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Catherine Southon to sell single owner’s stylish wardrobe for charity


A classic Chanel jacket, est. £80 – £120

Catherine Southon’s July sale will include a single owner fashion collection. A first for Catherine in her summer sale on Wednesday, 8th July 2015. It will take place at Farleigh Court Golf Club (near East Croydon) and viewings will be on the 7th July and on the morning of the sale. The wardrobe of a stylish lady with an exquisite classical fashion taste will raise money to support the Alzheimer’s Society and includes about 40 items mainly designer jackets, dresses, shoes and handbags.


A Christian Dior jacket, est. £80 – £120

Soifra Gardner, Alzheimer’s Society Community Fundraiser fro Greater London, said: “It’s great that this auction will support Alzheimer’s Society. There are 3,530 people living with dementia in Croydon and as a charity, we rely on the generosity of fundraising activities like this auction to help us continue our vital work so that Alzheimer’s Society can continue to lead the fight against dementia.”

With a wardrobe filled with all the big designer names and in a timeless, classic style, here is a great opportunity to pick up some key fashion items that will last you more than one season. Catherine Southon says: “This is a great excuse to get that Chanel jacket or handbag you always wanted, while you are also helping to raise those vital funds for such a great cause. Anyone with a dress size 10 – 12 and shoe size 4 can jump up in anticipation and put the July sale firmly in their diary. The preview will be on the 7th July and the morning of the sale. Anyone wishing to bid, can either come along to the sale and bid in person, leave a bid with the auction house or you can bid online or over the telephone.”





A Hermes scarf, est. £60 – £80


A range of Designer Handbags, est. from £80

The majority of the wardrobe was bought from 2000 until fairly recently, and great care has been taken to buy classic shapes and colours and all the lots are in good condition.


A Louis Vuitton jacket, est. £100 – £120


A Dior blouse, est. £50 – £70

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Catherine Southon’s next sale will take place on the 8th July 2015.

For further press information, images or to set up an interview with Catherine Southon,
please contact Silke Lohmann / 07932 618754

Catherine Southon has worked for 19 years within the antiques world, initially working for Sotheby’s
New Bond Street for 9 years as an auctioneer specialising in Scientific Instruments and Maritime Works
of Art, and subsequently as an expert on four BBC Antiques programmes for 10 years.