'Unique Records'

Most Expensive Dress

Posted by admin 02 Dec 2013 Comments Off
Most Expensive Dress

World Record of ‘Most Expensive Dress’ has been achieved by designer Debbie Wingham from Britain.

The world’s most expensive dress ‘abaya’ (a Muslim robe-like dress) encrusted with 2000 stones worth $17.6 million.

Typing Most Numbers in Words

Posted by admin 26 Nov 2013 Comments Off
Typing Most Numbers in Words

World Record of ‘typing most numbers in words’ has been achieved by Les Stewart from Mudjimba, Australia.

Mr. Stewart typed all numbers from one (1) to one million (1000000) – in words (not numbers) on his manual typing machine. He used seven manual typewriters and 1000 ink ribbons for typing 19,890 pages during 16 years and seven months.

Longest Open Mural Art Gallery

Posted by admin 23 Oct 2013 Comments Off
Longest Open Mural Art Gallery

The World Record of ‘Longest Open Mural Art Gallery’ has been achieved by Purkhauti Muktangan developed by Department of Culture and Tourism, Government of Chhattisgarh from Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India.

As on Sept 28, 2013; this longest open mural art gallery has length of 8571 (Eight Thousand Five Hundred Seventy One) square feet with hundreds of mural paintings on the outer wall of Purkhauti Muktangan campus depicting the mythological stories of India and tribal of Chhattisgarh.

Floating Cloud in a Transparent Room

Posted by admin 31 Aug 2013 Comments Off
Floating Cloud in a Transparent Room

World Record of creating Floating Cloud in a Transparent Room has been achieved by architects Tetsuo Kondo in partnership with climate engineers Transsolar from Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Japan.

Cloudscapes; an experiment in creating new types of architectural space located at the Sunken Garden museum; visitors could climb into the cloud container. Visitors could climb through the cloud using the stairs in the room to make them feel as if they’re high above in the sky.

Restaurant Serving Most Extensive Water Menu

Posted by admin 19 Aug 2013 Comments Off
Restaurant Serving Most Extensive Water Menu

World Record of ‘serving most extensive water menu’ has been achieved by Ray’s and Stark Bar run by Patina Group’s restaurant from Los Angeles, USA.

The menu presented by Ray’s & Stark Bar is a 45-page booklet with 20-item water list that features descriptions of each water varietal, including information on origin, mineral content, and tasting notes. Water menu attributes an entire page for each varietal that is complete with tasting notes, mineral content, bottle price and photos.

Largest Sea Vessel

Posted by admin 08 Aug 2013 Comments Off
Largest Sea Vessel

The World Record of the ‘largest sea vessel’ in the world has been achieved by the container ship Eugen Mærsk of Maersk Line from Denmark.

Maersk Line is the container division of A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, Denmark. It is the lead ship of a fleet of eight ships of the Mærsk E-class container ships. The newest of this ship series was launched in 2013. The total length of this ship is 399 meters (1,309 ft) in and a cargo capacity of 18,270 TEU containers. The length of the beam of the above mentioned ship is 183 feet (56 m) and the dead-weight tonnage is 156,907. The ship has a maximum speed of 23 knots and the total crew in routine operations is 19.

Longest Hug by a Pair

Posted by admin 07 Aug 2013 Comments Off
Longest Hug by a Pair

The World Record of ‘longest hug by a pair’ has been achieved by Ron O’Neil and Theresa Kerr from Ontario, Canada.

On 13th June 2010; in an event at Centennial Park in Ontario to generate funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF) this record was attempted. The total duration of the act of hugging each other was a continuous 24 hours, 33 minutes. Both Ron and Theresa are diabetes prevention and cure activists and are working hard to raise funds for research and treatment of this disease.

Fastest Car

Posted by admin 17 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Fastest Car

The world record for being ‘fastest car’ has been achieved by the Bugatti Veyron.

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super sports car is the fastest street legal car in the world. As on set on April 6, 2013, the maximum speed which has been delivered by the Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse was 408.84 km/h (254.04 mph). The Super Sport version of this can go upto the top speed of 431.072 km/h (267.856 mph).

Most Expensive t-Shirt

Posted by admin 17 Jun 2013 Comments Off
Most Expensive t-Shirt

The world record of ‘most expensive t-shirt’ ever sold in the world has been achieved by Hermes from France.

This French Brand is known for its luxury designs. The t-shirt was on sale at the company’s store at Madison Avenue in New York. The cost for this t-shirt was kept at an astounding 91,500 US$. This t-shirt is made of the skin of crocodile and is black in color. This t-shirt is featured as Chiffon Crocodile Shirt Line.

Biggest Car Tower

Posted by admin 15 May 2013 Comments Off
Biggest Car Tower

The World Record of Biggest Car Tower has been achieved by Wuhan Culture Creation Industrial Park, Hubei, China.
13 discarded Car of various colors are kept one on other to create 10 meter high art work named Regeneration 2013.