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Subject:  Hey Girls Look at THIS! Date:  1/4/2013  8:12 PM
Author:  desertdaveataol Number:  870157 of 902153

(Methinks she'll take it and him to the dry cleaners.)

Wealthy Indian spends £14,000 on a shirt made of GOLD to impress the ladies (and if nothing else it means less ironing for them!)

Shirt took a team of 15 goldsmiths two weeks to construct

Has matching cuffs and a set of rings crafted from left-over gold
It is often said that money can't buy love.

But trying telling that to a wealthy Indian man who splashed out £14,000 on a solid gold shirt in the hope it will attract female attention.

Money-lender Datta Phuge 32, from Pimpri-Chinchwad, commissioned the shirt which took a team of 15 goldsmiths two weeks to make working 16 hours a day creating and weaving the gold threads.

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