Lot 9. Catherine Walker sarong-style evening dress. Bodice is embroidered allover paisley design in simulated pears, gold gass beads & paste w/ a low V-shaped back. The skirt is draped to resemble a sarong from a wide asymmetrical sash from waist to hip. Diana wore on official visit to Pakistan 1991 and for an official portrait by Snowdon. Raised $51,750
Princess Diana wore this gorgeous blue Versace gown in 1996, a year before her friend, designer Gianni Versace was murdered. Versace also designed a famous short-sleeve pink suit with pillbox hat (very Jackie O) for the princess and named a purse -- the Lady Di -- after the princess.