You are here

Jane Birkin asks Hermes to take her name off iconic crocodile-skin handbag

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 05:50

BT_20150730_SYBIRKIN30NKNJ_1798254.jpg
The bag named after Jane Birkin is a symbol of wealth and is much- loved by celebrities.

Paris

BRITISH singer Jane Birkin has asked luxury manufacturer Hermes to remove her name from its crocodile-skin handbag after learning of the "cruel" methods used to make the iconic accessory.

Costing tens of thousands of euros, the Birkin bag is a symbol of wealth and is much-

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Nespresso
Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at btsub.sg/btdeal

Powered by GET.comGetCom