Recently, we told you about Final Audio design’s stainless steel headphones which uses nearly 2 Pounds of steel for its unique make, now Sun & Moon Jewelry Studio has gone for an all-steel look with its iPhone Damask Edition, which is the world’s first iPhone decorated with a whole plate of Damascus steel. However, the use of Damascus steel to phones is not new, as Nokia’s luxury division Vertu has already used it in its Ascent Ti collection. Based on symbolism, bionics and numerology, the studio has created an innovative design for iPhone with the use of steel and jewels, making it an exclusive piece to appeal to the elite buyers.

iPhone Damascus Edition

iPhone Damascus Edition

Speaking of the iPhone Damask Edition, it’s a part of Sun & Moon’s special project in conjunction with Bon-Cadeau, the Russian gunsmiths. The phone is made with the use of unparalleled technology and with the precision assembly of all components as 0.05mm, same as the assembly of aircraft engine. The protective frames on the front and rear of iPhone Damask edition are specially made of Alloy composite Steel- 40H15 N14VK, the steel with hardness equal to 225 HRC and is used for manufacturing blades with high cutting properties. About the use of Damascus steel, its pattern looks beautiful, and is made with each plate of 120 to 300 layers of steel.

Damascus steel pattern.

Damascus steel pattern.

The apple logo on this iPhone Damask Edition is made of 16K gold, with an optional upgrade to 18K gold, palladium or platinum. Further, the ‘Home’ button is made from natural topaz, and buyer can also demand the upgrade with the use of alexandrite, emerald, garnet or sapphire.

'Home’ button is made from natural topaz

‘Home’ button is made from natural topaz

Besides the Damask edition, the other luxury iPhone models from Sun & Moon includes, an iPhone 4 Sun Protuberance, made with one of the most expensive woods, Blackwood. With 150 manufacturing operations boasting sophistication, the beautiful rear of this phone comes decorated with yellow and pink diamonds of 0.035 ct, creating the illusion of sky where the famous apple logo, made of 18 ct gold stands as the sun. With the central button made of citrine, the use of backlighting citrine further highlights the exceptional beauty of precious stone. The model looks pretty similar to the BlingMyThing’s “Simple is beautiful” series and it sells for $20,000.

iPhone 4 Sun Protuberance
iPhone 4 Sun Protuberance
via: BornRich