(via people.com) (swipe 👈🏽 4 more) The family that dresses like royalty together, stays together.
attended the #2ndAnnualWearableArtGala
on Saturday before the pop icon was awarded a humanitarian award by her mother, #TinaKnowlesLawson
— and #Blue
did some bidding on behalf of her famous parents.
” singer, 36, and her 6-year-old daughter wore matching gold dresses when they appeared at the #AlexandriaBallroom
ahead of the event hosted by the #WACOTheaterCenter
Beyoncé’s dress — a custom piece by design house #FalguniShanePeacock
, according to Women’s Wear Daily — was see-through with gold embellishments that led to a gold furled train, while #BlueIvy
appeared joyful in a tiny gold dress with poofy skirt and matching gold wig, with both looks captured by other attendees and shared on social media.
Accompanying them both was JAY-Z in a dark suit and white button-down shirt.
Blue held her paddle high and bid $17,000 on an acyclic painting of #SidneyPoitier
during the event’s live auction, emceed by #StarJones
, according to Vanity Fair. Despite JAY-Z jokingly trying to snatch the paddle from his daughter, she bid again when the item’s asking price shot up to $19,000, the outlet reported. However, director #TylerPerry
beat out the bid and won the art piece for $20,000, Vanity Fair said.
Vanity Fair reported the little girl successfully bid on the next artwork up for auction, though, winning a piece by #SamuelLeviJones
, for $10,000.
The event was attended by several stars including the singer’s step-sister and actress #BiancaLawson
, and JAY-Z’s mother, #GloriaCarter
, who was also honored at the event alongside her daughter-in-law.
, who co-founded the #WACOTheater
with husband #RichardLawson
, told PEOPLE she was thrilled to recognize her daughter and her humanitarian achievements among close friends. #Beyonce #TheSavageRoom #Savage