Would you pay $50,000 for a pair of sneakers? What if they were encrusted with diamonds? Laced Up, a boutique based in Atlanta, Georgia, has just launched a new customization service called Solitaire Kicks. Their first offering, a $50,000 pair of Nike Air Force One “So Cals,” may just be the most expensive sneakers in the world.
24 December 2007 04:24 am
Indiana: 70-year-old Paul Brant has purchased a new Dodge Ram pickup truck using more than $25,000 worth of coin. Brant had been saving his change since he paid for his last two vehicles in quarters 13 years ago.
12 December 2007 12:35 am
Huddersfield: 54-year-old Stuart McNae has had to change the ringtone on his phone five times and will probably soon have to change it a sixth time because his blue-fronted Amazon parrot has learned to mimic them.
11 December 2007 10:13 am
I believe that having a beautiful house is a dream for almost everyone in the world. It’s also true that some people prefer to have a house with unique design. A good example is like the one above.
01 December 2007 10:10 am
This is one rich cup of haute chocolate: A New York eatery is offering a US$25,000 dessert bulging with top-grade cocoa, edible gold and shavings of a luxury truffle.
01 December 2007 09:51 am
A bank teller had a million reasons to deny this transaction.
01 December 2007 09:49 am
BEIJING - A daredevil French climber nicknamed "Spiderman" scaled part of a mountain in southern China using only his bare hands, months after he was banned from the country for clambering up Shanghai's tallest building without permission.