Thursday, 26 November 2009

Hermes heirlooms: Going, Going, Gone! – 26/11/09

When French based auction house Artcurial hosted one of their bi-annual Hermes auctions on November 10, some items, including a Birkin bag, sold for above their estimate and even the original retail price. Which is proof that Hermes is still regarded as an investment item.

Read more about the timeless appeal of Hermes scarves here at the Luxist.

Image shows a ‘Mexique’ Hermes scarf, designed in 1985, which is available for purchase at, which the Luxist suggests has the most comprehensive collection of vintage Hermes scarves on the market.

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