Birkin Bags - One of The Most Expensive Luxury

The famous Birkin bag made by Hermes is one of the rarest, most expensive, and coveted women's accessories in the world, which is considered the Rolls Royce of expensive luxury bags. It has not always been popular. It wasn't until the 1990s that hysteria broke out.

This special bag is the favorite model of celebrities, including Kim KardashianSarah Jessica Parker, or Victoria Beckham, who apparently owns 100 Birkin bags.

Birkin luxury models are true objects of fashion cult, gaining, over time, greater notoriety than Jane Birkin, the beautiful British actress who inspired the perfect bag model, created by Hermès in 1984.
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Birkin bags cannot simply be purchased from Hermès stores, they are ordered in advance - and not by anyone, only loyal, high-budget customers, having access to order such a bag. Even these exclusive clients have to wait for a significant amount of time, sometimes years, for the delivery of this luxury bag model. Sometimes, such exclusive bags can be bought directly from auctions.

The Birkin Bag is a Symbol of Wealth, Elegance, and Exclusivity

One of the most appreciated Hermes models is the "Birkin 30", which is made of crocodile skin and is worth around 100.000 dollars.
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The prices of a Birkin crocodile or ostrich leather bag start from a minimum of 25-35,000 dollars and can reach up to 350-400 thousand dollars. For example, recently a Birkin Himalaya Crocodile Diamond model was sold at an auction in Hong Kong for $ 350,000.

Birkin bags are named based on size, color, and texture. For example, Hermes 25 Birkin Bag Togo refers to the 25 cm wide bag, made of Togo leather.

Birkin is more than a limited edition bag  - it is a work of art, a statement of luxury and good taste.

Versatile, practical, elegant, exclusive, the Birkin bags created by Hermès are always accompanied by certificates of authenticity and original boxes.

Usually, the prices of Hermes bags are more affordable in auctions, compared to their official store prices, not to mention the prices at which they circulate on the secondary market.
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Versatile, practical, elegant, exclusive, the Birkin bags created by Hermès are always accompanied by certificates of authenticity and original boxes.

Usually, the prices of Hermes bags are more affordable in auctions, compared to their official store prices, not to mention the prices at which they circulate on the secondary market. And if can't afford to buy a model, you can rent a Birkin bag for a couple of hundred dollars a week.

Interesting Facts about Birkin Bags

The original design was inspired by... the airplane sickness bag.

The Birkin model was created in 1981 by the CEO of Hermes for the artist Jane Birkin after, being on the plane near her, noticed that the soloist had dropped all her personal belongings from the bag she had then. He then offered to create a special bag for her, and the design at the time was surprisingly inspired by the classic airplane bag in which you can vomit when you feel sick.
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Birkin bag is considered a much more profitable investment than the classic stock market: 14.2% annual return in recent decades. Only gold is more profitable.

It has not always been popular. It wasn't until the 1990s that hysteria broke out.
 
An empty Birkin bag weighs 1 kilogram. It is quite a lot, considering that you add in your mobile phone, keys, and makeup products…

The exclusive luxury bag is handmade in about 48 hours.

If you love quality bags, you are definitely dreaming of a Birkin model. It costs a fortune, and everyone dreams of having this model in the wardrobe, but only a few can afford to do so.

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