When stylist Jules Sebastian stepped out for the Sydney premiere of Cinderella earlier this year, all eyes were on her $13,500 custom-made gown. Covered with 25 messages of kindness courtesy of Disney’s social media followers, it was truly something else. Now you can wear the very same piece, for whatever occasion it might turn out to be appropriate for, straight off Jules’ back. That’s right, it’s up for auction.
The one-of-a-kind piece by One Day Bridal is made from blue moda and natural silk organza, and finished with natural satin ribbon and gold thread hand embroidery with words of wisdom like, “Be your own kind of beautiful” and “Don’t hurt. Live gently. Be kind.”
The bidding begins at $500, which isn’t bad considering the garment is worth 27 times that amount. Plus, the money will go straight to The Walt Disney Company Australia’s trusted charity partner, Big Brothers and Sisters Australia. (more…)