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Kate Middleton's Sheer Dress Bought At Auction

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Kate Middleton's Sheer Dress Bought At Auction

Kate Middleton's Sheer Dress Bought At Auction

Kate Middleton's Sheer Dress Bought At Auction

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An anonymous bidder has paid more than $125,00 for a seductive piece of sartorial history: A see-through dress once worn by England's Kate Middleton. She modeled the now famous frock at a charity fashion show. Prince William was in the audience. Shortly thereafter, they became an item.

RENEE MONTAGNE, host:

Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.

An anonymous bidder paid over $125,000 yesterday for a seductive piece of sartorial history: a see-through dress once worn by England's Kate Middleton. She modeled the now famous frock at a charity fashion show. Prince William was in the audience. Shortly thereafter, they became an item. Said one bidder: Middleton was the quintessential good girl who used bad girl secrets to catch her prince.

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