"First of all, I absolutely love auctions... and frankly, I can't fit into any of these dresses... anymore! I just thought it would be rather nice for some people to have these amazing gowns. Some of them are so beautiful, some of them are from Dynasty, some are from other movies that I did, and some of them... I designed myself... As an actress, you wear something once and you get photographed, you can't wear it again." Veteran actress Dame Joan Collins explains why she wanted to clear out her closets for her 16 December (15) memorabilia sale at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills.