Wednesday 17th October 2018 - Della Bentham
Fancy stepping into the style of TV personality Julian Clary? Kent Auction Galleries sale on October 27th contains some of his famous suits...
On Saturday 27th of October Kent Auction Galleries, in Folkestone will be holding a sale with some very special garments.
The Antiques, Fine Furnishings, Art & Fashion sale, which begins at 10am has numerous designer suits going under the hammer. As if designer labels themselves weren't enough to tempt you, the auction also has a number of bespoke suits from the collection of none other than Julian Clary!
TV personality, Julian Clary is known for his comedy, acting, presenting and novel writing making him as multi-talented as he is stylish.
Garments included in the sale are; the tailcoat suit he wore for his appearance on Strictly Come Dancing and the white suit he wore for his role as the 'Good Fairy' in ITVs version of Cinderella!
Julian say's 'These wonderful suits have been in the closet for too long. Time they came out to play! Some lucky person can have a mince around in them.' Many of the suits were worn for his TV appearances and reflect his trademark flamboyant style!
As we mentioned above, alongside the infamous suits which have been worn in the public eye there will be other designer suits going under the hammer. These include Christian Lacroix, Ozwald Boateng, William Hunt and theatrical costumier John Pearse.
As the title of the sale suggests, the auction also features antiques, fine furnishings and art. The sale also includes items from Julian Clary's personal art collection including large modern oil paintings by artist Bombola
The sale will be taking place at Kent Auction Galleries saleroom on October 27th, but don't panic, if you fancy owning one of these suits or pieces of art, and can't make it to Folkestone, you can bid LIVE online with us for any of the pieces in the sale. The catalogue has not been uploaded at the time of writing, but you can keep an eye out for the listing right here.