Balenciaga Bags Prices

Balenciaga is a Spanish design house founded by Cristobal Balenciaga in 1914. Historically known for his fine couturier and eccentric “bubble skirts,” Balenciaga influenced designers like Coco Chanel and Christian Dior.

Alexander Wang is the Creative Director for Balenciaga, and you can see his influence in these moto-chic bags. These bags have been seen on countless celebrities and fashionistas, including Sienna Miller and Emmanuelle Alt, the editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris.

So turn up the music and rock some of these amazing handbags!

Last price update: February 2018

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The Classic City bag is the one most commonly slung around the arms of celebrities in LA, New York, London, and worldwide. Made in “motorcycle style,” its long tassel zip pulls and metal hardware evoke scenes of backstage drama through the changing eras of rock n’ roll from the 1950s onward.

This bag is “Kate Moss meets Bowie.” It’s leather-on-leather. Pair it with this season’s leather leggings and you’ll be mistaken for a model off duty who’s running to her boyfriend’s concert. Or you’ll be New York City’s next big thing. But that wouldn’t be so bad, would it?

The City bag comes in many beautiful colors, all leather, including red and forest green.

The Balenciaga Classic Mini City is a smaller version of the City bag, but it’s just as rock n’ roll. These rough leather bags are all about the urban rebel in you. The metal hardware accents add a little utility to the look, and there is a zippered outer pocket with long tassel pulls.

The Classic Small City has been added in the later stage. So there are now three sizes for this iconic style.

Balenciaga Classic City Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenciaga Classic Nano City Bag in Normal Leather$1150 USD, €845 euro, £675 GBP, $8800 HKD, ¥132000 JPY
Balenciaga Classic Mini City Bag in Normal Leather$1395 USD, €1045 euro, £845 GBP, $10900 HKD, $2035 AUD, ¥156600 JPY, ¥10580 CNY
Balenciaga Classic Small City Bag in Normal Leather$1795 USD, €1395 euro, £1135 GBP, $13400 HKD, $2500 AUD, ¥218160 JPY, ¥13150 CNY
Balenciaga Classic City Bag in Normal Leather$1950 USD, €1495 euro, £1195 GBP, $15000 HKD, $2800 AUD, ¥224640 JPY, ¥14290 CNY
Balenciaga Classic XL City Bag in Normal Leather$2150 USD, €1695 euro, £1285 GBP, $2980 SGD, $16500 HKD, $3080 AUD, ¥229000 JPY

Sizes
Balenciaga Classic Nano City Bag7’ x 4.5’ x 2.5’ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Classic Mini City Bag9.4’ x 6.2’ x 3.5’ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Classic City S Bag (Small)11.7’ x 7.8’ x 3.9’ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Classic City Bag14.8’ x 9.4’ x 5.5’ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Classic City XL Bag20.5’ x 13.5’ x 8’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Blackout City Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenicaga Blackout City S Bag (Small) in Normal Leather$2450 USD, €1950 euro, £1545 GBP, $20200 HKD, $3770 AUD, ¥327240 JPY, ¥17680 CNY
Balenciaga Blackout City Bag in Normal Leather$2950 USD, €2350 euro, £1855 GBP, $24300 HKD, $4530 AUD, ¥394200 JPY, ¥21300 CNY

Sizes
Balenciaga Blackout Blackout City S Bag (Small)11.7′ x 7′ x 4.7′ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Blackout Blackout City bag14.8′ x 9.8′ x 5.8′ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge City Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge Mini City Bag in Normal Leather$1195 USD, €1195 euro, £965 GBP, $12700 HKD, $2450 AUD, ¥17500 JPY, ¥12350 CNY
Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge City S Bag in Normal Leather$2050 USD, €1595 euro, £1285 GBP, $16200 HKD, $3020 AUD, ¥251640 JPY, ¥16170 CNY
Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge City Bag in Normal Leather$2150 USD, €1695 euro, £1360 GBP, $17500 HKD, $3265 AUD, ¥267840 JPY, ¥17070 CNY

Sizes
Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge Mini City Bag9.4′ x 6.2′ x 3.5′ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge City S Bag (Small)11.7′ x 7.8′ x 3.9′ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Classic Metallic Edge City Bag14.8’ x 9.4’ x 5.5’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Giant 12 City Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenciaga Giant 12 Mini City Bag in Normal Leather$1450 USD, €1045 euro, £785 GBP, $11500 HKD, $2145 AUD, ¥165240 JPY, ¥11170 CNY
Balenciaga Giant 12 City S Bag (Small) in Normal Leather$1835 USD, €1395 euro, £1035 GBP, $15000 HKD, $2890 AUD, ¥234360 JPY, ¥14290 CNY
Balenciaga Giant 12 City Bag in Normal Leather$1995 USD, €1595 euro, £1225 GBP, $16200 HKD, $3020 AUD, ¥240840 JPY, ¥16170 CNY

