Hermès

Hermes Birkin 35cm

Rumors about Birkin prices abound, and we’ve separated the fact from fiction

Getting in just to shop for a bag at Hermès’s flagship boutique can take up a full day of your vacation.

When it comes to handbags, everyone knows what the holy grail is: the Hermès Birkin. And, increasingly, it’s not just any Birkin–the savviest collectors are on the lookout for limited editions, exotics, special orders and …

Jordana Brewster is an ultra-casual chick. She is neither a slave to fashion, nor to designer handbags, which I can respect. In the five-plus years I have worked here, I have mostly seen her carry …

Hilary Duff‘s show Younger finished filming a few months ago, and Hilary has been keeping a much lower profile than usual since then. That’s allowed of course; she’s a young mom who hasn’t stepped fully …

Earlier this week, Catherine Zeta-Jones gave us a quick tour of her personal walk-in closet via Instagram, and it’s just as dazzling as you might imagine. There’s even a special section reserved just for her …

The Hermès Birkin is the most iconic and sought-after handbag in the world (even if you don’t like it, it’d be hard to argue otherwise), and that means most fashion lovers have already absorbed a …

Whenever I see a bag I’ve never encountered before, I try to imagine the shopper it’s intended for. Most designers create for an idealized woman of some kind of another; sometimes she changes a bit …

If you are a regular PB reader, you know that the words “Birkin” and “Kardashian” frequently appear alongside each other. The Kardashian-Jenners do not skimp when it comes to Hermès. Their Hermès handbags are legion, …

I’m not an Hermès girl. I understand why people like Hermès, and I fully acknowledge that its bags are, on average, objectively the best in the world when it comes to major brands. They’re beautiful, …

When I really sit down and think about it, it seems like being very wealthy would be, among other things, super weird. It would be great in a lot of ways, of course–for instance, I …

You’d think bag lovers would be easy to shop for, but that’s often not the case. An interest in designer accessories often brings one to the point of obsession with rarities, discontinued styles or colors, …