A handbag is a common tool for everyone in the form of a non-rigid container. It is typically used by women to hold their personal items. You will find a wide variety of designers and expensive handbags out there. Handbags are moreover one of the fashion accessories for women and especially an expensive handbag is a symbol of luxury. Therefore, here is the list of Top 10 Most Expensive Handbags In The World.
1. Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond Handbag
By Guinness World Record Diamond, Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond Handbag was honored as the most expensive handbag in the world, with a value of US $3.8 million. Having this iconic handbag is like a dream coming true. It takes 8,800 hours to design this masterpiece with 4,517 diamonds inserted in 18 carats white and yellow go total-shaped frame. The total weight of this handbag is 381.92 carats.
2. Hermès Kelly Rose Gold Handbag
Hermès’ kelly rose gold handbag is an exclusive result of a collaboration between Hermes and Pierce Hardy, the famous jeweler. Yes, this handbag is nothing less than jewelry. It is a small and compact handbag that takes 2 years to handcraft. The bag is designed like a crocodile leather and made up of solid rose gold. Also, it features 1,160 diamonds which seems like a bracelet, if carried around your wrist. This is a limited edition product and only 12 Handbags with three variant is ever created, with the price tag of US $2 million.
3. Hermès Birkin Handbag by Ginza Tanaka
Hermès Birkin bag hits the list of most of the expensive handbags, with price US $1.9 million. It is made from 100% platinum, and it contains two thousand shimmering diamonds. The bag’s strap is detachable, which can be worn as a bracelet or necklace and the bag becomes a clutch. Possibly the most impressive feature is the 8-carat pear-shaped glittering diamond given in the front, also it can be detached and worn as a brooch.
4. Hermès Chaine d’Ancre bag
Hermès continues to rule the top list, with one more exotic handbag named Hermès Chaine d’Ancre bag with its breath-taking rate of US$1.4 million. This bag is a perfect treat for those looking for something unique. There are several white gold studs that were strategically placed all over the frame of the bag, and it is adorned with 1160 diamonds. Those diamonds have a weight of 33.94 carats. Only three pieces of this outstanding bag were made.
5. Lana Marks’ Cleopatra Clutch
Lana Marks’ Cleopatra Clutches are very rare and unusual as only one clutch is released every year. It costs between US$ 100,000 to US$ 400,000. Chinese Actress and singer Li Bingbing own the most expensive bag among them. The bag features 1,600 white diamonds which are of 40 carats. Also, Li Bingbing’s name is written with pink diamonds and pink gold in her bag.
6. Niloticus Crocodile Himalaya Birkin
Himalaya Birkin bags are some of the most important and loved handbags in the world. The design of this unique handbag contains an image of the Himalayan mountains with rich brown color and white as cloud snow-capped tops. It is made from niloticus crocodile, but it takes a number of hours for the dyeing process alone. The most recent bag was sold at the rate of $379,000, on an auction at Christie’s in Hong Kong. Around 240 diamonds are encrusted on its 18-carat gold shell.
7. Chanel “Diamond Forever” Handbag
Chanel, “Diamond Forever” Handbag is a perfect classic and elegant handbag. It is made up of fine crocodile leather with its “CC” logo containing 334, diamonds that weigh 3.56 carats in white gold. Also, it has an 18- carat white gold strap which can be detached and worn separately. Only 13 of this exclusive handbag was made, with a sky-high price tag of $261,000.
8. Fuchsia Diamond Studded Hermés Birkin
Fuchsia Diamond Studded Hermés Birkin as the name asserts this handbag comes in fuchsia color. This handbag will spark your eyes with its exotic color and crocodile skin leather. In 2015 this handbag with 18-carat gold was sold in an auction at Christie’s in Hong Kong. This handbag is worth spending $222,000.
9. Hermés Exceptional Collection Shiny RRougeH Porosus Crocodile 30 cm Birkin Bag
Hermés is ruling the world of the handbag in true sense. This handbag is another phenomenal creation by Hermés with eye-catching red color. It is made up of 18-carat white gold and Diamond hardware which makes it cost US$ 203,150. This is a 30 cm small handbag with a red crocodile leather structure.
10. Blue Crocodile Hermés Birkin Handbag
Blue crocodile handbag by Hermés managed to crack our top 10 list with price US$ 150,000. This handbag was present in the first-ever auction of Christie’s at Mayfair, London with this it breaks the record priciest handbag in Europe. Birkins handbag is built with white gold and 18-carat diamonds.