Sizes
Balenciaga Giant 12 Mini City Bag9′ x 6.2′ x 3.5′ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Giant 12 City S Bag (Small)11.3′ x 7.4′ x 3.9′ (W x H x D) inches
Balenciaga Giant 12 City Bag14.8’ x 9.4’ x 5.5’ (W x H x D) inches


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Ah, the Classic First bag from Balenciaga. It’s the most iconic bag, and it’s inspired similar models like the City and Mini City. The shape is unique to Balenciaga, with that classic dip of soft leather below the studded handles, and the pinched sides. The zippered outer compartment design, with long tassel pulls and metal hardware is also replicated in the City and Mini City, but this is the original motorcycle bag. It’s sexy, rebellious, and can stand up to all trials!

The Classic First is a handbag and a cross body, as it comes with an adjustable, removable shoulder strap. Perfect for swinging to your hip as you jump on the back of a motorcycle.

Balenciaga Classic First Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenciaga Classic First Bag in Normal Leather$1685 USD, €1295 euro, £1025 GBP, $13800 HKD, $2660 AUD, ¥208440 JPY, ¥13050 CNY

Sizes
Balenciaga Classic First Bag13.1’ x 7.4’ x2.5’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga is certainly consistent. The style of the Classic Town is much like the Classic First, Classic City, Mini City, and the Giant 12. Although it has the same outer zip pocket and metal details, this bag has a different shape and a long, wide leather shoulder strap.

Blending the Classic First with the Classic City, Balenciaga brings you the Classic Town in many rich, gorgeous colors, like the royal purple seen above.

Balenciaga Classic Town Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenciaga Classic Town Bag in Normal Leather$1765 USD, €1345 euro, £1050 GBP, $14400 HKD, $2660 AUD, ¥216000 JPY

Sizes
Balenciaga Classic Town Bag13.3′ x 9.4′ x 2.7′ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Classic Traveler Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices
Balenciaga Classic Traveler Bag in Normal Leather$1765 USD, €1345 euro, £1045 GBP, $14400 HKD, $2960 AUD, ¥216000 JPY, ¥13670 CNY

Sizes
Balenciaga Classic Traveler Bag13.6’ x 14.8’ x 3.5’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Mini Cartable Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices (Okt 2016)
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Mini Cartable Bag in Normal Leather$1935 USD, €1295 euro, £1075 GBP, $15800 HKD, $2770 AUD, ¥222480 JPY

Sizes
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Mini Cartable Bag7.4’ x 7’ x 4.3’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Courier Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices (Okt 2016)
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Courier Bag in Normal Leather$1975 USD, €1345 euro, £1095 GBP, $15800 HKD, $2770 AUD, ¥235440 JPY

Sizes
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Courier Bag10.9’ x7.4’ x 3.9’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Cartable S Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices (Okt 2016)
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Cartable S Bag in Normal Leather$2225 USD, €1495 euro, £1245 GBP, $18200 HKD, $3190 AUD, ¥258120 JPY

Sizes
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Cartable S Bag9.4’ x 7.8’ x 3.6’ (W x H x D) inches


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Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Cabas Bag Prices

StylesLatest Prices (March 2017)
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Cabas Bag in Normal Leather$2225 USD, €1545 euro, £1245 GBP, $18200 HKD, $3190 AUD, ¥258120 JPY

Sizes
Balenciaga Le Dix Soft Cabas Bag14.4’ x 10.1’ x 4.9’ (W x H x D) inches
Celine Large Cabas Phantom Bag14′ x 11′ x 8′ inches

Balenciaga Le Dix And Giant 12 Comparison
Wow, what a difference! For Balenciaga’s “Le Dix” collection, the designer has replaced the distressed leather of the Classic and Giant bags with a smooth, thick leather. The rigid and square shapes of the Le Dix line are hot this season, especially with a simple gold clasp almost in the Hermès style. The handle and mirrors are something to be marveled at! Such a simple and elegant style can be worn by anyone – even if they have a little Balenciaga rebel left in them!

The “giant” bags are named for their large metal studs and include styles like the City, the First, the Weekender, and the Day bag. Le dix bags are named after the first flagship boutique on 10 Avenue George V in Paris, and are modeled after vintage ladies’ handbags.

