Gold grills are slowly becoming a trend of the past with everyone deciding to go the more polished route when it comes to their teeth — *ahem* Kodak Black *ahem* — but the iced-out chain still remains a hot item when it comes to celebrities flaunting style, status, luxury and, most importantly, excess CASH!
Insane bespoke jewelry designs flooded with diamonds for celebs in 2017 is synonymous to the kings and queens who wore crowns in the days of yesteryear, just with a larger price tag.
The idea of being able to afford one these unique pieces lets the world know you have “arrived.” Even though legendary jewelers like Jacob & Co. and Lorraine Schwartz still exist, celebrities, particularly hip-hop royalty, are running to the younger and innovative in demand jewelers. Ben Baller and Elliot Avianne are two of hottest jewelers in the game right now when it comes to creating fine diamond chains and pendants for famous hip-hop clients. From Migos, A$AP Rocky and others, they are designing items well over $250K. These artists are literally wearing the cost of a mansion in Atlanta around their necks. Here is a look at some of the insane jewelry rappers have purchased under this new wave so far.
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