FORGET Papa…mama’s got a brand new bag. And it’s a pricey one thanks to some of the most expensive Kardashian handbags from Kylie Jenner’s Birkin to Kris’ Hermes.
A woman’s handbag is more than just a keep-all of daily needs. It’s also a status symbol.
Especially for the Kardashian family, who have turned showing off expensive purses into an sport.
Enjoy this look back at some of the reality families most expensive and most extravagant handbags.
Most recently, momager Kris showed off her pricey Hermès bag.
The coveted Hermès Black Crocodile Birkin Bag that can hit close to $100K, however, there’s always an upgrade.
A luxury version of the purse Kris was carrying, featuring a diamond encrusted exterior, will set you back a whopping $480K.
In 2020, Kylie showed off her own Birkin. Only this time, it was the diamond-embellished brown crocodile bag, worth nearly $300K.
This year, Kylie gave fans an inside look at her sprawling closet, showing off a Hermes Kelly shearling and suede bag worth an eye-watering $95,083.
She previously showed off her daughter Stormi’s Hermes backpack that cost about $12,000, which was for the little one’s “first day of school,” she noted in an Instagram video.
Fans criticized the star for flaunting her wealth as one critic wrote that the backpack was “more expensive than his car.”
The then-pregnant Kylie really scored this past Mother’s Day, as she was presented $100,000 worth of designer gifts.
The 24-year-old received a staggering five purses from Chanel as well as a diamond-covered Prada bag on the big day.
Kylie got a black embellished Prada bag from sister Khloe as well as four Chanel bags in various shades of red and pink from her baby daddy Travis Scott.
The reality star also received a Chanel light orange bumbag from mom Kris, which she proudly documented on her Instagram Stories.
Kim’s collection of designer purses and handbags has few rivals – topping out in the millions of dollars,and consisting of some custom made works of art all for herself.
In 2013, Kim’s then-husband, Kanye West, gave her a one-of-a-kind custom tan Hermès Haut à Courroies featuring a painting from George Condo.
George is an American artist who has taught at Harvard and has works hanging in the Whitney and Guggenheim museums.
The bag features three nude women in bed, along with a green monster who does not appear very happy.
A normal Brikin retails for roughly $40,000. One covered in custom artwork is priceless.
HAND ME DOWN
Another priceless purse covered in original artwork comes courtesy of daughter North West, who took a Hermès Herbag and covered it in paint splotches, handprints, and bright colors.
The handbag which normally sells for $2,000k, was gifted to Kim for her 34th birthday.
“I just wanted to look at this masterpiece, guys,” she said in an accompanying video. “I knew she would be such a great artist. Right North?”
WANT FRIES WITH THAT?
Showing off a pricey sense of humor, Kim wowed when she carried a clutch shaped like a French fry container to 2018’s Christie’s What Goes Around Comes Around 25th Anniversary Auction Preview.
But of course, this was no typical carton.
While it looked like something handed out at the drive thru at a McDonalds, the purse was actually a crystal-encrusted Judith Leiber Couture work of art.
The pink box featured a colorful rainbow stretched across the front, and was valued at a whopping $5k.
Kendall Jenner is said to be a fan of the modern vintage look.
But she is also part of the family fans of the 45 Birkin bag
Much like her sister and mom Kendall is also obsessed with the Hermès Birkin bag
Sometimes, it truly is better to give than to receive.
That seemed to be the case for Kourtney, who generously gifted her best friend a $7K Chanel purse for her birthday.
Shortly after the Keeping Up with the Kardashians alum got engaged to Blink-182 drummer, Travis Barker, Kourtney’s long-time friend, Sarah Howard, shared a video of her unboxing a Chanel box to reveal what appears to be the brands Small Classic Handbag, which retails for about $7K.
She captioned the clip: “Obsessed! Thank you @kourtneykardashian.”
Kourtney replied: “Happy Birthday!!”
In the days before Christmas, Kim’s 8-year-old daughter North revealed her huge designer handbag collection, worth thousands of dollars.
Sharing a video of her shimmering collection on TikTok, North proudly declared: “These are my bags.”
The fun and vibrant kid-friendly designs are certainly eye-catching, particularly the pepperoni pizza slice by Judith Leiber that retails for a cool $5,700.
Judith is clearly one of North’s favorite people in fashion as she also owns a Cinderella-esque pumpkin carriage bag and a gummy bear design by, both of which sell for more than $5,000 each.
A third, slightly cheaper, food-inspired Leiber design is also visible on her shelf, a $4,200 doughnut bag complete with sprinkles.
Some of Kim’s favourite brands were on display too from Balenciaga to Louis Vuitton and Dior, with each item worth thousands.