Balenciaga is going back to their roots with these amazing vintage treasures. Right now, the only bags that are available are Le Dix Zip Cartable, Le Dix Cartable M, and Le Dix Cartable S. All three bag styles can be personalized with an engraved message of your choice on the signature key-ring mirror. This option is only available for Le Dix bag styles. Each bag also comes with an adjustable and removable shoulder strap. There’s really no reason not to invest in this timeless classic!

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The Classic Work bag is for the professional. Its square shape and handles are more like a briefcase and it’s the perfect size for an iPad and any notebooks you might carry around.

But don’t be fooled. It still has that Balenciaga look, with all of the unmistakable details. Any working woman with a Balenciaga Classic Work bag is going to be a little bit more mischievous than her co-workers!

Balenciaga Classic Work Bag Prices

Prices as per Oktober 2014: Normal leather; $1695 USD, €1375 euro

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An absolutely gorgeous bag for all occasions! Long and sleek, the bag’s body has just one interior pocket, but it’s enough for all of your daily essentials. With a beautiful thick leather handle attached by metal hardware, you can sling this bag over your shoulder and be ready to go.

And hey, maybe you can break the rules a little bit, and take your Classic Day bag for a night on the town!

Balenciaga Classic Day Bag Prices

Prices as per Oktober 2014: Normal leather; $1145 USD, €825 euro

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A hybrid between the City Bag and the Work Bag, this bag has all of the signature Balenciaga details. It’s a weekender, which means it’s going to be big enough to carry a sweater, a scarf, and maybe a pair of flats tucked away in the bottom.

What are Balenciaga weekenders for? Going on tour, of course! This bag and your guitar are all you really need for the next weekend.

Balenciaga Classic Weekender Bag Prices

Prices as per Oktober 2014: Normal leather; $1595 USD, €1175 euro

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The Part-time bag has a sense of humor. It’s half the size of the Classic Work bag, which means you’ll be needing half of everything else, too. This bag is perfect for those casual days, when all you need is your phone, because you’re going to lunch with friends from out-of-town and you couldn’t possibly think about work!

The Part-time also has the classic shape of the City bag, so you can be a part-time urban adventurer, and a full-time fashionista!

Balenciaga Part-time Bag Prices

Prices as per Oktober 2014: Normal leather; $1595 USD, €1175 euro



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Prices online can differ, these prices are from Balenciaga boutiques.


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COMMENTS
  • Min

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    Hi, I’m looking for my first Balenciaga for use for work/casual. Looking a the Classic City (is there a difference between that and “City” Classic?) in a grey because black is a little save and i don’t wear a lot of navy. Any recommendations? Also if it makes any difference if we buy in London or Paris or Amsterdam?

    September 6, 2014
    • Alex

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      Hi Min, if you got to an official store or distributor, the price should be the same between Paris and Amsterdam. London is almost similar, but it depends on your currency. The City Classic and City Classic is the same if that’s your question.

      September 7, 2014
  • Nata

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    Hi guys,
    Can somebody comment on first classic? I’m thinking about black with pink gold… I heard they are discountinued and not sure if it’s really worst it to buy it or it’s better to get more popular models like City or Town?
    Thanks!

    January 7, 2014
    • Fiona

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      Hi Nata, I would stick to the classic like City. Is it your first Balenciaga bag?

      January 12, 2014
  • Rhaica

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    Hello! Thanks for this great website. For the Tax refund in Europe, does this apply to all branded boutiques? Like balenciaga, Chanel, dior and celine? I’m planning to travel on February of 2014 and saving money to purchase these purses in France as I hear that you can save more in buying there instead here in the US. Thank you so much in advance for your help.

    November 19, 2013
    • Alex

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      Not only boutiques or bags, it apply to all products you purchase in Europe.

      November 20, 2013
  • Hjw

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    hi are the arena classic city and the classic city balenciagas the same bag? i love kendall jenners. do you know which one that happens to be i cant find an accurate response. thanks!

    November 18, 2013
    • Alex

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      I checked it, it’s the same bag, the classic city got the regular hardware. Which bag has Kendall Jenners? Can you post a pic on the forum to see. I saw one pic that she got the classic city in black.

      November 20, 2013
  • mina

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    hi there, is it possible to buy 2010 city bag at stores now? can u confirm that outlets do not have the city bag? what about boutiques in Legnano? do u know if they have them?
    thanks for the infos

    November 9, 2013
  • mina

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    Hi there, Is it possible to buy 2010 City bag on stores? can u confirm that outlets don’t have any city bags that are produced older years. What about boutiques at legnano? I’m thinking of going there next year.

    thanks for the infos

    November 9, 2013
  • alexis

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    Hi! Do you know if the Giant 21 studs are still in production now? thanks!

