An Israeli woman mistakenly threw out a mattress she said had almost $1 million inside, setting off a frantic search through tons of garbage at a number of landfill sites on Wednesday. The woman told The Associated Press that she bought her elderly mother a new mattress as a surprise present on Monday â€” and [...]
The idea of driving a $1.4 million dollar sports car is nothing but a fleeting fantasy for most of us. The Bugatti Veyron availability alone could make it difficult for you to get your hands on one, even if you have the means otherwise. A company in the UK called Holders Vehicle Contracts wants to [...]
A Pablo Picasso sketchbook worth several million dollars has been stolen from a museum in Paris. There is no sign of a break-in at the Picasso Museum in the Marais area of the city, yet the red notebook containing 33 pencil drawings disappeared on Monday night, police said. The sketchbook has been valued at $9.8 [...]
In anticipation of this year’s cricket season, the British fashion designer Paul smith has endowed the cricket ball with his trademark multicolour stripes. The ball has 100% natural cork innards and is wrapped with premium leather. Each finished with his rabbit icon embossed in gold and presented in its own gift box. Buy it at [...]
Modeled by actress Alicia Witt at Christieâ€™s in London, Chapeau dâ€™Amourâ€”the â€œhat of loveâ€â€”was created by celebrity couture designer Louis Mariette in 2004. Made of woven platinum and covered in stunning diamonds, the hat was inspired by ivy and bluebells. Valued at $2.7 million, The Chapeau dâ€˜Amour, is currently the most expensive hat ever created.
China will overtake Italy as the second-biggest market behind the United States for iconic sportscar maker Lamborghini within three to five years, the group’s chief executive said on Wednesday. The Chinese associate luxury more with chauffeur-driven cars than sports cars because of bad road conditions, traffic congestion and driving standards, Stephan Winkelmann told the Reuters [...]