Two boxes of the pieces from her VB line were stolen at knifepoint from the back of a lorry as they were being transported from the 19 Management offices in West London to New York store Neiman Marcus. We hear that around 80 of the Spring 2010 dresses were taken in total, and thankfully no one was seriously hurt in the robbery.
There will be a bevy of stars stateside who are keeping their fingers crossed that the high-end dresses will be re-made - fans of the line include Kate Beckinsale, Eva Longoria, Leighton Meester and Maddona. Who knew that it was quite so popular amongst the criminal underworld.
Victoria is apparently 'shocked and upset' at the news, and police are on the trail of the fashion-forward thieves.More