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mother-of-pearl

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Rolls-Royce ultimate luxury interior: Silk, cherrywood and mother-of-pearl

Rolls-Royce has created Serenity, a one-of-a-kind Phantom with a made-to-order interior, hand-crafted to be the "ultimate luxury."

By March 4, 2015

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Mother-of-pearl Xbox 360: For VVIPs only

A gift from Bill Gates to the president of South Korea.

By May 23, 2008

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Online marketplace Etsy prices IPO at $16 a share

The site, which specializes in arts and crafts, raises $267 million for a valuation of $1.8 billion.

By April 15, 2015

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Etsy's shares shoot up 86 percent in first day of trading

The online arts and crafts marketplace debuts on the Nasdaq stock exchange with shares trading at up to $35 per share.

By April 16, 2015

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Tyia wearable looks just like a piece of jewelry

The Tyia wearable features a leather strap and a mother of pearl finish that flashes custom colours depending on the notification.

By January 8, 2015

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Etsy seeks to raise $100 million in IPO

The online crafts marketplace plans to use the money to develop localized services and attract new members, among other things.

By March 4, 2015

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Seashells inspire design for shatterproof glass

Researchers from Canada's McGill University develop a technique for increasing the toughness of glass so it doesn't break when dropped.

By January 30, 2014

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The vending machine that dispenses caviar

What else can the busy modern human need than a vending machine that dispenses the essentials, like caviar and truffles?

By November 25, 2012

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Lady Blanche iPhone 4 adds clocks and crystals

The $7,000 Lady Blanche iPhone 4 from Gresso goes rogue by adding three clocks, plus pockets of free-floating Swarovski crystals, to the back.

By July 16, 2011

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Rolls-Royce to show off customizations

Rolls-Royce will display a handful of commissioned Rolls-Royces a the 2010 Paris Motor Show, including a Phantom Coupe, a Phantom Drophead Coupe, and two Ghosts, which demonstrate the type of customization requests it regularly fields from its tony customer base, and we're not talking a shiny new set of rims.

By September 23, 2010