Balenciaga makes Hello Kitty bags for men because high fashion

Real men can carry anything.

Melanie Lim | October 2, 2019 @ 11:56 am


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Hello Kitty Balenciaga handbags

In what appears to be yet another one of high fashion’s newest experiments or attempt to make people balk at high fashion, Balenciaga has just revealed a series of Hello Kitty handbags in pink, white and black — for men.

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The leather bags feature cat ears, whiskers, and of course, Hello Kitty’s trademark red bow.

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These handbags were first seen at Balenciaga’s summer 2020 collection during Paris Fashion Week on Sep. 29:

While they are not available for sale online and in stores yet, one can keep tabs here.

Be prepared to pay upwards of at least S$2,000 to S$3,000 for a bag.

Top image via hellokittyeu on Instagram and Balenciaga

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