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Why is it expensive: The Louis Vuitton Neverfull bag

Functional and stylish, Louis Vuitton’s Neverfull bag is a favourite of women who are on-the-go. Known for its craftsmanship, the bag was launched in 2007 and since then has been celebrated as one of the most significant Louis Vuitton products.

Louis Vuitton Neverfull
Louis Vuitton Neverfull

Should you go for a Louis Vuitton Neverfull Bag?

In a luxury space where handy, mini bags are making a defining statement, Louis Vuitton’s Neverfull bag owing to its oversized silhouette is celebrated for its practicality.

Primarily available in three versions, Monogram Canvas, Damier Ebene and Damier Azur, the bag has lately become a canvas for a number of artists such as Stephen Sprouse, Yayoi Kusama, and Takashi Murakami, all rolling out their own versions of the bag.

How to accessorise the Louis Vuitton Neverfull?

One of Louis Vuitton’s best art collaborations: Monogram Graffiti, Homage to Stephen Sprouse, Special Edition Bags. Image: Courtesy Louis Vuitton

When it comes to canvas totes and other Louis Vuitton bags, the Neverfull bag has acquired a respectable status. Add exquisite gold hardware and vachetta leather shoulder straps, the bag is near perfection.

Vachetta is an untreated, grainy, vegetable-tanned leather. Neverfull gives an ultra-roomy feel without feeling bulky. So, be it your books, your laptop, and other essentials, it is an all-rounder that can carry everything.

Louis Vuitton Neverfull

Louis Vuitton Neverfull Neo

In 2014, Louis Vuitton launched the limited edition Neverfull Neo. This version saw the regular tote being accompanied by an extra pouch. You can get creative and carry the pouch as it is as well.

How can you customise the Louis Vuitton Neverfull?

Over a couple of years, the inner lining of the tote is also available in a variety of colours. Among all of this, customisation makes Louis Vuitton Neverfull a coveted luxury bag. Right from the kind of leather, quality, material, patterns and hardware to even opting for hand painted designer versions, if you are a bag aficionado, Louis Vuitton will create your own version for you. Think of it as a limited edition Louis Vuitton created exclusively for you.

Louis Vuitton Neverfull

Fashion icons sporting the luxury handbag

From Diane Kruger, Katie Homes to Reese Witherspoon, Hollywood’s famous celebrities have been seen carrying this oversized luxury tote with designer outfits.

Customisation options for Louis Vuitton handbags

Louis Vuitton Neverfull

Customisation services are the selling point of Louis Vuitton bags. The customisation menu is categorised into different genres such as LV Heritage, Cities, and LV Pop. These come with their own set of exclusive embellishments and different price tags to suit everyone’s needs.

Cost of the Louis Vuitton Neverfull handbag

Louis Vuitton Neverfull handbag comes at a hefty cost of $1,000 (Rs. 73,000) and the price tag can extend up to $3,200 (Rs. 2,30,000) depending on the customisation categories such as materials (crocodile leather, and canvas, among others), exclusivity, quality, production cost and size one goes for.

Every Neverfull is available in three different sizes – PM, which is the smallest of the Neverfull price tag bracket; MM, which is the medium-sized bag and needless to say, is the most popular; while, GM is the largest and the most expensive Louis Vuitton bag of the three. It is perfect for your travels.

Why are Louis Vuitton bags so expensive?

The overall cost of these luxury handbags also depends on the production cost in different countries, their local taxes, production, demand, and supply. Louis Vuitton bags made in France, Spain, and Italy are more expensive than the rest of the world for their exclusivity and superior quality.

Resale value

Despite their hefty prices, Louis Vuitton bags have quality comparable to its other luxury counterparts such as Chanel and Hermès. Therefore, its resale value in the current market is high, making Louis Vuitton bags a valuable luxury investment.

Where can I buy Louis Vuitton bags?

If you are not ready to spend thousands of dollars on a handbag yet, you can go for Neverfull PM. You can buy it from the official Louis Vuitton store offline or online via the brand’s global partner sites.

Once again, just like every iconic Louis Vuitton product, it is the attention to detail that makes Neverfull an expensive and coveted bag that every fashion lover will value.

All Images: Courtesy Louis Vuitton Instagram