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  • January 8, 2016
    This is the $500,000 Gold Skull Armchair designed and sold by Harow. It has an internal steel frame, reinforced fiberglass exterior covered in 24k gold, and a black velvet seat (it also comes in a black version that I posted previously, although I don't know how much less that... / Continue →
  • January 7, 2016
    This is the $100 Golden Cristal Ube Donut available from The Manila Social Club restaurant in Brooklyn, NY. Purple yams are called ube in the Philippines, so it's a donut filled with ube mousse, champagne jelly, and covered with a glaze made from Cristal champagne and 24k gold... / Continue →
  • December 2, 2015
    Disney teamed up with Kay Jewelers (allegedly every kiss begins with K, although I've heard several stories of very special kisses that began with 'Hey Mister, You Looking For A Good Time?') to create this 4-inch BB-8 made entirely out of gold and diamonds. It took over 600 ho... / Continue →
  • November 17, 2015
    Because Japan loves Kit-Kat bars almost as much as I love dive bars, Nestle Japan is going to release a limited edition of gold-leaf covered Kit-Kats in January. The 500 bars will be sold exclusively at Nestle's Kit-Kat specialty store Chocolatory (which is a real thing that e... / Continue →
  • June 8, 2015
    COMPUTER, ENHANCE. Because some people don't care about their jobs, HTC unveiled a limited edition 24k gold HTC One M9 on Twitter yesterday with a shot of the device clearly taken with an iPhone (reflection lower right, closeup after the jump). Obviously, somebody is getting ... / Continue →
  • December 16, 2014
    This is a sampling of the dinosaur Menorahs sold by Etsy shop The Vanilla Studio. They're made from spraypainted plastic dinosaur toys, some putty, and candle holders. They cost $85 apiece though, making it far more economical to create your own. I just made one by taping a ... / Continue →
  • December 5, 2014
    This is a custom yellow gold and diamond octopus tentacle ring designed and crafted by jeweler Jason of Beverly Hills. Pretty cool, right? I've never been much of one to wear jewelry, but I would definitely make an exception for this. Or one of those split-heart BFF necklace... / Continue →
  • November 7, 2014
    This is world's smallest gold and silver chess set, crafted by jeweler Sal Knight (and available on Etsy for $1,900). It's not the world's smallest chess set overall though, because a quick Google search told me so. Still, it is the world's smallest made out of precious metal... / Continue →
  • July 16, 2014
    This is the solid gold Godzilla statue crafted by the Ginza Tanaka jewelry company to celebrate Godzilla's 60th birthday. Did you get him anything? I got him A NUKE TO THE FACE. The statue stands 24-centemeters (~10-inches) tall and weighs 15-kilograms (~33-pounds). You can... / Continue →
  • June 23, 2014
    This is a list of the sixteen most expensive substances in the world (above, LSD). Is it accurate? No clue, do I look like a fact-checker to you? I still believe in f***ing chemtrails. I'm joking, and I judge anybody who does. # 16 - Saffron - $11/gram # 15 - Gold - $56... / Continue →