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33 Awesome Auctions

From The Iconic Princess Diana Dress to Charitable Corsets

— June 9, 2010 — Social Good
Ever since the emergence of eBay, auctions have become a mainstream part of the shopping society. As an extreme example, auctioned off in London just recently was the iconic Princess Diana dress, sold for a grand total of $276,000. This black, low-cut dress created much controversy when Princess Diana first wore it at the age of nineteen.

From $73,000 Facebook Profiles to Breast Cancer Awareness Auctions, these awesome auctions will definitely give shopping a whole new light.
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Charity Twitter Auctions
Charity Twitter Auctions
@Drew on the Block to Aid Livestrong Foundation
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Eternal eBay Auctions
Eternal eBay Auctions
Caleb Larsens Sculpture Perpetually Sells Itself Online
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$73,000 Facebook Profiles
$73,000 Facebook Profiles
Man Auctions Off His Social Network Identity
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Schwarzenegger Memorabilia
Schwarzenegger Memorabilia
T-800 Terminator Robots for Auction
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Rejected Vegetable Auctions
Rejected Vegetable Auctions
Pre-Cooked Brussels Sprouts On eBay
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Fake History Auctions
Fake History Auctions
Significant Objects Give Stories Back to Yard Sale Finds
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Airplane-Car Auctions
Airplane-Car Auctions
Howard Hughes Modified 1936 Lincoln 'Aero-Mobile' Sells for $1M
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Cancelled Auctions
Cancelled Auctions
Michael Jackson Wants His Costumes Back, Cancels Julien's Auction
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Book Spoiler Auctions
Book Spoiler Auctions
Harry Potter Prequil for Charity
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Gigantic Wine Auctions
Gigantic Wine Auctions
Hit the U.K. If You Need an 18 Liter Bottle of Wine
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Killer eBay Auctions
Killer eBay Auctions
The $16K+ Gamer Case Mod
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Voyeuristic Auctions
Voyeuristic Auctions
'Is This Your Luggage?' Collects Lost Bags from Airports
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Unauthorized Celebrity Auctions
Unauthorized Celebrity Auctions
Michael Jackson Upset to See 1,100 Items Up For Grabs
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Charitable Autographed Footwear
Charitable Autographed Footwear
Charity Hillsides Foster Soles Auctions Celeb-Signed Shoes
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Secret Society Auctions
Secret Society Auctions
The Skull and Bones Ballot Box is Super Creepy
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Dead Celebrity Auctions
Dead Celebrity Auctions
The Life of Yves Saint Laurent is Up for Auction
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Louis Vuitton Charity Auction
Louis Vuitton Charity Auction
The Ultimate Travel Bag
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Historic Film Memorabilia Auctions
Historic Film Memorabilia Auctions
Christie's Sells Vintage Movie Posters to the Highest Bidder
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Hot Wheel Auctions
Hot Wheel Auctions
1965 Dodge Deora Goes Up for Auction
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Charitable Rapper Auctions
Charitable Rapper Auctions
Bid for Kanye Merch in Support of the Kanye West Foundation
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Creative Director Auctions Off His Right-Brain on eBay
Creative Director Auctions Off His Right-Brain on eBay
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Bizarre eBay Auctions
Bizarre eBay Auctions
Little Miss No Name Is Just The Beginning
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Online Police Auctions
Online Police Auctions
PropertyRoom.com
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Iconic Pop Memorabilia Auctions
Iconic Pop Memorabilia Auctions
Michael Jackson Says Adios to “Billie Jean” Glove
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Pop Icon Auctions
Pop Icon Auctions
Michael Jackson's Neverland Bumper Cars on eBay for $46K+
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A-List Image Auctions
A-List Image Auctions
Modern Beauty Photography at Christie's
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Prostitute Auctions Herself for Charity
Prostitute Auctions Herself for Charity
27 Hours of Chilean Love
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Edgy Artwork Auctions
Edgy Artwork Auctions
The Inglorious B@$^terds Artwork is to be Auctioned to Benefit Haiti
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Secret Agent Auto Auctions
Secret Agent Auto Auctions
The James Bond Aston Martin Expects to Bring in Over $5 Million
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Online Luxury Auction Sites
Online Luxury Auction Sites
BillionaireXchange.com is the Ultra Premium Version of eBay
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Charitable Corsets
Charitable Corsets
Lady Gaga Auctions Costume for Haiti
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Celebrity Baby Clothes Auctions
Celebrity Baby Clothes Auctions
Bid on Gwen Stefani's Babies' Hand-Me-Downs
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Breast Cancer Awareness Auctions
Breast Cancer Awareness Auctions
Christina Applegate Donates Ribbon Roses
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