Cupcakes Gourmet Unveils Sparkling Red Velvet CupcakeTopped with a Diamond Ring

With the splurges of the Valentine’s Day being meted out in the recent past few weeks, why would gourmet food be left out? Cupcakes Gourmet, a Philadelphia’s couture cupcake shop, is now offering its popular Red Velvet Cupcake with a sparkling addition – a $55,000 engagement ring from Warwick Jewelers. The delectable sparkling cupcake is available to special-order year round for guests who plan on popping the question or simply gift to his significant other.
Cupcakes Gourmet's Sparkling Red Velvet Cupcake Topped with a 8-carat Diamond Ring 

Cupcakes Gourmet's Sparkling Red Velvet Cupcake Topped with a 8-carat Diamond Ring

The special design of the sweetish sees the use of velvet on the base, upon which a cream top sits housing the 8-carat diamond ring selected by the client. The jeweler partnering with gourmet bakery, Warwick Jewelers, has committed to offering a 15% savings on selected engagement rings that will be sold through this special Cupcakes Gourmet offer. Once the order for the ring is supposed to be decided upon, the customer has to visit any one of the Cupcake Gourmet outlets 3 days in advance to select the design, with the suggestions from the jeweler. When the selection is complete, the ring will created according to specifications, and the bejeweled cupcake will be presented at the opportune moment during the dinner at one of the outlets of the bakery, where the questions awaits to be forward. Sweetening the deal further still, if you’re the first person to buy a sparkling red velvet cupcake, you’ll also receive free cupcakes at your wedding from the shop. So if you are stuck for a Valentines day idea, go sell your house and buy a cupcake, and Cupcakes Gourment can hook you up.

Porsche Design P’9981 Blackberry by Alexander Amosu

Just about a month ago we wrote about
Porsche Design P’9981 Blackberry smartphone which put across a beautiful marriage between style, design and functionality. Now, the modern luxury smartphone is offered by Amosu with a limited-edition title and a price tag of £2,000 (around $3,150).
Porsche Design P'9981 Blackberry 

Porsche Design P'9981 Blackberry

Crafted out of stainless steel and leather, the handsets are available in English as well as in Arabic writing. The expected arrival dates will be somewhere in late January. However Amosu is offering limited edition run of only five of them just before Christmas, exclusively to their customers. Also as expected of British jeweler, a customized gold version of Porsche Design P’9981 will be released by in January. [Luxury Launches]

Faberge Soccer Tribute Eggs up for Auction

Faberge Soccer Tribute Eggs Faberge Soccer Tribute Eggs Two Faberge Eggs created to honor two soccer players, Celtic legend Jimmy Johnstone and Manchester United’s George Best are being auctioned off by McTear’sAuctioneers in Glasgow, Scotland. The eggs, which have a silver and gold figure of each of the players inside, could fetch between £20,000 ($32,500) and £25,000 ($40,500) each, auctioneers estimate. Crafted in enameled the eggs are accented with silver and gold. You can open the egg to find a silver and gold figurine of the players inside. The eggs also spot the official crest used by teams in the year 1986. The eggs were created by Sarah Faberge, the great grandaughter of Russian Imperial Jeweler Carl Faberge and go up for sale on March 3.

Piaget The Emperador Coussin Tourbillon Ultra-Thin – The World’s Thinnest Watch

Piaget The Emperador Coussin Tourbillon Ultra-Thin Automatic Watch Piaget The Emperador Coussin Tourbillon Ultra-Thin Automatic Watch The Salon Internationale de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is the world’s largest and most prestigious watch show. The Salon will take place, from January 17th to 21st in Geneva, Switzerland. The show will see nineteen of the world’s greatest luxury brands unveil their newest watches. It is perhaps the biggest event for the watch industry and the luxury brands are geared up to present their best and the latest at the show. In advance of SIHH 2011, Swiss watchmaker and jeweler Piaget has released new automatic watch, Piaget Emperador Coussin Tourbillon Ultra-Thin, which combines three years of research and development work and currently holds the title of the thinnest self-winding timepiece with a tourbillon escapement.

