Fashion can not only please the eye, but also bring real benefits to society. This was once again proved by a charity auction held in New York, at which personal belongings belonging to one of the most famous stars of the world cinema screen, Audrey Hepburn, were sold. All collected funds (177 thousand dollars) will go to the UNICEF fund for the organization of schools in Africa.
The lot featured a string of gorgeous outfits from the actress, including a stunning pink wool cocktail dress, personally designed for her by Hubert de Givenchy, in which the fragile beauty got married. The outfits were shown by no less famous ladies - Isabella Rossellini, Iman and Liv Tyler, who recently signed a contract with Givenchy Fashion House to advertise the new fragrance `LInterdit`. Liv happily showed the audience a black cocktail dress with a huge bow, which she personally chose from a host of other outfits.
An ivory organza gown with handmade roses and embroidery, which Hepburn wore in the 1957 film Funny Face, sold for $ 17,000, a collection of blouses from Lacoste sold for 2,000, and a luxurious leather handbag from Hermes beat everything. records and was estimated at 36 thousand dollars.
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