Top 10 Most Expensive Handbags Ever Designed
Women seem to like purses as much as they love shoes. It’s a crucial accessory that completes the outfit and it needs to reflect quality and beauty. Yet sometimes it seems to be taken to an extreme. Have you ever wondered how much the most expensive handbag in the world costs? Find out here.
The Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond Purse.
This heart-shaped purse is made of 18kt gold and it has 4,517 diamonds. Making it took a total of 8,800 hours and it costs $3.8 million, being the most expensive purse in the world.
The Hermes Birkin.
Created by Japanese designer Ginza Tanaka, this handbag costs $1.9 million and it occupies the second place in the top most expensive purses. It’s made of platinum and it has over 2,000 diamonds.
The Diamond Forever from Chanel.
This classic handbag has 334 diamonds and features 18 carat white gold. Only 13 of them are available world white and they cost $261,000.
The Cleopatra bag.
This bag is made of metallic silver alligator skin and has 1,500 black and white diamonds in 18 carat white gold. It’s produced by Lana Marks and only one star per year is allowed to carry it. The handbag costs $250,000.
The Urban Satchel.
Created by Louis Vuitton, this handbag costs $150,000 and it’s made of all sorts of unusual objects such as cigarette packets water bottles, tea bags and band aids.
The Hermes Matte crocodile Birkin bag.
Number 6 on the list, this bag features 10 carats of white diamonds and it’s made of crocodile skin. You can own such a bag for $120,000. It’s actually quite simple and classical.
The Precious Rose.
Shaped like a rose, this lovely purse has 1,016 diamonds, 1,169 sapphires and 800 tourmalines. Only one is available in the world and its value is $92,000. This is truly a one-of-a-kind handbag.
The LV Tribute Patchwork Bag.
At a cost of $42,000, this handbag is available in Louis Vuitton stores in Europe, Asia and USA. Only twenty have been made and getting one is almost impossible.
The Gadino Bag.
Designed by Hilde Palladino, this bag is made of crocodile skin and it has 39 white diamonds placed in clasps of white gold. It costs $38,470 and it might look simple but it’s quite exquisite.
The Carolyn crocodile handbag and the Fendi Selleria bag.
The last place is occupied by two models that share the same price: $38,000. The first one is the Marc Jacobs Carolyn Crocodile Handbag made of purple crocodile skin and the second one is the Fendi Selleria Bag made with sable and chinchilla.