Women all over the globe love to carry designer, expensive and stylish handbags on different occasions. But the rich and lucky ones are among the fortunate people to own the branded ones. You will never find a women saying that “I have enough bags, I do not need any more.” This is one accessory which women own in plenty and still look for more!
Today, fashion handbags are available in a wide spectrum of colors, designs and brands. Women of all age groups are seen carrying stylish and trending handbags on various events. Markets are flooded with luxury handbags from all over the world. Most of them are made of best quality material and offer enough space to store essentials, while still looking trendy. Some of the handbags are extremely popular with celebrities and stars around the world. The celebrities love to carry them to parties and add lot of value to the brand. Many luxury handbag brands make exquisite pieces of these bags, on request or for the red carpet events.
Those who don’t want to carry a handbag can choose attractive clutches, wallets, tote bags or sling bags. Options are plenty and choices are unlimited.
Still confused about which handbag to buy? Read on to know about the top 10 most expensive handbags:
- Chanel is one of the topmost brands loved by celebrities and movie stars from all over the world. One can spot celebrities carrying these expensive and designer handbags on various occasions.
- Coco Chanel launched her first handbag in 1929.
- The range of luxury handbags comes in different colour leather/fabric combinations, metal and interwoven leather straps.
- Fendi is one of the top Italian Luxury Fashion brand available in the market.
- This luxury Italian fashion house was established in 1925 by Edoardo and Adele Fendi and is best known for its “baguette” or B handbags.
- They have a huge collection of handbags available in black crocodile, white lambskin and a variety of other designs. They roughly cost around $28,000 each.
- The famous Birkin bag is a personal and one of the most expensive accessories by Hermes.
- This famous bag is handmade in leather and named after actress and singer Jane Birkin.
- The entire range of bags is made of exotic leather and skins and costs approximately between US$11,900 to $300,000.
- These exquisite bags are considered a symbol of wealth due to its high price and use by celebrities.
- Famous celebrity like Victoria Beckham owns over 100 of them.
- Another creation known as Matte Crocodile Biking Bag is regarded as one of the best and most expensive handbag from this brand.
4. Hilde Palladino
- The entire collection of splendid designer handbags is created by a Norwegian Designer, Hilde Palladino.
- Hilde Palladino debuted in 2001 and has already made her mark among the top few luxury brands for bags.
- Known for superior quality leather and skin, these bags are now regularly listed among the most expensive bags in the world and are available in all high-end stores like Harvey Nichols and Bergdorf Goodman.
- The famous Gadino Bag, made from white crocodile skin has 39 diamonds. It is listed amongst the top most expensive bags.
5. Lana Marks
- Lana. J Marks, the CEO of Lana Marks uses Alligator, Crocodile, Ostrich, and Lizard skins to make her handbags unique.
- The brand has about 150 styles in 100 color variants.
- Well known celebrities like Angelina Jolie, Charlize Theron , Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore, Kate Winslet, , Helen Miren, Jennifer Anniston and Elizabeth Taylor have been carrying some of the most expensive handbag of this brand.
- Famous Hollywood celebrity Charlize Theron walked the red carpet with a $100,000 Cleopatra clutch of Lana Marks. The bag was one of the most talked about accessory since it was made by 5 European artisans who showed their craft by carefully 1500 fully faceted and cut black and white diamonds set in 18 carat white gold.
6. Louis Vuitton
- Louis Vuitton, the famous French house of fashion, has been a symbol of class and elegance for over two centuries.
- The entire range of bags from Louis Vuitton has marked its presence amongst the A-listers.
- The brand launched a unique waterproof bag, Raindrop Besace worth $2,000, as a part of their collection.
- One of the most expensive bags in the world, New Age Traveler, a unique backpack with lots of phone cables launched under the banner costs approximately $26,000.
7. Marc Jacobs
- After successfully serving Louis Vuitton for some time, Marc Jacobs started his own line of fashion accessories and marked his presence among the top most fashion designers in the world.
- His fashion business spread rapidly with over 200 retail stores in 80 countries worldwide.
- The exclusively handcrafted, Carolyn Crocodile handbag, costing $50,000 was made by purple crocodile skin. This is one of the most popular accessories launched so far.
- Another creation, The Delray, an impressive pink leather bag with gold hardware costing $2,000 is another popular accessory by the brand.
- Made up of 18 karat gold and encrusted with more than 4,500 diamonds, The Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond Purse, is ranked amongst the list of most expensive bags in the world.
- This bejeweled designer purse costs $3.8 million and has earned a place in Guinness World Records in 2010 for being the most valuable handbag in the world.
- Prada, the Italian fashion house, was established in 1913.
- Known for its wide range of products including clothing, jewelry, perfumes, footwear and watches, this brand is not a new name when we talk about expensive and luxury brand labels.
- Prada is known to produce elite fashion accessories of superior quality in different shapes and sizes.
10. Judith Leiber
- Started in 1963, Judith Leiber is another popular name in the list of expensive brand in the world of handbags.
- The brand became renowned in Europe and gradually gained popularity all over the world.
- The loyal customers of the brand include The First Ladies of different countries.
- Judith Leiber is famous for creating bejeweled bags adorned with crystals and gems. Priced at $90,000, the Precious Rose bag, created by the brand is made with 42 carats of a combination of jewels including diamonds, tourmaline and sapphires.
So, all you beautiful ladies out there do not shy away and carry the most stylish handbag according to your look and choice.