Fashion writer Suzy Menkes to sell her own clothes online

Fashion Editor of International Herald Tribune Suzy Menkes opens the IHT "Techno Luxury" conference in BerlinLONDON (Reuters) – Suzy Menkes, doyenne of the fashion press, says she plans to auction off part of her own label-strewn wardrobe at a two-week online sale in July. The International Herald Tribune fashion editor, a regular on the front row at catwalk shows of the world's top designers from Giorgio Armani to Diane von Furstenberg, will open bids for 80 lots of clothes on July 11 in the Christie's sale. "I have never thrown anything out of my wardrobe since 1964," she said in a statement on Tuesday. …