29 Jul '15, 1pm

Jane Birkin asks Hermès to remove her name from iconic handbag

Jane Birkin asks Hermès to remove her name from iconic handbag

share share tweet pin email comment ( ) Singer and actress Jane Birkin has asked Hermès to remove her name from the iconic handbag she inspired after a PETA report exposed the brutal treatment of crocodiles and alligators reportedly used to make the purse. The exclusive Birkin bag — which can cost from $10,000 up to six figures, depending on the material — is a coveted accessory among celebrities and the extremely rich, who often spend years on a waitlist before being able to purchase the handbag. Timothy A. Clary / AFP/Getty Images The iconic Birkin bag. "Jane Birkin has expressed her concerns regarding practices for slaughtering crocodiles," Hermès said in a statement to TODAY.com. "Her comments do not in any way influence the friendship and confidence that we have shared for many years. Hermès respects and shares her emotions and was also shocked by the images recently ...

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