Jane Birken was an English actress, singer, songwriter and model. Jane Birkin was on a plane when she spilled straw out of her bag infant of Jean- Louis Dumas, a chief executive at Hermes. Jean-Louis was inspired to create a bag suitable for women that can hold her books… He teamed up with Jan and four years later the Birkin bag was created and named after Jane Birkin. Its prices range from US$11,900 to $300,000. Costs escalate according to the type of leather and if exotic skins were used. Hermes stores are allowed to turn buyers away from purchasing Birkin bag in order to keep their bags limited. A list celebrities like Victoria beckham owns over 100 of the classic Birkin bags, because it is a style that will never leave.