Bags have always been women’s obsession and were an accessory that couldn’t miss from a lady’s outfit. Most women wear bags because they are functional and help them carry all their necessary items in one place but there are women who see their bag as a piece of jewelry and they spend fortunes on the most stylish and extravagant models. For those of you who love bags, here are the most expensive bags ever designed that adorned women’s wardrobe over time.
Hermes Birkin Bag by Ginza Tanaka, price tag $1.9 million
This bag is a unique work of art designed by the famous bag brand Hermes and the Japanese designer Ginza Tanaka. It’s made of platinum, which is precious as it is, and it has been encrusted with 2,000 diamonds. The sling is also decorated with diamonds and can be removed and worn as a bracelet or a necklace. The centerpiece is the 8-karat pear-shaped diamond on the front that can be also worn as a brooch so you will have many jewelry pieces in one.
Chanel “Diamond Forever” Handbag, price tag $261,000
This is a Chanel classic bag at first glance but once you get to see what it’s made of, you will realize why it costs so much. The stylish purse is made of natural crocodile leather and the front Chanel brand is adorned with 334 diamonds while the shoulder strap is made of the finest white gold. The bag was a limited edition and only 13 of them were made in the entire world.
Lana Marks Cleopatra Bag, price tag $250,000
The famous bag designer Lana Marks has accustomed her clients with exclusive bags and the Cleopatra is one model that is produced once a year, always in a different style and color. This particular item is made of croc leather in a metallic silver hue and the 18-karat gold clasp in covered in 1,500 black and white diamonds, hence, the outrageous price.
Hermes Matte Crocodile Birkin Bag, price tag $120,000
Fashionistas all over the world are used to the elegant and sophisticated bags designed by Hermes but this one is la crème de la crème. It is made entirely of alligator skin and the white gold buckle is encrusted with diamonds that are worth 10 carats. The name Birkin was given as an homage to the popular British actor and singer Jane Birkin. The bag is also available for $5,000 but in a lower grade.
Judith Leiber Precious Rose Bag, price tag $92,000
This bag is handmade by the Hungarian designer Judith Leiber and it comes in a delicate and precious shape of a rose. The bag is completely covered in precious stones including 1,016 diamonds, 800 tourmalines, and 1,196 sapphires. There was only one bag made and it was sold before it was even unveiled.