History of the Hermes Birkin bag
The Hermes Birkin bag has a unique history as it was named after Jane Birkin.
The first of these incredible Hermes Birkin bags was manufactured in the early 80’s for model, singer, and it-girl Jane Birkin.
She is a British singer and actress, who absolutely adored her version of the Hermes bags, called the Hermes Kelly bag.
However, while on a flight from Paris to London, the Hermes Kelly bag opened spilling its contents onto the floor of the aircraft. Hermes CEO The general director after Hermes, Jean-Louis Dumas, was also on the flight and spoke with Birkin and he asked her to describe exactly what size and features that she would want in such a Hermes bag. He later presented her with a Hermes Birkin bag and that has become one of the most sought after bags around the world.
It’s difficult to buy a Hermes Birkin bag in a Hermes shop as not many Hermes shops have them in their stores but you can buy a Hermes Birkin bag through an online auction like eBay.
Recently, one of the most beautiful of all Hermes Birkin bags sold at auction for over $ 64,000. This Hermes Birkin bag of black alligator was encrusted with diamonds is just amazing.
People flock to buy a Hermes Birkin bag.
One other important note – the Hermes Birkin bag is one of the only fashion accessories to really increase in value over the years.
Since Hermes was founded over 170 years, the name has been synonymous with truly exceptional leather products. The Hermes Company initially started making saddles, but eventually moved to shoes, Hermes bags and other fashion accessories.
Today, it is difficult to find a Hermes Birkin bag and a Hermes Kelly bag in a shop, so you probably would have more success in getting a Hermes Birkin bag on the waiting list or buying a Hermes Birkin on eBay.
The charm of these Hermes Birkin bags is guaranteed to continue for many years and people are hoping to own a piece of fashion history.
It is amazing when you recall that the Birkin bag was created in the 80′s and yet it’s so very popular to this day and the Birkin bag is becoming even more popular. This is because women recognise a lovely product when they see one and find the Hermes Birkin irresistible and what better bag is there around than the Hermes Birkin.