Handbags have become an important part of every woman’s lifestyle. A handbag is an essential part of every woman’s ensemble. And there are tons of brand that manufacture varieties of purses in all parts of the world. Some are made affordable that can be purchased by many and some are just too expensive even much expensive than a brand new car. Since some of these purses are too expensive and lavish, these handbags have become the benchmark of social status. Generally speaking, bags are one of the women’s weaknesses, and for some, their collection of handbags will never be completed. For this reason, expensive and famous brands continually create new designs that will attract all bag lovers all over the world.
Below are the 10 most expensive handbag brands in the world.
Mouawad is known for its jewelry and watches and then, later on, ventured on making bags too that made them even more well-known internationally. They have headquarters in Dubai and Geneva as well as in other countries. Their famous 1001 Nights Diamond purse holds the title of being the most expensive bag in the world in the Guinness World record for consecutive years now. Its value is amazingly $3.8M.
Hermes is a popular brand from Paris and started way back in 1837. Hermes is well-known for its classy and elegant designs. The company also makes shoes and luxurious timepieces. Their famous Himalaya Birkin bag with diamonds and white gold was sold in an auction for $300,168, making it the second most expensive bag in the world.
Chanel is a well-known fashion company from France and was established way back in 1909. And there are lots of well-known personalities that were spotted carrying bag from this famous brand. One of the pride of this brand is its “Diamond forever” handbag made from high-quality crocodile leather and has 334 diamonds; its strap is made of detachable 18k white gold. They only made 13 of these bags and prized at $261,000.
4. Lana Marks
Lana Marks have been known for their leather products that come in various styles and colors, about 150 of various styles. Angelina Jolie, Kate Winslet and even the late Princess Diana of Wales are just some of the famous people who own this bag which made this particular brand even more popular internationally. Their most expensive handbag, Cleopatra Clutch, ranges between $ 100,000 to $ 400,000 and decorated with 1600 of white diamonds.
5. Louis Vuitton
Louis Vuitton is a luxury brand in Paris that made a name in the fashion industry since 1854. Their bags are known to be water and fireproof. For six consecutive years, it holds the title of being the world’s most expensive and esteemed brand. Their unique and famous Kusama Pumpkin Minaudiere Jewel bag was sold for $133,430.
6. Judith Leiber
Judith Leiber is a famous brand from Hungary that started in 1963. Their most valued purse is the Rose bag, studded with 1,196 sapphires, 800 tourmalines and 1,016 diamonds all combined with white gold that made this bag worth $ 92,000. It is so precious that they never made one again.
7. Hilde Palladino
This famous brand comes from Norway and they first released their bag in 2001 but they manufacture their bags in Italy due to the cheaper cost of labor. Their most expensive bag is the Gadino handbag created with white-skin crocodile decorated with 39 white diamonds and it was sold for $ 38,470. The creation of this bag leads them to be known all over the world.
8. Marc Jacobs
Marc Jacobs is a very popular brand form the USA. This person responsible for this brand was used to be Louis Vuitton’s creative director for 17 years. Jacobs was included in 100 most influential people in the world and also he was one of the most popular gays in America. Their most beloved and famous bag is Carolyn Crocodile handbag that costs $ 38,000.
Fendi is a well-loved brand from Italy that started in Rome way back in 1925. They are known for their authentic leather fur products. Their most priced handbag, Selleria costs $ 38,000 and is made up of skin of chinchilla and sable that are expensive. And the designs of their bag are what make them popular among all bags lovers in the world.
Prada started in the fashion business in 1913. Prada is a renowned brand from Italy that caters to both men and women and their products vary from bags to clothes, cosmetics, and even jewelry. Even their collection of watches is very popular and their bags are regarded as one of the finest bags in the world. Their most expensive handbag is said to be more than $ 10,000.