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  • Best-selling author Barbara Taylor Bradford auctions jewellery collection for distant relatives

    Louine Hope / 114 days ago
    Best-selling author Barbara Taylor Bradford auctions jewellery collection for distant relatives

    Woman Of Substance author Barbara Taylor Bradford is selling her jewellery heirloom worth $2.5 million in an auction for her two distant women relatives. Born in Yorkshire, Barbara’s collection is comprised of around 40 pieces of jewellery such as necklaces, rings, bracelets, brooches and other items she got from her husband Bob as presents. This [...]

  • LeBron James’ high school Hummer goes up for eBay for $64, 800

    Louine Hope / 115 days ago
    LeBron James’ high school Hummer goes up for eBay for $64, 800

    Back in his senior year in high school, Lebron James was already riding a brand new ’03 Hummer H2 that was customized especially for him. The 2003 Hummer H2 is not your typical high school car and speaks of opulence during Lebron’s student life. It was gifted to him by his mother on his 18th [...]

  • US man wins $1 million Picasso painting in online raffle

    Louine Hope / 115 days ago
    US man wins $1 million Picasso painting in online raffle

    A US man won a Pablo Picasso painting worth $1 million by just paying 100 euros or $138 in an online Sotheby’s raffle. Pennsylvania native and 25-year-old Jeffrey Gonano has won the 1914 Picasso gouache painting, L’homme au Gibus (Man with Opera Hat).  With the hope of raising $5 million for Lebanese charity, organizers issued [...]

  • Michael Jordan’s Chicago mansion fails to attract buyers

    Louine Hope / 116 days ago
    Michael Jordan’s Chicago mansion fails to attract buyers

    Given Michael Jordan’s popularity as a basketball legend, everything that is related to him sells, from his NBA memorabilia even to his properties. But unfortunately, Jordan’s 56, 000-square foot California mansion in Highland Park did not attract a potential buyer and failed to meet the $13 million reserved price at an auction. It was originally [...]

  • Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit goes under the hammer

    Ivan Andrews / 116 days ago
    Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit goes under the hammer

    This yellow jumpsuit is special in the sense that Bruce Lee wore this one for his last movie. A unique fact associated with this jumpsuit is that Bruce Lee designed it himself. It is almost 40 years after the death of this legendary star that the jumpsuit is all set to be auctioned. The auction [...]

  • JK Rowling’s charm bracelet expected to fetch $33, 000 in auction

    Louine Hope / 118 days ago
    JK Rowling’s charm bracelet expected to fetch $33, 000 in auction

    It was through J.K. Rowling’s magic pen and brilliant mind that made Harry Potter series one of the bestselling books of all time. The movie also catapulted young stars such as Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson to early fame. And now, Rowling’s magic touch is about to enchant jewelers with her attraction bracelet [...]

  • Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ sneakers sell in an auction for $104, 000

    Louine Hope / 118 days ago
    Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ sneakers sell in an auction for $104, 000

    The famous “Flu Game” sneakers of Michael Jordan were sold in an auction for $104, 000, setting a record for the most expensive game-worn shoes sold at auction. The Nike Air Jordan XII shoes were worn by Jordan during the flu game of the NBA finals in 1997. Despite suffering from flu, Jordan still played [...]

  • A car sold for $100 million? It’s likely by 2018

    Ivan Andrews / 119 days ago
    A car sold for $100 million? It’s likely by 2018

    2013 has been a special year for the wealthy car collectors. If auction sales of collectible cars are considered for 2013, the amount is likely to reach $ 1.2 billion. According to Hagerty Insurance, the amount is 25 percent up from that of 2012. The number of cars sold has increased to over 20,000 and [...]

  • Farrah Fawcett memorabilia fetch almost $200,000 in auction

    Louine Hope / 122 days ago
    Farrah Fawcett memorabilia fetch almost $200,000 in auction

    Farrah Fawcett’s shiny red swimwear and her 64 other personal stuff fetched nearly $200, 000 in a Dallas auction for a celebrity memorabilia. The swimsuit was worn by Farrah during a photoshoot for the 1995 issue of Esquire magazine. It was bought for $4, 062.50. Joining the list are her 1980 passport sold for $17, [...]

  • Vintage Cars: Gone in $62 million

    Ivan Andrews / 127 days ago
    Vintage Cars: Gone in $62 million

    It might sound like a world record as $62.8 million worth of cars were sold out in less than two hours. The auction held by Sotheby’s and RM auctions had put pre sale estimates of $50 million but ended up selling 31 vintage cars, two motorcycles and pieces of artwork for over $62.8 million. With [...]

  • World’s Most Expensive Star Wars Memorabilia

    Louine Hope / 131 days ago
    World’s Most Expensive Star Wars Memorabilia

    Star Wars is one of the most iconic and sought after films in history. The franchise’s first movie was released in 1997, making it one of the most successful entertainment franchises of all time. The success comes with the clamour for the film’s memorabilia, novels and comics, toys and video games, among others. The Empire Strikes [...]

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