Nows your chance to dress in clothes worn by socialite Daphne Guinness. Daphne has ever-so generously opened up her heart and wardrobe to benefit the aid of Womankind, a charity which improves the lives of women in developing countries. The auction will begin on April 29 with the online viewing a couple days prior.
What to expect: An assortment of pieces from the late 1980s to the present day including Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Azzedine Alaia, Dolce & Gabbana, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, Versace, Louis Vuitton, and Valentino will be on auctioned off at kerrytaylorauctions.com.
Brief Bio on Daphne Guinness: The Hon Daphne Suzannah Diana Guinness (born 1967) is a socialite of Irish descent and an heiress of the Guinness family.
Daphne Guinness is the daughter of Jonathan Guinness. In the mid 1980s, she lived in New York City with her sister Catherine Guinness, who was PA to Andy Warhol. She married Spyros Niarchos, son of the the Greek shipping billionaire Stavros Niarchos, in 1987 at the age of 19, but divorced in 1999 with a reported settlement of about $40 million.
Guinness is prominent in the fashion world as a style icon and journalist.