Posts tagged ‘Auction’

June 26, 2013

The Wedding of Weddings

elizabeth taylor wedding dress

Elizabeth Taylor’s very first wedding dress sold at auction this week for a whopping £122,000.  This dress, worn by an 18 year old Elizabeth for her marriage to Conrad ‘Nicky’ Hilton Junior, is a classic Cinderella gown and shows off her teeny tiny waist to perfection.

Fond of lovers, divorce and marriage… as lovely as this gown is, Liz Taylor’s subsequent choices

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May 29, 2013

Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art at Sotheby’s

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MF Husain

Sotheby’s London will hold an auction of modern and contemporary Indian art on June 11th and an exhibition of the available art will open from the 6th of June.

I simply love the works by the Great Masters of Indian art.  Dead and dying, these rare icons of Indian art are inimitable.  I wasn’t exposed to them growing up and learned about them through my frequent trips to India.

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May 19, 2011

Bea’s Bow on Ebay

For an ensemble that was despised by every fashionista,Princess Beatrice’s hat designed by milner Philip Treacy, is getting quite  a lot of attention. It seems to be in the media every day for one reason or another and has become the most unlikely star of the Royal Wedding with a Facebook page dedicated to it.

Today The Evening Standard reported that the hat that Bea wore is now being sold on Ebay.

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