June 17, 2010
Most Expensive Diamond Tattoo
- jeweler Yair Shimansky sets world record
CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- South African
jeweler Yair Shimansky has come up with a temporary
tattoo made completely out of 612 half-carat diamonds which
the nifty price tag of $924,000 and sets the world record
for the Most
Expensive Diamond Tattoo.
Photo: The world’s
most expensive diamond tattoo is valued at 7.2 million
South African rands, or around 924,000 US dollars, and the
luxury jeweler has considered making similar tattoos available
at any of their eight South African or four international
The jeweler introduced the ornate
floral diamond design on brand model Minki van der Westhuizen
- who spent more than eight hours having the 612 diamonds
encrusted on her skin using a special water-based adhesive.
Expensive Diamond Tattoo in
The World is temporary only.
Most Expensive Diamond Tattoo follows another endeavor
by Shimansky, created especially for the on going World Cup
games - a 3,500 carats diamond-studded football.
Other A-list clients include: Charlize Theron,
Bill Clinton, Christina Aguilera, Lee Ryan, and many more.
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