GOING FOR A THONG THIS pounds 25k G-STRING.Byline: JACK MATHIESON
A SECURITY guard keeps a close eye on Britain's most expensive G-string worth pounds 25,000.
Edinburgh's Princes Street was brought to a standstill as crowds gathered to get a peek at the unique diamond-studded undies at Jenners department store yesterday.
But prospective owners will nothave to splash out splash out
to spend a lot of money on a treat or luxury: she planned to splash out on a good holiday pounds 25,000 to buy the saucyunderwear. Customers who buy Gossard's limited edition Jewel GString featuring Swarovski crystal and selling for pounds 20 will get a special number which gives them the chance to win the diamond-encrusted thong.
The G-string, made by a London jeweller for lingerie firm Gossard, isset in 18-carat gold with 42 diamonds. Gossard's Jill Perks perk 1
v. perked, perk·ing, perks
1. To stick up or jut out: dogs' ears that perk.
2. To carry oneself in a lively and jaunty manner. said: ``This is theultimatebling string. Wewerekeen to do something for New Year which would capture people's imagination.''
Security man Alex MacDonald Alexander MacDonald (born March 17, 1948 in Glasgow) is a former Scottish professional footballer who played for St. Johnstone, Rangers and Hearts.
MacDonald started his career with St. Johnstone but was snapped up by Rangers in November 1968 for £50,000. , who had the job of guarding the thong worn by French model Sybille Gerbhardt, was happy enough. He said: ``It sure beats chasing shoplifters.''