And you thought the SSD upgrade for the MacBook Air was expensive

Thinking of buying a MacBook Air, but don’t think it’s going to make enough of an impression as is? Feeling like trading that subtle design for a design that belongs on a Victorian-era fainting couch? This is the deal for you – as long as you have a spare 40 large lying around.

Bling My Thing has encrusted an Air with gilt Swarovski crystals and is selling it for $40,000 — I’m sure Puff Daddy is scraping together a few things to pawn to get this beauty. Too bad it they couldn’t encrust it with optical drives.

MacBook Air gets a dazzling $37,000 makeover
[Yahoo! News, via Born Rich, via Pocket Lint]