Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s fashion line The Row may be alittle more on the pricey side for some people, but that didn’t stop them fromselling out on a $39,000 alligator backpack! The young designers talked toWomen’s Wear Daily about the launch of their new handbag collection in Parisand while the price tag may be a little hefty, it’s still a must-haveaccessory!
"It was the first thing that sold off the shelf,"Ashley said. "During our last economic crisis in the U.S., the only thingthat went up was Hermes."
Not so sure if you would spend that much cash on just abackpack? Well, think of it this way: it could be more of an investment and along-last piece of work! Barney’s Fashion Director Amanda Brooke sure thinksso!
“If you were ever going to spend $39,000 on a bag, that’sthe bag you should buy,” she told Fashionista. “There’s enough design to makeit interesting and beautiful but they truly are classic bags and I think youalso might be the only one who has it.”
Tell us what you guys think! Would you really spend $39,000on a backpack?
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