Want a 24k gold Mac? You can have one for $11,000-plus

Want a gold iMac or MacBook? London’s gold craftsmen Goldgenie will embellish your Apple all-in-one in or laptop in pure 24k Gold with pricing starting at “only” £8,000 (about US$11,430).

The folks at Goldgenie are currently working on an order of 50 Mac units due to arrive in February and which will take center stage in a web developers’ office being built in China, according to Laban Roomes. Previous customers include  Victoria Beckham, Chris Brown, P Diddy, Trey Songz, Tyrese Gibson, Helen Mirren, Kate Moss and Simon Cowell. 

In addition to “gold-ing” Apple products, Goldgenie has also gold-plated quirkier items such as golf clubs and a racing bike to meet the demands of its customer base in London, Dubai and Asia.