$1650 Gold Backpack
There’s not much to say here except people can use Lelo Yva’s 18 karat gold gadget as the glittering light at the end of the tunnel. Pay $2580 for a jolly good time.
Gold Nike Dunks
New York based artist, Ken Courtney founder of “Ju$t Another Rich Kid” is truly blurring the line between luxurious and ridiculous with his 24 karat gold size 10 Nike high-top dunks he entitled ‘Indulgences No. 5 / Nike High Dunk’. The price is a jaw dropping $5,405.
Nokia C3-01 Gold Edition
Nokia has dipped it in 18 carat gold. No kidding. Well, plated anyway. This is supposedly for Eastern European and Middle Eastern markets. One thing it has sneaked on though is a 1GHz processor.
Tobias Wong and Ju$t Another Rich Kid created the "Gold Pill", dipped in gold and filled with 24-karat gold leaf. You're supposed to eat it "to increase your self-worth." That would be funny if it didn't cost $425 for the joke.
Tata Goldplus Nano
It's a one-off version of India's people's car encased in 80 kilos of 22-karat gold, 15 kilos of sliver and 10,000 semi-precious and precious stones: rubies, pearls ... you get the picture. A regular Nano costs about US$3,000, or just under Rs 150,000. This baby, at $1,819 per troy ounce, more like US$4.68m, making it one of the most expensive cars ever displayed. The bejeweled car will be on the road for the next six months as the company displays it in the towns where it operates.
Crystal Rock Studio Headphones
A wonderfully made pair of studio headphones that have been dipped in gold. These ‘phones are equipped with Beats Studio high definition powered isolation and is equipped with the monster cable, which is 1.3 meters long and can be easily fit in any phone like iPhone, Blackberry and those elusive those Android phones. All of that splendorous, golden sound will set you back around $2,500.
Aurélie Bidermann Lace Cuff
Aurélie Bidermann has created this standout cuff by dipping vintage lace in 18-karat gold. Slip on this handmade piece to add a touch of luxe to city outfits.
Gold-plated Nintendo Wii
Presented to the Queen by THQ in a publicity stunt to promote the release of the Big Family Games Wii software title, this gold plated Nintendo Wii, was delivered to Buckingham Palace with the aforementioned game.
$1.2 million Outfits Woven with Gold Coins
Equipped with almost 1,500 Austrian gold coins, the coins-embedded within a full-length dress weighing 10 kg and two jackets weighing up to 21 kg were prized at more than $1.2 million. The calculated sum of the coins embedded on to the dress obliges the dress with a price tag of $233,000 (26,900,000) and jacket would fetch $574,000 (66 million yen), if ever eyes auction.
A $108,000 Golden Bra
Launched by Korea's Golden Zone at a fashion show in Seoul, this brassiere costs more than a million (1.89 million), decorated with encrusted diamonds and loops of liquid gold.
Golden KeyboardWazakura Corp has released a golden keyboard. The keyboard, in the Japanese layout, is covered by a 99.99% pure gold leaf. The keyboard features a USB hub with two ports.While it might look expensive, you can actually get one for only 28.875 Yen, about US$271.
Originally created in Japan, the notorious gold facial applies a thin layer of 24 karat gold to the client’s face. The grandiose spa treatment is said to firm the skin and reduce wrinkles as well as sun spots for a pricey $500.
It is a 14-karat gold plated Chinese coffin, currently at a display in Kuala Lumpur. This Chinese funerary box is worth half a million that is currently on display at the National Museum in Kuala Lumpur. With silk lining, it has some special features such as a locking and ventilation system for those who wish to experience it real time. If you missed the funeral ceremony of MJ, it’s a good opportunity to check this out.