    November 8, 2013
    • Alex

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      This style has been discontinued last year unfortunately.

      November 9, 2013
  • Kara

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    Hello,

    I am thinking to get a mini city but struggling on the color. I want something casual, chic easy to match. I have my eyes on the Color Dune, I was wondering if anyone knows if that color is hard to take care of, and get ” old” easily?

    Thank you very much,

    Kara

    September 26, 2013
    • Alex

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      I heard that lighter colors of Balenciaga can fade more easily. But it’s how you take care of it, just like any other luxury bags; minimum exposure to the sun, some people try to use rain and stain protection to help the fading problem. I think the color dune is very nice, because it’s neutral.

      September 27, 2013
  • gale

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    Hi sis. For 2013, are there giant gold hardware for balenciaga city? I heard that it was discontinued. However, a friend is selling her newly bought Bbag. Im confused! Thanks so much!

    September 21, 2013
    • Alex

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      Hi Gale, which bbag is your friend selling? Also the city??

      September 23, 2013
  • balover

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    I’d like to ask, what is the difference between the Weekender and the Giant Weekender. .. from the dimension from Barney’s website, it looks the same. ..

    September 13, 2013
    • Alex

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      Please note: Giant doesn’t mean that the bag is bigger. Giant simply refers to the hardware that Balenciaga applies to their bags. (I think you are comparing the Arena classic and Giant Weekender), the sizes is almost similar, but the style is a bit difference. Take a look at the spot where the zipper is located. The giant is more on the top, while the Arena is centered.

      More notice the hardware difference: the classic Arena classic is embellished with small antique brass hardware.

      September 15, 2013
  • Suzy M

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    Hi am thinking of buying the City Bag in Anthracite. Which hardware do you think is better? Gold or silver?

    July 31, 2013
    • Alex

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      I would say gold, but do you generally wear gold ring/necklace or other accessories or silver?

      August 2, 2013
  • Kathy

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    Why there’s no PT and Velo, both are my fave BBag shapes 🙂
    Is it true that the G21 no longer produce, would it make the bag even more desirable to buy or not because it’s too heavy?

    July 11, 2013
    • Alex

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      The older/classic version is discontinued, but you can still get the seasonal colors. I would only buy if the bag is comfortable and practical. How many Balenciaga bags do you have?

      I think the PT and velo are nice bags too, we will add them too later on. Thanks for the suggestion Kathy!

      July 11, 2013
      • Kathy

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        Currently I have two, GSH (21) PT in Anthracite and Velo in Pivoine. Eying on black for my first bbag, but end up falling in love with their range of colors. Going to look for GRGH (12) city black next, but it’s not going to be easy since I live in Asia. Thanks Alex for your reply.

        July 11, 2013
        • Alex

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          Yes, I can totally understand that, Asia. Anytime Kathy.

          July 12, 2013
  • ClaireHPO

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    Hi, what about the Giant Work bag? It is a lot bigger than the classic work?

    June 27, 2013
    • Alex

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      Yes it’s bigger and HEAVIER, the giant is trendy and looks amazing in GHW, but the classic is timeless and never go out of style.

      June 28, 2013
      • ClaireHPO

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        Thanks Alex! 🙂 Have a great weekend ahead!

        June 28, 2013
      • ClaireHPO

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        Btw, do you know where I can find teh measurements for the giant work?

        June 28, 2013
        • Alex

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          The size of Balenciaga giant work: 18”x 10.6” x 8” (l x h x d). This bag is very long, around 16 – 18 inches, it’s big enough to fit 3 times your daily essentials.

          June 30, 2013
          • ClaireHPO

            Hi,Alex, you are SOOOO Right about the work bag! I just saw it for myself at the boutique and it is HUGE! 🙂

            Think I will go for the Velo 🙂

            July 27, 2013
          • Alex

            Gopd to hear that I was helpful =).

            Did you checked the Velo yet? It has a bit longer strap, can easily be worn as messenger/satchel (cross body) or tote.

            July 29, 2013
  • Eira Lilian

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    hiiiii can i just ask if this site is legit? www. balenciagabagsale .co.uk THANK YOU!

