Two of late singer Amy Winehoue's dresses have been
stolen from the London home where she died in 2011.
minidress the soul star wore on her wedding day in 2006 and a Moschino frock
she once sported onstage were taken from her house in the Camden borough of the
The iconic items,
worth a combined $208,000 (£130,000), were due to be auctioned in New York
later this year to raise money for the Amy Winehouse Foundation, and her
dad Mitch admits he's heartbroken by the loss.
Britain's The Sun, "It's a blow. It's sickening that someone would steal
something in the knowledge of its sentimental value."
Mitch fears other
items stored in the tragic star's house may have also gone missing.
"The house in Camden is being sold so all of her possessions have been
tagged, numbered and logged in preparation of storage. There was a window of
about two days while that process was underway when the dresses could have been
people were involved and there was some coming and going. We're going through
everything else to see what else, if anything, has been lifted. We are all
baffled as to why some of her designer dresses didn't go too. There were a
couple from Dolce & Gabbana worth a fortune. Her wedding dress was only a
little cotton thing, a hundred quid (pounds) at best in the shops. Whoever
nicked (stole) it realised its significance and knew it had an extra
Amy died from alcohol poisoning in July, 2011.