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Designer lots set for a ‘Newlife’ as they go under the hammer for charity

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Over 300 brand new fashion pieces bearing top designer labels are set to go under the hammer to help raise funds for Cannock-based charity Newlife next week.

Making up a significant section of Penkridge auction house Cuttlestones’ Designer Goods Auction on Friday, 2nd October, proceeds from the sale of the items will go direct to supporting Newlife’s mission to change the lives of disabled and terminally ill children across the UK.

The sale will offer label lovers the opportunity to pick up some real designer bargains – including clothing, jewellery, shoes, bags, luggage, skiwear, skincare and accessories. Labels represented in the sale include Gucci, Dior, Versace, PRADA, Stella McCartney, Mulberry, McQueen, Fendi, Victoria Beckham, Diane Von Fustenberg, DKNY, Michael Kors, Chloe, Maxmara and Burberry – to name just a few.

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Stand-out lots include a Gucci white ladies’ pant suit which retails at £1,750; a pair of Nicola Costa trousers that usually carry a price tag around £1,000; a Gucci ‘Silky Tiger’ jacket with an RRP of £1,102; a La Prairie boxed skincare Caviar lifting & firming ritual set retailing at £1,102 and a Maxmara cream wool jacket that would sell on the high street for over £1000. MD and Head Auctioneer at Cuttlestones, Ben Gamble says: “With guide prices starting from as little as £10, this really does represent a rare chance to snap up a designer bargain – and, with the majority of lots being sold on behalf of Newlife, bidders will be doing their bit for a very worthy cause. We’re delighted to work with Sheila to bring these lots to market, and want to raise as much as possible for a charity that does so much to help children and their families across the country.”

Mrs Sheila Brown OBE, co-founder and CEO of Newlife, said: “We're delighted to be working with Cuttlestones for this upcoming auction and with your generosity and support, we can help change the lives of disabled and terminally ill children up and down the country.

“We have loads of bags, clothes, shoes and accessories up for grabs from some of the biggest names in fashion – join online and bid for some high value designer items at bargain prices!

“You can get your festive gifts sorted early and on a budget, whilst making Christmas extra special this year for a disabled child in need.”

The auction will take place online – find out how this works on our Buyer Page. Viewing is strictly by appointment on Thursday, 1st October – to register your interest please contact 01785 714905 or email [email protected]

For more information and to view all the lots in Cuttlestones’ 2nd October Designer Goods Auction – including those being sold on behalf of Newlife – head to


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