    May 15, 2013
  • Lyndsay

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    Hey I was just googling if your Balenciaga bag had to match your outfit lol. I have 3 city bags which are not really hard to match, Black 2010 RGH, Coquelicot (Red) 2012 RGH and Argent 2008 (light gray) GSH and i just added a few days ago a mint green one from fashionphile I am not used to colors. It is a 2007 Vert D’eau. It is a mint green in MOST lights. I believe it was more seafoam when it was brand new but it has oxidized and I was in love with it online because it was mint green. I am not sure about how to wear this color lol. Please help. Thank you 🙂

    May 12, 2013
  • wom

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    I have been looking to buy a bag and finally decided on the city bag. I would prefer to buy it in a fun color but at the same time would prefer a color that I can easily sell in a couple of years and not lose a lot on it. I know some colors are more in demand than others as far as the earlier editions are concerned but what about in the new colors that are out now? Which color(s) would you say would be a good buy?

    April 26, 2013
      • wom

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        sorry about being MIA. you’re right – black is the safest color but more than black, i like parme, bleu mineral, or rose thulian. any thoughts? i’m hoping to order the bag sometime this week and i should really make a trip to neiman (only place where bb are available in the chicagoland area) to see how much i like these colors in person but i’m too lazy to drive 45 minutes. 🙂

        May 6, 2013
  • Heya, I saw someone carrying a B bag on her shoulder yesterday and really liked how it looked. Can you advise, of the range above, which ones can be carried comfortably on the shoulder? I.e. the bag won’t be stuck just below the underarm. I’m looking at the Classic First and Classic City. Are they good shoulder bags to bring around?

    April 24, 2013
      • Chan

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        Looking at the website (http://www.balenciaga.fr/fr/shop-products/accessories/women/handbags/classic/balenciaga-classic-city_805222609.html) I like the black (it’s very classic) but love how the leather looks in Rose Coral and Dune (beige). The black’s leather looks very similar to Miu Miu’s glazed leather so not sure how long it will last before it starts tearing. I haven’t use my Miu Miu long enough to tell yet.

        April 24, 2013
  • bette

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    HI – what about the Town bag? A bit smaller than the City. The Town comes with a LONG cross body strap. I prefer the shoulder strap, but it appears only the City has that shorter strap. I bought my BB in classic bronze hardware, not the Giant silver or gold. I think the large hardware could go out of fashion and I want to use this handbag a long time. Your thoughts?

    March 30, 2013
  • sam11

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    Hi Sassy. What do you think about the factory outlets of Balenciaga in Florence? Does someone here have any idea what model of bags they have there? Do you think it’s worth going there as it is like an hour drive from the city itself? Thanx!

    March 22, 2013
  • Mezza

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    Hi there, can’t believe I’ve never stumbled upon this site while googling and drooling over bags! I am absolutely in love with the Balenciaga bags right now but so torn between the city, velo and the first! I love how the First looks like but I think I prefer a broader bottom for the bag to sit properly. I’m only about 5 feet tall so I also don’t want the bag to be too big and too heavy to carry. I know you’ve recommended the black or the blue for the first Balenciaga bag to buy but I don’t know where I can get a giant gold one (because the giant gold ones are really just so cute!), whichever the size of the bag. I also usually wear dark clothing so I’m afraid of color transfers.. =(

    Help! Which one should I opt for?

    March 18, 2013
  • Name

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    hello, I was wondering which bag is best for a 5’6 girl? I prefer a medium sized bag too. Also, is the hand and shoulder bag better than the hand bag only?

    March 13, 2013
  • sam11

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    Oh, i just saw that you want me to buy in Rome. Is there a difference if i buy in Milan? Coz our sched is kinda loaded in Rome. In Milan, i scheduled some shopping. Thanx!

    March 7, 2013
  • sam11

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    Hi Sassy. I guess you’re right. Tangerine will choose the color of the outfits & it looks so casual for me. Whereas, Cassis can be used night or day. And i guess, i will just go for the Town as i already have big totes like Speedy 40 & Sukey large…..but then, we’ll see when i’m already in the store, i’ll try City & Town first. Anyway, it’s only a US$100 difference. And yeah, Milan it is!
    Thank you again & i’m so happy discussing all these with you! GOD bless you.

    March 7, 2013
  • sam11

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    Hi there. Where do you think is the best city in Italy to buy Balenciaga? And which do you prefer for a 4’11” girl like me, a City or Town? Will the color tangerine last for long or i’ll just go for the safe color like the Cassis? Thanx & so excited to be in Europe in May.

    March 6, 2013
        • BB

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          I am 4″10 1/2″ and I went with the Classic City bag for my first handbag. I think it is the perfect size. I would go with the City bag. Hope you have a great time in Europe!

          March 8, 2013
  • Nedian

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    I went crazy over the mini Balenciaga. It was about they released it.

    March 5, 2013
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