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Handbag Review: Gold Fjord Birkin 35cm worn by Anne Hathaway

Handbag Review: Gold Fjord Birkin 35cm worn by Anne Hathaway

We bought this bag from a British businessman, and examined it in the dimly lit Starbucks on London’s Holland Park Avenue – these were the early days before our Mayfair showroom.  I opened the box and looked at the bag, accepting his word that it was brand spanking new, but once we had bought it and received the receipt from Hermes it was clear the bag was already 3 years old. Oh the silly novices that we were!! It had not, however been worn and was the first officially pre-loved bag we had ever bought. So a great bag with which to start our reviews. And also, and we are excited about this: this bag was used by Anne Hathaway when filming the new “Dirty Rotten Scroundrels” in Autumn 2017. It has become one of my favourite Birkins: because the...

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The Brand New Hermès Kraft Birkin

The Brand New Hermès Kraft Birkin

Kraft 35cm Clemence Taurillon Birkin with palladium hardware, £12,500 This brand new colour for Spring/Summer 2013, is a very neutral natural easy colour to wear. Its name is not only a perfect match in tone, but also a great choice by definition. Normally associated with a classic style of paper, this hue is bound to make it a classic style of Birkin.  

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The Unique Hermès Kelly Guilloche

The Unique Hermès Kelly Guilloche

35cm Hermès Kelly Guilloche  in Argile Tadelakt Leather, with palladium hardware. Looking for an Hermès Kelly bag that is classic, but has that little something else to make yours more unique? Then how about this 35cm Hermès Kelly Guilloche? Pay close attention to the clasp! This rare piece of hardware is perfect for those who would like a classic Hermès Kelly bag, but with some extra detail that does not detract from the traditional design of the bag, to make it...

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The Tri-Colour Birkin Strikes Again

The Tri-Colour Birkin Strikes Again

Tri-Colour Birkin in Indigo Blue, Rouge Casaque and Gold with Palladium hardware, £13,500. Although not a classic Hermès Birkin, this is certainly something for the collectors amongst us. This combination of beautifully rich colours – Indigo Blue, Rouge Casaque and Gold, will put you one step ahead of the fashion pack. A future classic for certain.

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The Brand New Crevette Birkin

The Brand New Crevette Birkin

A 30cm Crevette Birkin in clemence taurillon with gold hardware £13,000.   Well the direct translation would be Prawn Pink, but that doesn’t sound too good in my opinion, so let’s go for Salmon Pink – a much better translation for this hue. This is a brand new colour, and a perfect shade to bring in springtime. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to...

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