Tunnel of Love

Tuesday 12 November 2013, One Mayfair, London

This year's event saw huge names from the worlds of fashion, art and music descend on One Mayfair in support of our life-saving work.

Our Tunnel of Love art and fashion dinner party, sponsored by jewellery and watch brand THOMAS SABO, is in its third year and attracted a host of high-profile faces all keen to support the fight against heart disease. Fashionable guests included Yasmin Le Bon, Alexa Chung, Daisy Lowe, Hugh Grant, Mollie King,  Erin O’Connor.

Eliza DoolittleEliza Doolittle took to the stage, performing well known hits 'Walking on Water', ‘In Your Hands' and a cover of Mariah Carey’s 'Always be my Baby'.

Lord Dalmeny, Chairman of Sotheby’s UK, conducted the live auction which featured art from Sir Peter Blake, Dan Baldwin, Antony Micallef, Brad Faine and Humphrey Ocean.

Guests also had the chance to bid for a uniquely created gold and diamond heart pendant from THOMAS SABO, and their child to be a mascot at an England International Football match. Other auction lots included designer fashion from Alexander McQueen, Gieves & Hawkes, Timothy Everest, Michael Kors, Roland Mouret, LOGUE London, Christian Louboutin, Roger Vivier and Emma J Shipley and more.

There were celebrity donations from Paloma Faith, Louise Hazel, Alexa Chung, Eliza Doolittle and Andy Tennant.

Guests sipped Hardy’s Stamp Sparkling Pinot Chardonnay during the canapé reception. After the reception guests sat down to a sumptuous three course meal accompanied by William Hardy Chardonnay and Shiraz.

After dinner guests partied and played games winning prizes from the Radley Roulette Wheel and THOMAS SABO. Guests also had the chance to have their silhouette cut by Charles Burns, the same artist who cut the portrait of Her Majesty The Queen at her 80th birthday party.