Alexander Amosu Unveil iPhone 4 Diamond Spider Edition

Amosu iPhone 4 Diamond Spider Amosu iPhone 4 Diamond Spider The iPhone 4 is an exquisite gadget indeed, but with its sales surpassing 20 million units it takes extra effort to get noticed when carrying one. Fortunately the famous British jeweler Alexander Amosu will give you the chance with its limited edition iPhone 4 Diamond Spider Edition. The luxurious handset comes festooned with 846 VVS1 F color diamonds totaling 5.66 carats with a choice of any color. The Diamond Spider also comes with a special golden number of your choice, for example 07XXX 111111. They will let you choose a unique number, such as your birth date, shirt number, business number or a special number.

Limited Edition Hand-wound Cartier Calibre de Cartier Astrotourbillon Watch

Cartier Calibre de Cartier Astrotourbillon Watch Cartier Calibre de Cartier Astrotourbillon Watch At the upcoming Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH 2011), French jeweler Cartier is going to present a whole bunch of interesting timepieces. The new Calibre de Cartier Astrotourbillon Calibre 9451 MC limited edition hand-wound watch is one of them. After the five years of careful planning and precise development, Cartier presented its new masterpiece produced in a limited edition of only 100 individually numbered pieces. Well, to be more precise this one is not a completely new watch. Rather, it is the same Rotonde de Cartier Astrotourbillon timekeeper that was presented in the beginning of the year at SIHH 2010 show. However this time its Calibre 9451 MC manual-winding movement is installed into a 47 mm Calibre de Cartier case made of titanium. It sports a rather unusual tourbillon complication with its carriage positioned above the movement and between two plains of the three-dimensional dial, while most traditional tourbillon movements usually keep the component firmly integrated into their structure.

Crystograph iPad and iPahone 4 Ice Edition with Swarovski Crystal

Crystograph iPad and iPahone 4 Ice Edition Crystograph iPad and iPahone 4 Ice Edition Korea based Crystograph has shocked the international market many times by its remarkable luxury products, and now its in mood to do same as previous because now this famous jeweler is with two luxury dazzling products widely used all over the world and these are Ice Edition iPad and iPhone 4 jeweled with Swarovski crystals. Their latest offering is a VVIP special Jeweled iPad Ice Edition that has been done up with 12,000 of fine Swarovski crystals and a stunning iPhone 4 Ice Edition with 2,700 on the detachable slide case. Designed by renowned Korean designer Petria Kwon, the iPad is available in crystal or black diamond versions, whereas the iPad comes set in crystal moonlight.

Rare Pink Diamond Sells for Record $46 Million at Sotheby’s

Rare Pink Diamond Sells for Record $46 Million at Sotheby’s Rare Pink Diamond Sells for Record $46 Million at Sotheby’s GENEVA (AP) — A rare pink diamond smashed the world record for a jewel at auction Tuesday, selling for more than $46 million to a well-known gem dealer. London jeweler Laurence Graff paid $46,158,674, for the 24.78-carat fancy intense pink diamond, which he immediately named The Graff Pink. “It is the most fabulous diamond I’ve seen in the history of my career and I’m delighted to have bought it,” Graff said in a statement released by auction house Sotheby’s, which offered the stone at its Geneva sale. The sale price was almost double the $24.3 million achieved by the blue 35.56-carat Wittelsbach-Graff diamond in 2008. That was also bought by Graff.

Swarovski Studded Nesmuk Cooking Knifes – The World’s Finest Chef’s Knife

Swarovski Studded Nesmuk Cooking Knifes Nesmuk’s Chef Knife is an example of what exactly happens when a jeweler and a blade-smith get together to put their heads for something creative. In this case, it is Swarovski that the classy knife making firm has tied up with. Nesmuk chef knife has 647 Swarovski Elements crystals on the handle, blue sapphire crystals that add a dash to the handle curve. Its blade has 400 layers of Damascus cocktail and a cutting position of the finest carbon steel.