Hissing Snake guards a pair of blinged shoes at Harrods


Talk about being the talk-of-the-town! As repeatedly said, the best way to garner some publicity is to add shock-value and everyone’s going to be talking about you till kingdom-come. Lending the security a helping hand or should we say hiss…is an Egyptian cobra. It had been brought in to guard a 62,000 pound ( $120,000) pair of ruby- sapphire- and diamond-encrusted Rene Caovilla sandals at Harrods. A spokeswoman for Harrods admitted that the cobra had been hired strictly for Monday’ s launch of the shoe collection, “The snake has now been returned to its owner,” she said.


All those scared of creepy crawlies can safely return to shopping at Harrods again.
Source