Two dresses worn by Jennifer Lopez have sold at auction for a combined $6,900 (GBP3,850) to raise money for HIV and AIDs charities.

A Dolce + Gabbana dress J.Lo wore to the 7th On Sale gala in November (05) was bought for $3,700 (GBP2,065), while a Versace frock she wore to the 2000 Grammy Awards went for $3,200 (GBP1,785).

However, it was Jessica Simpson who fetched the most money for one item of clothing. The Donna Karan dress she wore to the VH1 Divas concert in Las Vegas, Nevada, last year (05) sold for $4,400 (GBP2,450).

From November (05), fashion events company 7th On Sixth auctioned more than 6,000 pieces, including some celebrity items, on website eBay for the charities.