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Christmas Silent Auction 2022

We have 23 amazing lots for our Christmas Silent Auction which will run until 7th December 2022.

Looking for Christmas gifts for friends and family? Or do you just want to treat yourself? Bid on our enticing lots and see who wins!

email your bid to info@wayfinderwoman.com leaving your name, address and phone number, the lot you are bidding for and the amount you are bidding.

And now for the small print. Please be aware that any bid made constitutes an agreement to purchase should it be the winning bid. It is assumed that any winning bid will be collected in person. If it is not possible to arrange this then the bidder is liable for any postal charges.

Please be generous.  We need to raise £10,000 a year to keep our hub open and an extra £6,000 a year to run our free workshops – and this is why:

Homeless and jobless, this is Amanda’s story …


A one-hour personal exercise class


Sally Taylor is well known for her gentle exercise classes and she's offering a one-hour, personal exercise class in your own home tailored to suit your own needs. It must be in the Bexhill or Eastbourne area or somewhere between.

Starting bid: £15 Final bid: £30

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Christmas Silent auction

3-month supply of Nescafe Decaf coffee

We like a cup of coffee in the Hub and thanks to Nescafe, we can treat the top three highest bidders each with a 3-month’s supply of this great coffee. That’s 4 x 200g jars of instant decaffeinated coffee each.

Starting bid: £10 Final bid: £10

Christmas Silent auction

Research your family history

A long standing member of the Family Roots, Eastbourne and District Family History Society has offered their expertise in helping you research your family history. They’ll give you two hours of their time to get you started and show you the best way to find your ancestors.

Starting bid: £15 Final bid: £20

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Book in with top stylist at Toni & Guy


Get a haircut at Toni & Guy, Eastbourne by their top stylist. This multi-award winning hairdressing brand has more than 55 years of experience in education, superior client service and haircare expertise. The normal price is £75.

Starting bid: £25 Final bid: £52

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Freshwater seed pearl necklace

Handcrafted freshwater seed pearl necklace in dark grey/brown and gold from Singapore. A lovely floating 3-stranded necklace displaying near oval and baroque-shaped freshwater pearls. Necklace approx. length: 18″

Starting bid: £20 Final bid: £20

Christmas fun for all

Want to get the kids away from the TV over Christmas? Then this compendium of games will have them laughing and stretching their brains at the same time.


Starting bid: £10 Final bid: £10

House portrait


Helen Warren is an Eastbourne artist who is well known for her local landscape, flower and architectural paintings.

Using on the spot drawings and photos she will create a customised pen and watercolour, house portrait. The A3 size painting will be ready for framing.

Starting bid: £40 Final bid: £60

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A magnum of prosecco

A bottle of Col de L’Utia Prosecco could be yours! At 1.5 litres this is the perfect accompaniment to your Christmas Lunch or for New Year’s Eve.

Starting bid: £12 Final bid: £20

Stefano-di-Blasi-wine magnum

A bottle of Stefano di Blasi wine

Toast the festive season with this magnum (1.5L) of Stefano di Blasi Bianco white wine.


Starting bid: £10 Final bid: £12

Lesley Garrett pink dress

Star of the show!


Wow your friends with this dress - donated by Lesley Garrett CBE, well-loved opera singer, musician and broadcaster. One of her favourite dresses which she has worn many times in concert and on TV.
Designed by celebrity fashion designer, Jenny Packham. A stunning cerise pure silk evening gown fully-lined with sparkling beads, spaghetti straps and fantail train. Size 12.

The provenance: Lesley Garrett has personally written and signed the provenance and the dress comes with a handwritten note from her thanking the winning bidder for their support to WayfinderWoman.
Starting bid: £250 Current bid: £0

Christmas stocking fillers

Christmas stocking filler games set: For the younger members of the family, here’s a great compendium of games that will keep them occupied during the Christmas break.

Starting bid: £8 Final bid: £10

3-month supply of Nescafe coffee

We like a cup of coffee in the Hub to keep us going and thanks to Nescafe, we can treat the top three highest bidders each with a 3-month’s supply of this great coffee. That’s 4 x 200g jars of Original instant coffee each.

Starting bid: £10 Final bid: £10

Freshwater white seed pearl necklace


Handcrafted freshwater natural white seed pearl necklace from Singapore. A lovely floating 7-stranded necklace with near oval and/or baroque-shaped freshwater pearls. Necklace approx. length: 18"

Starting bid: £25 Final bid: £30

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Stan Boardman memorabilia

Signed A3 Poster, Flyer and CD. For the autograph collector – sometimes controversial comedian Stan Boardman signed posters. Good condition (crease across A3 poster). Lot includes his “World Cup Song” CD (slight damage and marks on case). Worth £45

Starting bid: £10 Current bid: £0

Treat yourself!

Sonia @ Spabox and Foundry Eastbourne is offering a 30-minute Indian Head Massage – a soothing seated back, shoulders, face, neck and scalp treatment using hand and finger pressure. Session will be held at Foundry, The Beacon, Eastbourne.

Starting bid: £10 Final bid: £21

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Evening games


The perfect compendium of games for Christmas Day. Grab a few glasses of wine, mince pies and these games for adults.

Starting bid: £10 Current bid: £0


Lunch for two at Babosh

Babosh Restaurant is donating lunch for 2 people (noon-5pm, worth £40). Enjoy their unique and authentic dining experience, with classic Turkish cuisine and Mediterranean flavours, that brings the best traditions of their homeland to your table. Babosh Restaurant: 27-31 Langney Rd, Eastbourne BN21.

Starting bid: £20 Final bid: £30

Babosh Restaurant, Eastbourne, Turkish Italian

Declutter with Tracey

Do you have too many things and keep on saying I’ll clear it out one day and never do? With just your commitment and a cup of coffee Tracey can help with a specific room of your choice, bring boxes and drop items off to the local charity shop. For four hours of Tracey’s time, this lot is for Eastbourne and surrounding area only.

Starting bid: £20 Final bid: £35

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REN bespoke facial

Relax Therapy, Hailsham, is offering a 1-hour REN Bespoke facial worth £39. Further details at www.relaxtherapy.co.uk.

Starting bid: £15 Final bid: £30

Christmas Hamper

A Christmas treats hamper


A high quality wicker picnic basket, bursting with Christmas treats from chocolate biscuits to tasty Rubies Relishes, and hot drinks galore! Everything you need for a cosy picnic by the fire this Christmas.

Starting bid: £35 Current bid: £0


Gull and the Pier print

Gull and the Pier – A3-sized framed print which is one of the most popular prints by Sue Clarke, founder of DBN Creatives. She creates her own unique photoart ‘As seen through her Eyes’.

Starting bid: £25 Final bid: £25

Gull and the Pier print by Sue C, DBN Creatives

hamper box tea set

Afternoon tea in a box

High Tea Box – Enjoy coffee and chocolate biscuits with this Royal Albert bone china teacup, saucer, and plate.

Starting bid: £12 Current bid: £0


Reflexology at Relax Therapy

Relax Therapy, Hailsham, is offering a 40-minute Relax Therapy Reflexology treatment worth £32. More details available at www.relaxtherapy.co.uk.

Starting bid: £15 Final bid: £25


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