She explained: There's no fun in a bag if it's not kicked around, so that it looks as if the cat's been sitting on it – and it usually has. The cat may even be in it! I always put on stickers and beads and worry beads. You can get them from Greece, Israel, Palestine – from anywhere in the...

Jane Birkin is one hell of a woman! Actress, singer, model, muse, mum and the name behind the world's most coveted bag. In an effort to support the Red Cross work in Japan, Jane is auctioning off one of her own used Birkin bags on eBay and since it went up, bids have been rolling in and now...

Must Reads: Miu Miu goes virtual with their newest introduction of an e-commerce site. Oh, thank heavens. In case you were worried about cleavage wrinkles (yes, they exist), try on this bra for some prevention. Donate to Japan and receive Jane Birkin's Hermes bag – sounds like a win-win...

Jane Birkin — the woman who inspired the Hermès Birkin bag, essentially invented je ne sais quois, and popularized the effortless-cool aesthetic — is coming to our very own 9:30 Club tomorrow. Birkin might well be the ultimate Renaissance woman, with a career as an actress, singer, model, and...

At the end of July, actress Jane Birkin announced that she wanted the iconic Hermès bag she inspired renamed until the brand improved its treatment of crocodiles. Hermès was quick to address her concerns, and now the brand has announced that she's withdrawn her request. According to...

She was 46-years-old and the daughter of Jane Birkin and John Barry, who composed all the famous James Bond music, and half-sister to Charlotte Gainsbourg and Lou Doillon. Her death is still under investigation but sources say she fell from a window in her apartment, where anti-depressants...

PARIS, France — Hermès International SCA said it's talking to Jane Birkin to allay her concerns about crocodile slaughter practices after the actress demanded the leather-goods maker stop using her name on its bestselling bag. "We agree that the best international rules should be applied in...

I have asked Hermès to debaptise the Birkin Croco until better practices in line with international norms can be put in place." Hermès responded to Birkin's concerns on Wednesday, according to Women's Wear Daily, saying in a statement, "Jane Birkin has expressed her concerns regarding...

Hermès specifies that this farm does not belong to them and that the crocodile skins supplied are not used for the fabrication of Birkin bags." Liberally sported by the lady herself, Jane Birkin and the likes of Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez, Rita Ora, Katie Holmes, Kate Moss and...

60s free-spirited style icon Jane Birkin has influenced fashion, generation after generation. Her name is best known as the muse behind Hermès' iconic Birkin bag. Her effortless sense of style and boho looks are often refer to as the pinnacle of Parisian chic. Here are some items you can use...

 

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