Women find love in the most expensive of things. Any slave to fashion knows that a good outfit is completely ruined without a good bag. Purses are a fashion statement. They are also a status statement and pieces of art. Designer bags come in all shapes and sizes and of course at different prices. 
Purses are more than just portable daily suitcases. Purses, to many, are more of an art form. In the world of luxury, there really is nowhere but up. As the rich get richer, the poor continue to shop at Wal-Mart. The wealthy have the ability to collect whatever it is they are passionate about. There are numerous purse collectors around the world that possess some of the rarest and most desirable handbags of all time. With different materials, gems, sizes and colours, each of these bags are unique, exclusive and astronomically expensive.

This is the world’s most valuable handbag at a whopping $3.8 million…WOW! This heart-shaped bag is handcrafted from 18-carat gold and incorporates 4,517 diamonds, including 105 yellow, 56 pink and 4,356 colorless, for a grand total of 381.92 carats.