Paris Hilton flaunts USD65,000 birkin
Los Angeles [United States], Feb 12 : Paris Hilton has flaunted her glittering new hot pink, Swarovski crystal-encrusted Prive Porter custom Birkin bag worth USD65,000 on Instagram.
It took 60 hours to hand place every crystal, in addition to the 48 hours that Hermes put into creating the bag beforehand, reported People, citing, a representative from Prive Porter, who customized the lavish tote.
In another Instagram story, Paris wrote, "This bag definitely makes up for the 20 #birkins the #blingring stole from me."
The Bling Ring was a group of teenagers based in and around Calabasas, California. They burgled the homes of several celebrities over a period believed to have been between October 2008 through August 2009.
The Birkin bag is a personal accessory of luggage or a tote by Hermes that is handmade in leather and named after actress and singer Jane Birkin. The bag is currently in fashion as a symbol of wealth due to its high price and use by celebrities.