CharityBuzz has posted an awesome experience that will allow one lucky bidder a four-night escape to the DVF penthouse on Hayman Island, Australia, as well as lunch with Diane Von Furstenberg in New York.
Bidding starts at $8,000 and proceeds benefit The Rape Foundation in support of Stuart House.
The auction will allow one lucky winner and a guest to reward their-self with the stay of their dreams on beautiful Hayman, Australia’s celebrated private island destination in the Great Barrier Reef. Hayman welcomes guests to enjoy unique and memorable experiences at this top travel playground of the world, which presents magnificent resort living, an incredible garden landscape, exceptional dining, an award-winning spa and fascinating island and reef activities and adventures.
This special experience for two people includes four nights’ accommodation in the stunning DVF Penthouse, which has been personally designed by Diane von Furstenberg. The contemporary, light and fresh interior, which features a selection of Diane von Furstenberg’s personal photography, is appointed with unique furnishings designed and upholstered in striking DVF fabrics and offers two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a spacious living room, whilst a secluded wrap balcony boasts spectacular uninterrupted views over Hayman Beach to the crystal waters of the Coral Sea.
The winners will enjoy complimentary daily buffet breakfast in the beachfront Azure restaurant, dinner each evening in one of the acclaimed resort restaurants and a full Butler Service. The Hayman experience also includes use of non-motorized watercraft for paddle skiing, windsurfing and catamaran sailing, access to the fitness facilities, including gymnasium, sauna and steam room, and use of Hayman Activities tennis and squash courts, croquet lawn, golf putting green and chipping range, billiards room and island walking tracks.
Then, the winner can step into the world of Diane von Furstenberg with a behind-the-scenes tour of the breathtaking DVF headquarters in New York’s Meatpacking District – and lunch with the designer herself! The winner and a guest will be welcomed into the world of the iconic designer of the wrap dress and see firsthand the aesthetic that has made her known throughout the world and earned her a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America – an organization she leads today as President.