The average person can afford to spend a few hundred or thousands of dollars on important things from time to time, but it seems that some celebrities are taking splurging to the next level. Their fees are so big that they can buy the most ordinary things with a huge price tag. In some cases, celebs want to show off their wealth, although some purchased items look really weird. What would you do if you had an unlimited stream of income? If you want to know about the craziest celebrity shopping experience, here are 9 of the most expensive things they can afford.
Mike Tyson bought a gold bathtub
For a gift to his first wife, the legendary boxer chose a custom-made gold bathtub with a price tag of over $2 million. It was at the height of Tyson’s career when he became famous not only for his talent but also for his lavish lifestyle.
Paris Hilton bought a dog mansion
The heiress of luxury hotels has always demonstrated her luxurious life. Her dogs live in luxury apartments, and a few years ago, they got their mansion for which Paris Hilton paid about $330,000. It has several floors and bedrooms for each of the star dogs.
Bill Gates bought the journal of Leonardo Da Vinci
This is not surprising: one genius wanted to study the experience of another genius. In 1991, the head of Microsoft Corporation bought Codex Leicester, a surviving journal, in which Leonardo Da Vinci left his notes and ideas. The deal cost $30 million and is still the record for any book ever bought. Bill Gates then made these recordings freely available for purchase for $20-30.
Nicholas Cage bought a haunted mansion
Instead of buying ordinary real estate, the famous actor decided to buy a mansion that would bring excellent income. So, Nicholas Cage spent $3.5 million to buy LaLaurie Mansion in New Orleans, which belonged to a serial killer. It is a popular tourist destination nowadays.
Steve Cohen bought one of the most expensive paintings
After spending over $137 million, Steve Cohen allowed himself to buy one of the most expensive paintings in history. Willem de Kooning S Woman III always attracts the attention of the public, which is why the price of the painting has risen so high.
Celine Dion bought a humidifier
At first glance, this purchase has nothing strange because probably many of us have such a thing at home. Performing in one of the most luxurious hotels in Vegas, Celine Dion had a clause to buy a $2 million humidifier in her contract. It was supposed to dampen the singer’s voice from the heat.
Lady Gaga bought a ghost detector
Maybe she had a bad experience? Or she is looking forward to seeing ghosts? Either way, the flamboyant singer spent at least $50K buying a ghost detector. Lady Gaga uses this item wherever she is.
Madonna bought blessed Kabbalah water every month
The Kabbalah Center in LA attracts many celebrities. It is a popular religious center that preaches Judaism, and in 2008, in one of the interviews, Madonna said that she used to buy blessed Kabbalah water for her family. It cost her roughly $10,000 every month.
Victoria Beckham bought an exclusive iPhone
Victoria Beckham once spent $33,000 on an exclusive iPhone. The design of the device with 150 grams of 24-karat gold was developed by the renowned Stuart Hughes. Some sources say Victoria received it as a gift from her husband David Beckham.