Kerry Taylor Auctions just sold ten of Princess Diana
's most iconic dresses, and, collectively, they fetched $1.2 million. The offerings were very
'80s, in the best way possible — think butt bows, crushed velvet, teal sequins, and major shoulder pads. (Kerry Taylor Auctions)
But the star of the lot was the royal's midnight blue velvet off-the-shoulder Victor Edelstein gown, which she wore during a night of disco dancing with John Travolta
during the 1985 State Dinner at the White House.
According to The Daily Beast
, the design, which fetched $360,0000, was bought by a British man as "a surprise to cheer up his wife." If a princess dress
doesn't put her in a better mood, we don't know what