From $5,000 iPhones to $77,880 Chess Sets

By: Michael Hemsworth - Published: Nov 16, 2012
These golden gadgets are definitely some of the most opulent items that can be purchased from around the world and they carry a hefty price tag to prove it.

There are now several companies all around the world, including Gold & Co., that make big business from transforming everyday items into luxury goods by replacing the standard materials with gold and jewels. Mobile phones and tablet PCs are some of the most coveted and carry high price tags that aren't being dismissed by consumers; clientele from all over the world are snatching up the creations to add extra glam to the everyday. From $5,000 iPhones to golden chess sets that are over $75,000, the market for golden products is expanding at an exponential rate with consumers getting a taste for luxurious