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The Kelly Sellier vs. Retourne; Which One Will You Choose?

Kelly Sellier vs. Kelly Retourne

The Kelly Sellier vs. Kelly Retourne debate is a tale as old as time. While both styles have die-hard fans, we believe both are wonderful additions to any wardrobe. When it comes to similarities, both the Kelly Sellier vs. Retourne come with detachable shoulder straps that allow for hands-free carry. They both take anywhere form 18-24+ hours to make and are crafted by one single artisan. Now let’s dig a little more into what makes these two styles different. The…

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The Best Celebrity Birkin Bags

Celebrity Birkin Bags

The Birkin bag is beloved by many celebrities around the globe. Below are some of the best celebrity Birkin bags, in alphabetical order. We have also listed the same or very similar authentic Birkin bags that are available at Madison Avenue Couture. All these bags could be yours with just the click of a button, or by visiting our NYC showroom. Call today to make an appointment. Alessandra Ambrosio Th first of our celebrity Birkin bags belongs to Brazilian supermodel…

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New Hermes Colors (Spring/Summer 2019)

While it feels like we just did a Fall/Winter color guide, it’s already time to admire the new Hermes colors for the Spring/Summer 2019 season. Below are the new Hermes colors, in alphabetical order. As the most trusted independent curators of authentic Hermes handbags and accessories, at Madison Avenue Couture we are constantly adding the newest colors to our already large inventory. So keep an eye out for more handbags to be added in these popular new colors! Bleuet   Hermes surprised Ostrich…

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Hermes Birkins Remain A Lucrative Investment – InStyle Magazine

A January 2019 article in InStyle.com reaffirms that buying a Birkin bag can be an extremely lucrative investment. Based on some research from HEWI, a UK company, the article states that: Tireless demand and the laws of scarcity have driven the Birkin prices up virtually every year since its creation Extrapolating data over the past ten years, HEWI states that the bags are poised to increase 300% over the next ten years, so that a bag retailing at $12,000 today…

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Why Buying From An Hermes Specialty Dealer Is The Way To Find Your Dream Bag

Hermes Specialty Dealer

Without doubt, getting a Birkin or Kelly directly from an Hermes boutique is the ideal scenario. We all would like to walk into one of these marvelous stores, ask a Sales Associate (SA) for a Birkin or Kelly in the color and size of our choice, pay for it and leave the store with our bag in hand. This, of course, is a fantasy; and this is why you should become more familiar with an Hermes specialty dealer. What is…

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New Hermes Colors Fall/Winter 2018

The new season means an array of new Hermes colors for Fall/Winter 2018-2019. Below are the new colors from Hermes, in alphabetical order. As the most trusted independent curators of authentic Hermes handbags and accessories, at Madison Avenue Couture we are constantly adding the newest colors to our already large inventory. So keep an eye out for more handbags to be added in these popular new colors! Abricot An orange hue with a touch of yellow, similar to a ripe apricot fruit.…

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A Brief History of the Birkin Bag; the Holy Grail Handbag

History of Birkin Bag

The history of the Birkin bag is one filled with legend and happenstance. By the time the Birkin bag had come along, Hermes was already established as a house of luxury, catering to their elite clients’ needs. The year was 1983. Jean-Louis Dumas was CEO of Hermes at the time had a chance encounter with It-Girl Jane Birkin. Keep reading to find out more! See: History of the Kelly Bag Who is Jane Birkin? Birkin and Gainsbourg Jane Birkin is…

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The Differences between Birkin and Kelly Bags

Birkin vs Kelly

The two most popular bags by Hermes, the Birkin and Kelly bag can look similar at first glance. However, there are a few differences between the two. Both the Birkin and the Kelly are made by hand and crafted by a single skilled artisan, taking anywhere between 18-24 hours to make.…

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A Guide to Buying Your First Exotic Hermes Bag

First exotic Hermes bag

The time has come for you to purchase your first exotic Hermes bag! If you’re here, it’s because you’re doing your due diligence and finding out as much information on exotic Hermes bags as possible. So you’re in luck, because at Madison Avenue Couture we’re experts in Hermes handbags, including the much beloved exotics. Here are some things that you need to consider before purchasing your first exotic Hermes bag. Not even in your wildest dreams did you think you…

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