We all know her name, we all know how she looks, we all secretly desire her wardrobe, her shoes, her bags, and, some of us are drooling over her husband.
This fashion icon has got us all thinking about something. Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has it all, and I mean all.
It is said that Victoria Beckham has spend a fortune on handbags.
To be more precise, she reportedly owns 100 of the classic Hermes Birkin designs. Each bag retails for $6,000 and higher, so you do the math.
Hermes Birkin bags are considered must-haves and status symbols; Robert Chavez, the Hermes president in USA has declared that each bag is handmade and that it takes up to 18 hours to be manufactured in one of the three little workshops in France. The Birkin is now a star, featuring movies like Bergdorf Blonde, Sex and The City, Gilmore Girls and Will and Grace.
Many celebrities are fans of the Hermes Birkin bags: Sarah Jessica Parker, Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Paris Hilton, Elle MacPherson, Madonna, Ashley Olsen, Demi Moore.
No wonder that Victoria Beckham spent a fortune on these bags.
The bag was included on the list of those 50 things one should buy during a lifetime. Nowadays, her investments in handbags is evaluated and thought to be worth £1.5million – this means 2 million US dollars. It really gets you thinking, right? Anyway, fashion experts say that the Hermes Birkin bag is often touted as such an investment, so we’re pretty sure that Victoria Beckham has a great sense for fashion economy.