They say ‘money can’t buy you happiness.’…but it can certainly buy some very expensive things!
What : Marilyn Monroe’s ‘Happy Birthday Mr. President’ dress
Price tag : US $1,267,500
Auctioned off in 1999, this iconic dress originally cost $12, 000 and the winning bidder at auction proclaimed he would have paid double his winning bid to own it.
What : Onyx & Diamond Panther Bracelet
Price Tag : US $ 7 Million
This eye catching bracelet was sold by Sotheby’s Auction house for a eye opening price tag, making it the most expensive bracelet in the world.
What : Winston Ruby Slippers
Price Tag : Us $ 3 Million
Ronald Winston of the House of Harry Winston recreated the ruby slippers to celebrate the golden anniversary of the movie ‘The Wizard of Oz.’ Instead of sequins, Winston used real rubies, 1,350 carats of it from 4,600 pieces, and also added 50 carats of diamonds for good measure.
What : Victoria Secret Bra
Price Tag : US $ 15 Million
It was first launched at Victoria’s Secret new store opening in Broadway in December 7, 2000. Gisele Bundchen, the Brazilian Supermodel and leading fashion icon, modelled for this jewelled Red Hot Fantasy lingerie collection.
What : World’s most expensive wedding gown
Price Tag : US $ 12 Million
The most expensive wedding dress – and gown – in the world, the Diamond Wedding Gown was designed as a collaboration between Renee Strauss, owner of a highly successful bridal salon in Beverly Hills, and Martin Katz, who deals in rare jewels. Here is a close-up shot at the diamond encrusted bodice.
What : The Hermes Birkin handbag created by Ginza Tanaka
Price Tag : US $ 1.9 Million
This tiny 2000 diamond-encrusted purse was sold at the astonishing price of $1.9 million several years ago
What : Amour Amour Dog Collar
Price Tag : US $ 1.8 Million
The collar’s centerpiece is a 7-carat diamond, while the setting is made of platinum and 18-karat white gold. Crocodile leather and 52-carat diamonds make up the rest.
What : World’s most expensive suit
Price Tag : US $ 100, 000
London-based designer and entrepreneur Alexander Amosu has found a buyer for his mind-bogglingly pricey $100,000 creation – the most expensive suit in the world.
What: Levi’s 115 year old jeans
Price Tag : US $ 60, 000
These Levi Strauss & Co (USA) 501 jeans, found in an abandoned mine shaft, sold to an anonymous Japanese collector on eBay.
What: World’s most expensive shirt
Price Tag : US $ 40, 000
To celebrate their 80th anniversary, Swedish shirt-making company Eton created the world’s most expensive shirt out of the finest Egyptian cotton.