The super rich are really spending big time on bathtubs it seems. Recently, we updated you about the world’s first gemstone bathtub Le Grand Queen that was sold off for $1.74 million to an anonymous Dubai shekh. This time, Sabbia, a well known company for crafting elegant bath tubs, has launched an exclusive collection of Swarovski studded bath tubs.
The limited edition collection is adorned with 4030 hand applied Swarovski crystals. The bathtub is made of Sandstone technology, which applies mineral material to create the masterpieces. The environment-friendly technique renders a near to nature feel to the user. The collection is exclusively targeted at the females with a taste for the finer things in life. The blinged bathtubs feature dazzling crystals on the white finish base. The masterpiece is exhibited in House Shopping Park in Brasilia for the period of November 17th to 28th, followed by the exhibitions in Rio and Sao Paulo. The price of this crystal bath tub is still to be announced, but we will keep you updated as the new developments take place.
But, this Christmas is indeed a "Crystal Christmas," with the luxury shoppers in full splurging mood on everything crystals, including the luxury bathtubs. Rememeber the Diamond Bathtub by Lori Gardner made of 44,928 pink Swarovski crystal, which costs $39,000, and was gifted to the famous celebrity and mother-to-be Beyonce Knowles, recently. And, Tamara Ecclestone's crystal bathtub, designed out of a single piece of rock crystal found in the Amazonian rain forest for which the celebrity coughed-up a cool $1.5 million.
Just in case you plan to buy one, there are equally luxurious options to bling-up your bathroom with luxury bathroom fittings crafted in gold and embellished with Swarovski crystals. Happy shopping!