Hermes is one of the symbols of exclusive luxury fashion and spending. The same craftsman manufactures each of its products by hand, usually taking 24 hours to finish the creation. Here now is a list of the top 10 most expensive Hermes products.
10. Hermes Cavale Saddle Equestrian Equipment – $8,050
The Hermes Cavale Saddle Equestrian Equipment was designed with the help of the rider, Simon Delestre. It is made for high level showjumping to help the rider attain a perfect feel and comfort. The saddle allows a very close contact with the horse even during the jumps over the fences. The Hermes Cavale saddle can be customized and adjusted depending on the size of the horse and the preference of the rider. Some of its features include pronounced forward flaps, paddled flaps that are perforated and integrated with the top flaps, wide gullet to maximize the surface that would bear the weight, and widened panels with injected stuffing to allow the shoulders of the horse a feeling of complete freedom even when it jumps over the fence. The saddle also has a seamless seat that is really hardwearing, thereby giving maximum comfort for the rider. The saddle comes in either black or natural color, with a medium deep tree in standard or wide. Both padded flaps and seats are made of calfskin, with a choice of sizes ranging from 16.5 inches and 17 inches to 17.5 inches and 18 inches. The panels are also made of calfskin and the flaps that are made of cowhide can also be lined with the same material for the panels, if so preferred. There are also options for the riders between two blocks, four blocks, and no blocks. The Hermes Cavale saddle has a price tag of $8,050.
9. Hermes Talaris Saddle Equestrian Equipment – $10,000
The Hermes Talaris Saddle Equestrian Equipment is a dedicated saddle for jumping that is based on a carbon and titanium tree. It is light and supple, yet dynamic and strong. It has a seamless seat with panels that are injected with polyutherane foam and outfitted with carbon slats in the tree that provide an extremely high level of comfort not only for the rider, but also for the horse. The saddle has been especially designed to distribute the weight evenly over the back of the animal. It can be customized and adjusted based on the size of the horse and preference of the rider. The forward flaps are pronounced and the paddled flaps are perforated. Aside from the carbon and titanium tree, the stirrup bars are also made of titanium. It comes in either black or natural color. The seat is made of either calfskin or bullcalf, with medium depth and at a size of 17.5 inches. The panels and padded flaps are made of calfskin, while the flaps are made of cowhide, though it can be lined with calfskin if so desired. There is an option between two, four or no blocks. The Hermes Talaris saddle has a price tag of $10,000.
8. Hermes Orion Suitcase Travel Bag – $10,300
The Hermes Orion Suitcase Travel Bag is a suitcase made of aluminum. The bag also has natural calf skin trimming the bag, as well as on its handles and lock belts. It has a measurement of 22 inches by 14 inches by 8 inches. This luxury suitcase has a price tag of $10,300.
7. Hermes Chaine d’ Ancre Gold Necklace Jewelry – $27,400
The Hermes Chaine d’ Ancre Gold Necklace Jewelry is a classy chain necklace from the luxury company. The necklace is made out of 18 karat yellow gold. It weighs 150 grams and has a length of 17 and three quarters of an inch. The gold necklace jewel has a price tag of $27,400.
6. Hermes Croc T-Shirt – $91,500
The Hermes Croc T-Shirt was introduced by the company in 2013 as part of its Spring collection. Unlike other popular shirts that make use of cotton fabric to provide the user comfort and coolness, the Hermes t-shirt is made of crocodile skin. It is part of the company’s chiffon crocodile shirt line. The shirt may look heavy and stuffy from the outside, but it does bear the tag of the luxury brand. This t-shirt has a price tag of $91,500.
5. Hermes Matte Crocodile Birkin Bag – $120,000
4. Hermes Red Crocodile Birkin Purse Bag – $203,150
The Hermes Red Crocodile Birkin Purse Bag is a tote bag that measures only 30 centimeters long. It holds the world record as the most expensive purse sold at an auction. Its buckles and clasps are made of solid 18-karat white gold and diamonds. The bag costs $203,150.
3. Hermes Chaine d’ Ancre Bag – $1.4 million
The Hermes Chaine d’ Ancre bag features several white gold studs strategically placed all over the bag. It is also encrusted with 1,160 pieces of diamonds that have a combined weight of 33.94 carats. The noted accessories designer, Pierre Hardy, created the design for this bag, which took a couple of years to produce because of its elaborate and intricate styling. The Chaine d’ Ancre bag is part of the Hermes Haute Bijouterie collection. It is a truly collectible item as only three pieces were manufactured. This bag has a price tag of $1.4 million.
2. Hermes Rose Gold Crocodile or Diamond Birkin Bag – $1.9 million
The Hermes Rose Gold and Diamond Crocodile Birkin bag is also part of the brand’s Haute Bijouterie collection. Only three pieces of this model were made. This Pierre Hardy-designed bag is actually the size of a bracelet. The bag has an intertwining chain made up of more than 11,000 diamonds. Alternatively, buyers can go for the rose gold crocodile version of the bag that has scales and 1,160 diamonds. This bag has a price tag of $1.9 million.
1. Hermes Birkin Ginza Tanaka Bag – $1.9 million
The Hermes Birkin Ginza Tanaka bag is a platinum bag set with more than 2,000 diamonds. It features a diamond strap that can also be used as a necklace or bracelet. It also has an eight-carat pear shaped diamond that can be used separately. This bag costs $1.9 million.