This Unmade Bed Is Worth $2 Million

Here's a very legitimate excuse to put off cleaning your bedroom. Empty vodka bottles, cigarette butts and stained sheets are included.

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British fine artist Tracey Emin's highly renowned 1998 work of art, My Bed, will be up for auction next month and art collectors are willing to pay a pretty hefty price to take it home.

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The incredibly personal ready-made comes with condoms, slippers, stuffed animals and used underwear.

The bed which is described by the artist as "half like a crime scene but half like a diary" was the artist's actual bed where she endured a particularly emotional nervous breakdown.

And yet when I spill coffee on my IKEA mattress it is deemed "worthless"!