Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Princess Diana's Gowns: Up for Auction

Today ten gowns worn by Princess Diana will go up for auction in London. These gorgeous gowns date from the late 1980's and early 1990's. They all seem to share the glamour of that era. The gown shown here is by Catherine Walker from 1991. Other important gowns, such as the off-shoulder navy velvet down that she wore to dance with John Travolta are included in this auction at Kerry Taylor Auctions.

There are more details on this auction with photos HERE It's a great collection fit for a princess!


Catherine @ Vintage Frills said...

I was looking at the auction catalogue the other day. Such amazingly iconic dresses!

Jen O said...

Yes, the styles inspired so many copies that it's a great resource for dating 80's gowns, and a nice bit of history for those copies.