a-kind piece that touched a celebrity's skin!
And you really can't put a price on that.
[Image via Andres Otero/WENN.]