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Bollywood celebrities are often seen flaunting different fashion statements and outfits. However, their love for expensive handbags is quite evident. Handbags today display style, art, and value. They are no longer only a basic piece of accessory but are more of an asset to the owner. They serve the purpose of utility and luxury, both. These luxury handbags owned by our favourite Bollywood celebrities are worth a few lakhs.
All these high-end handbags are used by their owners as a medium of flaunting social status and wealth. However, it is believed that owning the rarest, well-designed and durable bags is an investment for later years. Designer brands like Chanel, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Hermes, Fendi, Prada, etc., all fall under the most expensive luxury handbag brands. Here are some high-cost handbags that are a part of these Bollywood actors' closets.
Deepika Padukone is often spotted carrying large totes. Being a successful celebrity with lots of work travelling to do, she prefers to carry more spacious bags that can accommodate all her belongings. The fashion insider is always filled in with the latest trends and all her handbags can be carried with any outfit that she wears. One of her recent picks is the Fendi Large Sunshine tote bag in brown leather. This handbag is approximately worth Rs. 2.5 Lakh. The Fendi tote is one of the actor’s favourite pieces from her massive luxury handbag repertoire.
Kareena Kapoor Khan has a constant love for luxury bags and is seen to be carrying them at various events. Her collection includes bags from designer brands like Bottega Veneta, Chanel, Dior, etc., out of which the Hermès Birkin in the tan shade is one of her most preferred bags. She owns the same Hermès Birkin bags in two different colours i.e., black and tan. This brand is known for its frequent design variations depending on the rarity of its leather and hardware. Kareena's Birkin is priced at approximately Rs 8 Lakh and above.
Speaking of Alia Bhatt's signature dressing style, she loves to dress up effortless, giving a very classy and chic look. Her day-to-day casual look also includes very desirable handbags. One of her most elite handbag picks is the red side-pack Chanel bag from Karl Lagerfeld’s collection. What makes this piece so exclusive is the way the two sling bags are connected by a common closure. This Chanel Bag costs about Rs. 5 Lakh.
Anushka Sharma, known for her off-duty classic style, owns an array of lavish handbags. She’s often spotted with tote bags and backpacks. Christian Dior's limited edition tote bag features 1.5 million hand-sewn stitches with hearts and a floral design. The actor owns this bag and is yet another fan of this piece like other celebrities including Priyanka Chopra and Hollywood stars. Being Dior's one-of-a-kind monogrammed edition, this bag comes with a price tag of about Rs. 2.5 Lakh.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas, who is not only a Bollywood but also a Hollywood celebrity, is seen to be travelling across the world on a frequent basis. However, she always manages to put together a very elegant attire, adding a statement handbag to her overall look. Among the grand range of bags that dominate her closet, the most striking and fashionable one is the plexiglass Chanel bag. This sling that can be used as a mini handbag is priced at Rs. 9 Lakh.
A global fashion icon – Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, knows how to nail every look like a pro. She endorses many national and international brands and is adored for her explicit style. Her style brings about an aspiring choice of handbags that makes her a diva in her own right. Louis Vuitton is Bollywood's favourite designer brand. Sonam Kapoor owns one of Louis Vuitton's trendiest pieces which is a cross-body bag. This double pochette bag costs nearly Rs. 1.2 Lakh.
Kangana Ranaut is not only known for acting capabilities but also for her sense of style, from loving handlooms to traditional outfits. One thing that remains constant with all her outfits, is her handbags. She is seen carrying designer bags like Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dior, etc. One of her classic collection bags is the black Prada handbag that costs Rs. 2 Lakh.
The Bollywood actress regularly posts mirror selfies of herself with the handbag collection that she owns. These pictures give a constant glimpse of all her luxurious bags. Leaving aside her totes, Jacqueline Fernandez's Hermes Kelly 25 bag is perfectly sized and can be carried to casual brunches and classy dinners. This handbag costs nearly Rs. 5 Lakh.
Janhvi Kapoor's style has been nothing but casual and comfortable. She prefers to carry outfits that depict more of contemporary style with loose kurtas and slinky dresses. It’s not only her dressing style that holds onto this choice but the same goes with her handbag picks. She does not lean on classics. Janhvi Kapoor is seen carrying her cherry red Hermès Birkin bag during her trips. This bag can range from Rs 10 Lakh to Rs 25 Lakh depending upon the colour and size of the bag.
Nora Fatehi loves her pricey handbags. She has a very special pick when it comes to Louis Vuitton bags. Be it brunches, dinner dates or travels, Nora is seen with her Vuitton handbag collection at all places. Her bags truly uplift her entire look from top to bottom. This dancing diva seems to be very fond of her Louis Vuitton OnTheGo MM Monogram handbag. This designer piece is worth Rs. 2.7 Lakh.
These are among the most valuable designer handbags that are owned by Bollywood celebrities. Not to deny, each of these celebrities is well versed with the latest fashion trends and know-how to carry their accessories in a modern dapper way. It's funny how we’d have to open a fixed deposit to get hold of these luxe bags or even make a choice of the handbag collection that we’d love to own!