Go Fast With a Diamond and Gold Hot Wheels Toy Car
Posted on: 5th June 2013 By Anita

If a company sells an iconic product and happens to produce the 4 billionth example of the product during the company's 40th anniversary year of that product, what should the company do? Well, toy maker Mattel decided to commission a gold and diamond crusted Hot Wheels toy car for the special event. If you do…

Luxury Hotel Giving out Gold Plated iPads
Posted on: 22nd May 2013 By Anita

It seems that every week a gold-plated Apple iPhone or iPad hits the market and the news, ready for the person who has it all to plunk down $5,000 to $10,000 to buy one. Of course, it is important to check your messages or Facebook updates in 24k gold style! Now ABC News has reported…

Trends Out of This Year’s Milan Design Week
Posted on: 17th May 2013 By Anita

This year's Milan Design Week took place April 9-14 and London based interior design company YourStudio put together a list of current hot trends in the design world. Fat Shapes are In: The trendy design in furniture is well filled out "fat" shapes. Look for extra volume or even puffiness to follow this fashion trend.…

Set Yourself Apart With a Gold or Diamond Studded Smartphone
Posted on: 16th May 2013 By Anita

Taking everyday items and blinging them up with the addition of precious metals and jewels seems to be a growing trend. This week an article on the tech-focused Wired website highlights the products of a company that gives you a pretty wide choice of set-yourself-apart-from-the-crowd personal electronic devices. An U.K. based company called Amosu Couture…

Standout With a Gold Tattoo – Don’t Worry, It’s Temporary
Posted on: 9th May 2013 By Anita

Are you looking for something a little different than the usual jewellery for that next special occasion? Consider a gold flake tattoo. You can pick up a temporary tattoo that will give you the look of an inked up – gold ink – movie star. Late last year Christian Dior introduced a line of temporary…

When Is Mother’s Day?
Posted on: 3rd May 2013 By Anita

Mother's Day is approaching and for much of the world, the day of moms is the second Sunday in May, falling on the 12th of May this year. However, there are quite a few places that celebrate Mother's Day on another day the year. We will skip those that have already passed for 2013 and…

Decadent Gold Items – For the Person Who Has More Than Everything
Posted on: 24th April 2013 By Anita

Gold is great for jewellery, on your watch, or even possibly as a case for your iPhone. But there has to be a limit somewhere what should be made out of gold. It can be fun to see what type of everyday items one can find, except that they are made of gold. First up…

Gold Watch Has Wings, But Can It Fly?
Posted on: 17th April 2013 By Anita

The Emile Chouriet Gold Wings watch uses its wings to take luxury on the wrist to another level. Swiss timepiece manufacturer Emile Chouriet produces a distinctive, high luxury watch or two each year and the Gold Wings model from 2009 is quite literally dripping with gold and diamonds. The wings in the Gold Wings name…

Pyramid Home is Largest Gold Plated Object in North America
Posted on: 11th April 2013 By Anita

Located an hour north of Chicago in the town of Wadsworth, Illinois, a golden pyramid shaped home owned by Jim and Linda Onan is a monument to the couples fascination of all things ancient Egyptian as well as showing what can be done with a very large amount of 24 carat gold foil. The five…

Would You Pay $25 million, or even $3 million For a Watch?
Posted on: 10th April 2013 By Anita

While a new – or even used – Rolex watch can set you back $10,000 or even $$20,000 plus, for those to whom price is no object the prices on the most expensive watches are measured in millions of dollars. These ultra-expensive watches range from vintage collector's pieces to what looks like a jewellery store…