The prices of both the Hermes Birkin bag and the Kelly are able to reach above $25,000 US dollars, which are depending on the color, leather type, size and some other details. The Kelly usually costs a little less than the Hermes Birkin bag. Typically this is because the size of Kelly is a little smaller than the Hermes Birkin bag. Meanwhile, the difference has to do with the Hermes Birkin bag frequent appearances on various media. For instance, Hermes Birkin bag can always be the topic on some famous American shows.
The Hermes birkin bag and the Hermes Kelly bag are handmade in limited quantities. You typically cannot simply step in a Hermes store and buy either Hermes Birkin bag or Hermes Kelly bag there. At first, you have to become a Hermes customer, and then make an enquiry to go on a waiting list. The waiting list of Hermes Kelly bag is usually around a year, but the Hermes Birkin bag can be up to three years.
The styles of the Hermes Birkin bag and the Hermes Kelly bag two kinds of handbags appear to be very similar at first sight. They are roughly rectangular in shape and both top handle styles that you typically carry by hand. The Hermes Birkin bag and the Hermes Kelly bag both function in a similar way to an envelope which is narrower at the top and wider at the bottom. A flap comes over the front, where it is fastening with a lock. The Hermes Kelly bag is more traditional than the Hermes Birkin bag, which has a more casual flair. Hermes Birkin bag typically come with a detachable shoulder strap option, but Hermes Kelly bag do not have. Therefore, the Hermes Birkin bag is more suitable for women who are always on the go.
Hermes Birkin bag and Hermes Kelly bag have still one common point even though there are many differences between both of them. That is, they are both quite popular, especially their classic colors, such as black, white, red, orange, and blue. As these colors are great colors, once showing up, they are quickly snapped up. What’s more, to own each one of the handbags, they have to wait for so long. Some people may doubt whether it is worth waiting for so long to get one Hermes Birkin bag or Hermes Kelly bag. The answer is yes because they are a beautiful classy bag.
The most expensive Hermes Birkin bag sold at an auction to date is a red crocodile skin Hermes Birkin studded with diamonds.
It was a lovely shade of red and the diamonds are studded on the clasp which makes the bag look truly luxurious and would make any woman feel she is wearing something beautiful.
The lucky lady who put the Hermes Birkin bag up for auction lived in Florida She was hoping her bag would reach $90k but how delighted she must have been when it reached $203k. I wonder who the anonymous buyer was perhaps a very rich celebrity.