Gourmet Progressive DinnerLive Item
Gourmet Progressive Dinner hosted at three spectacular homes on Naples Bay. Come to beautiful Southpointe Island in Windstar on Naples Bay and be treated to a wonderful evening for up to 12 people at a mutually agreed on date this Spring. Sunset cocktails and appetizers at the home of Nan and Mark Goebel with live music to enhance your experience of the setting sun. Then stroll across the bridge to Laurie and John Blatt's for a delicious South West Florida surf and turf dinner with John's personal recipe for Caesar Salad and beautiful Oakes Farm mixed vegetables. Candle light dining with Gayda Vineyard wines owned by Carole and Anthony Record on the lanai. The afterglow will only make everything more delicious. Dessert, dessert wine and coffee are steps away at the home of Mame and Bill Drackett overlooking Southpointe Yacht Basin. A truly beautiful night with your closest friends and none of the work. PRICELESS!
Diamond EarringsLive Item
Gorgeous one of a kind 18 K white gold and diamond huggie-style earrings. Magnificent white round brilliant diamonds weighing a total of 1.87 Cts (H color/VS2-SI1 clarity). After all "Diamonds are a Girls Best Friend"
Retallack ResortLive Item
A week's stay at a luxury four bedroom lodge in Cornwall, UK. Sleeping up to eight people in four super king rooms in this five star lodge has a private hot tub and is just minutes from Cornwall's finest beaches, quaintest fishing villages and several Michelin starred restaurants. Included in this package is a dinner for the whole party hosted by the Resort Director and his wife at The Green Room Restaurant. This package is available for any date in 2017 excluding February 10 - 17, March 31, May 26, June 2, July 21, August 25. Retallack is situated a few miles from the North Cornish Coast. To reach Retallack the train from London Paddington is enjoyable, yet a quick route would be Gatwick to Nequay Airport which is only 5 minutes from Retallack Resort. Some of the best restaurants minutes from Retallack are Rick Steins, Paul Ainsworth, Nathan Outlaw and Jamie Olivers restaurant is 10 minutes away from resort. Within 5 minutes of Retallack there are many national trust houses and gardens. The sensational late Victorian Lanhydrock House and Gardens is just a short drive and The Lost Gardens of Heligan is 25 minutes from resort. PRICELESS!
Highclere & Vineyard HotelLive Item
A New and Exciting LIVE Auction item: We have been delighted to hear from Lady Carnarvon this week and she has personally organized and donated tickets for 4 people to attend The Highclere Garden Party 2017 on Saturday, September 9, 2017. This year's theme is based on the 3rd Series of Downton Abbey which was set in the 1920's. There will be cocktails as well as traditional tea and scones. You can play croquet, learn to dance The Charleston, admire vintage cars, view behind the scenes, and enjoy seeing the costumes and liveries from The Real Downton Abbey! Jazz bands and traditional bands will be playing. All guests are asked to dress to be on set! Lady Carnarvon has also arranged for the 4 lucky Garden Party guests to stay the night before Friday, September 8, 2017 at a nearby hotel, The Vineyard. The Vineyard is owned by Sir Peter Michael and family. They also own the Peter Michael Winery in California and an impressive private art collection including the Judgement of Paris some of which hangs on the walls of the hotel. The hotel is a 5 Star Relais & Chateaux hotel located just 4 miles from Highclere Castle. The Vineyard has over 30,000 bottles of wine. Please note: the first four photos are Highclere Castle and the last four are The Vineyard Hotel. PRICELESS!