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This Is How Many Hermes Birkin Bags Kylie Jenner Owns

Not to mention that buying a Birkin bag is now recognised as a better investment than buying gold

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Out of all the Kar-Jenner Klan, it is obvious that Miss Kylie has the most expensive taste—even before motherhood. The youngest Kardashian-Jenner is no stranger to majorly up her collection of luxury goods.

Having heavily documented her mother-daughter designer wares on Instagram, the beauty mogul has once again managed to drown us in our own envy. Recently Kylie gave us a tour of her purse closet. She showed us an extensive collection of designers and proved where her hard-earned dollars were going.

“This is pretty much where I keep all my purses,” she said. “I made a little room in my house and I did this all custom so they all could have a little home and be lit up really pretty.”

Her favourite section of the purse-filled room? “My favourite row would have to be the Hermès row,” said Jenner, explaining she’d been collecting them “for a minute”, and considers them “a great investment.”

And a great investment they certainly are. With the average retail price for Hermès’ cult Birkin Bag currently ranging from $13,100-$18,300 AUD—depending on its size, material and specific detail—Kylie has some major value sitting on her well-lit shelves. Not to mention that buying a Birkin bag is now recognised as a better investment than buying gold.

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But surprisingly, the most expensive bag in her Hermès collection isn’t a Birkin, but rather the highly-sought after Niloticus Crocodile Retourné Himalaya Kelly Bag. “This one… is really special,” she said of the bag. “If my house is on fire, I could take this one out of all of them if I could only choose one.” And we totally understand why.

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According to luxury auction house Christie’s, the Himalaya Kelly is said to be the rarest handbag in the world, with the Diamond-encrusted version of the bag having recently sold for over $500,000AUD at auction. Although we have no indication of what Kylie’s actual bag is worth, we’re going to guess it isn’t cheap.

Another of Kylie’s Hermès-specific favourites, which she touted as the most “unique and cool” bag in her collection is the limited-edition Dalmatian Birkin, which is currently valued at approximately $28,000AUD. She also notes the ‘So Black’ Birkin as one of her top picks, which recently sold at Christie’s auction for almost $33,000 AUD.

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As for which Birkin daughter Stormi will eventually inherit, the 23-year-old said her fuchsia Hermès Mini Kelly will likely go to her. “Kourtney gave me this, which I think is super cute,” she said. “This one I’m definitely going to let Stormi wear, probably, when she says ‘Mummy, I want to wear a purse.'” Just like the rest of her Hermès collection, this mini purse has quite the price tag attached to it, currently valued upwards of $20,000 AUD.

So, if our purse closet calculations are correct, the entrepreneur looks to own a total of 13 Birkin Bags, and 10 Kelly bags. Just how much value does that amount to? You do the maths…

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