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$880,000 Dragon and Spider Phone Case by Anita Mai Tan

Dragon and Spider Phone Case 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 27 Jun 2012 7:36 pm

I wonder what it is like to own a phone case that’s way more expensive than a luxurious car, an apartment or even a pricy house. A fabled designer, the reputable Anita Mai Tan of Al-gems.com, has focused a huge number of ideas and her soul into manufacturing the Dragon and Spider phone cases. She penned them down and crafted them in such a way that they can be worn as necklaces. They don’t give away from offering the elegance and exquisiteness Anita Mai Tan has accustomed us with, having been encrusted her creations with rubies, sapphires, tsavorite, emeralds and diamonds. Taking

Furniture inspired from Swarovski crystals by Eyal Burstein

Furniture inspired from Swarovski crystals by Eyal Burstein 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 27 Jun 2012 7:29 pm

Looking for new ways to impress through innovation and design, Beta Tank, a design studio from Berlin, Germany, has come up with an interesting set of furnishing to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the Swarovski Crystal Palace. Imagined a decade ago by Nadja Swarovski, the Swarovski crystal has known lots of uses, as decorations on bottles, jewelry and even cars. It has become part and parcel of great collectable designers’ businesses all around the world, names like Toord Boontje, Zaha Hadid, Gaetano Pesce and more. The pieces of furniture we were talking about, part of the reportedly called “Beta” collection, were

One of South Florida’s most unique properties up for auction

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By Richie Rich

Posted 27 Jun 2012 7:25 pm

If you’ll ever wander through South Florida, you’ll find this gorgeous property in a fine oceanfront community called Hillsboro Shores, north of Fort Lauderdale and south of Hillsboro’s “Millionaire’s Mile”. It can be seen within the Hillsboro Inlet at the confluence between the superb Atlantic Ocean and the Intercoastal Waterway. Thanks to this majestic settlement, the residence boasts with private dockage for even large yachts and wide ocean frontage. The Inlet’s ancient lighthouse can also be seen from this wonderful home, as part of an enchanted landscape. In terms of accommodation, the house has been built on three levels, over 9,000 square

Largest Book of Photographs Sold for £330,000

Largest book of photographs ever published for sale at Bonhams

By Richie Rich

Posted 27 Jun 2012 7:19 pm

The largest book of photographs ever published has recently been sold at Bonhams’ Book, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs sale. This piece, almost resembling an atlas, was purchased for the incredible sum of £330,000 or $519,000. The final amount paid for it was actually more than 5 times bigger than the estimated price, somewhere between £50,000 and £70,000. There was quite some fuss related to this book on the occasion of the auction, as many rich entrepreneurs have bid for it. It includes 20 images of Egypt, Jerusalem and Sinai, all of them measuring a whopping 30 x 21 inches (77 x

Hard Graft’s New Grab Laptop Folio looks sweet!

Hard Graft’s Grab Laptop Folio

By Richie Rich

Posted 27 Jun 2012 7:13 pm

There’s nothing more comfortable and elegant to wear with you along your daily routine or trips than this Grab Laptop Folio, a design by the British studio Hard Graft. It comes in extremely handy and also offers a great deal of protection to your valuable stuff. The bag was manufactured by hand by a team of Italian artisans. Crafted from state of the art 100% vegetable-tanned (a procedure that may take up to 40 days, using natural ingredients) Italian leather, selected by hand and German 100% wool felt, colored in custom grey, the purse measures 35 x 25 cm inside, while its

The lovely SALA Phuket Resort and Spa in Thailand

SALA Phuket Resort Thailand 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 26 Jun 2012 3:16 am

Located just 25 minutes away from the Phuket International Airport, Sala Phuket Resort and Spa is located in a serene spot overlooking the Mai Khao beach. It’s a place of comfort and relaxation, teeming with pools and spots to chill out in one of the hottest areas in the world. What perfectly describes its location is the incredible amount of traditions and cultures mixed together in this breathtaking natural setting. Partly enhancing the resort’s beauty, three infinity pools are there to serve those in need of some chilling, one for kids, one for laps and another for those that wish to lounge

The Orsos Island is a man-made luxury ‘island’

Orsos Island 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 25 Jun 2012 2:37 am

Austrian-based firm Orsos Islands will impress everyone with their idea of the ultimate getaway, a man-made luxury “island” that looks like the most awesome pad in the world. The pad measures 121 feet by 65 feet and can accommodate up to 12 people at the same time, in a total of 6 double rooms, plus 4 staff members. Detailing the construction, the upper area of the pad includes the sun deck and sports a lavish Jacuzzi, sun beds, separate loungers and seating spots for relaxation and entertainment, plus a large open area with a sun roof to chill up. There’s also a

Luxurious Bridge House in Malibu, California, for sale

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By Richie Rich

Posted 25 Jun 2012 2:36 am

Designed to amaze you with its stunning features, in maybe the best surrounding natural setting one can dream of, this glamorous residence in Malibu, California, called the Bridge House, is placed right at the end of a gated cul-de-sac. The construction features more than 7,000 square feet of living areas, plenty to say it’s quite spacious. Having been designed by Sorensen Architects, a group from Malibu, they have successfully managed to create some sort of delimitation between the social and the private areas of the mansion, not forgetting about the needs for entertainment. In total, the residence comprises 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms,

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