June 18, 2013 by marceladevivo
Designer handbags are often considered the mark of true, luxury fashion.These handbags fall into a price range higher than the average person afford—and sometimes even higher than that. British actress and model Jane Birkin once complained that even she couldn’t get ahold of one of the infamous luxury purses Hermes had named in her honor. Even if you can get past the waitlist of back orders, a Birkin bag can command close to $20,000.
Even for dedicated fashionistas, financing an accessory that costs as much as a used mini Cooper is a bit of a stretch. Of course, the Birkin is extreme, even for high-end standards, but even a more “moderate” luxury clutch or saddle bag will often break the thousand dollar mark…