Live Auction & Special Preview of Online Collection
From the Estate of Leslie Ridley Tree
Philanthropist extraordinaire, Leslie Ridley-Tree designated her high-end designers’ fashion and tabletop estate pieces go to auction at the largest consignment store in the tri-counties. You’re invited to be among the first to see this collection of her designer wardrobe handled by Louis John’s Boutique from head to toe. Only guests to this in-person event will have opportunity to participate in the Live & Silent Auction of Hats and Wine at the event with all proceeds benefitting the Cancer Foundation of Santa Barbara at the Ridley-Tree Cancer Center.
Get your tickets now as only a limited number of will be sold.
Meander through the store to see the Silent Auction items while appetizers, wines from Carr Winery and non-alcoholic beverages will be on hand for your enjoyment.
Live auction begins at 6pm. Erin Graffy will be offering some of the most fabulous hats in the collection for you to wear home while professional auctioneer, Jim Fiolek will handle the wines for live auction. Graffy knew Ridley-Tree very well and will bring stories plus excitement to the live auction of the best chapeaus from her collection. You have to experience Fiolek’s auction style because it’s extremely entertaining. There will be wines and hats in the silent auction as well. 100% of proceeds from the one-night only Live & Silent Auction will go to the Ridley-Tree Cancer Center’s Hat & Wig Boutique.
If you like to entertain, you must attend to take in part of her exquisite collection of china, crystal, buffet, tabletop and some home furnishings which are available for purchase in the store. Live music from Society Jazz will entertain partygoers with a lovely soundtrack to the evening.
Once the auction goes live online the following day, on https://LiveAuctioneers.com you will be able to view the fashion and tabletop collections and start bidding. Remember you will need to create an account to access this auction and use the site before you start to bid. This is the only way your offer will be saved is with an account. Some of the designer fashions in the Ridley-Tree’s wardrobe include Dior, Hermes, Mary McFadden, Valentino, Armani and Chanel, to name a few.
BONUS! Area residents save on the shipping costs usually attached to the online auctions. Locals will be able to pick up the outfit or tabletop items with the winning bid at the store after June 30 with your receipt and an ID.
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Miss Daisy’s Consignment & Auction House and Louis John Boutique is open six days a week – from Wednesday through Monday, 11am to 5pm // (805) 770-7715