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Disney auctioning princess designer dresses to raise money for children's hospital

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Ever dream of dressing up like a princess just like the ones we often see in Disney films? Well, now you can.

Disney is auctioning off some of its princess dresses to help raise money for some kids in need.

The exhibit includes everything from a Versace-designed Cinderella dress to a magical Snow White dress by Oscar de la Renta.

"I think what's appealing about the dresses is that it marries your childhood memories with current fashion, and for me, that's great because I loved Disney as a child and I love fashion now and it’s the two together, which is a perfect combination,” said Clare Borthwick, a Christie’s Specialist in London.

These dresses are pricey. The opening bids start at $5,000.

The proceeds from the dresses will benefit the Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital in London.

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