World’s Largest Bra Sold To World’s Most Eccentric Company
SAN FRANCISCO, October 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
GoldenPalace.com bought the giant piece of underwear from
http://www.chillisauce.co.uk as part of a charity auction for the Breast Cancer
Campaign’s ‘wear it pink’ event. They paid a healthy GBP3,601 for the bra in the EBay
auction which ended at 7pm on Sunday, and they’re so accomplished at snapping up the
bonkers and bizarre that the bra is going to be in extremely illustrious company.
The 30 metre fluorescent pink bra is joining a glittering stable of purchases from a
company that seeks out the weird and wonderful from around the world. A lock of Justin
Bieber’s hair, Britney Spear’s pregnancy testing kit and William Shatner’s kidney stone
are just some of the items bought by the new owners of the bra as they continue its
mission to own all those things you thought money couldn’t buy.
Chillisauce.co.uk sold it after a 10 day charity auction complete with its Guinness
World Record Certificate, making it officially the world’s largest bra, but as yet the new
owner’s intentions are unclear.
Adrian Simpson, a Director at Chillisauce.co.uk said ‘we’re just really happy that so
much money has been raised for BCC and the fact that it’s going to a very interesting new
home is a fantastic bonus for all of us who have been involved in the project for the last
The new owners, who also been paid $28,000 for a grilled cheese sandwich that appeared
to have an image of the Virgin Mary, is undecided on the bra’s future but Richard Allen
who conducted the purchase said “Breast cancer affects men and women and raising awareness
is GoldenPalace.com [http://www.goldenpalace.com ] has mastered the art of guerilla
marketing and we are never happier than when we find an opportunity to apply those skills
to help make a better life for those in need.”
The life story of the world’s most iconic piece of underwear can be found at
Chillisauce.co.uk is an event agency which sends over 80,000 people a year on events
and experiences throughout the UK and Europe.