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  • Why owning a Birkin is still a big thing
  • Why owning a Birkin is still a big thing
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Why owning a Birkin is still a big thing

The most recent incarnation of the classic Hermès handbag costs $14,900. The Birkin Sellier 40 is only available in matte black. It’s 40 centimetres long, takes up to 20 hours to craft and the waiting list to get one is years long. The Birkin was born in 1984, but its aura is as exclusive as ever.

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