Ladies, look at your handbag, or the clutch you own. Now look at this. The “1001 Nights Diamond Purse” by Mouawad.
If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, then there will be few women in the world who won’t swoon over this handbag. Crowned by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s most expensive, the “1001 Nights Diamond Purse” is valued at $3.8 million. (Roughly 30 million rand)
On the creation of this verrry expensive bag, Pascal Mouawad, said: ‘Just as the tales of Scheherazade have captivated readers with their intricately woven plots of uninhibited passion and daring, The Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond Purse is designed to mesmerise with its lavish attention to detail and elaborate workmanship incorporating thousands of diamonds.’
Fred Mouawad added: ‘This breathtaking creation is a unique masterpiece… not only is it one of a kind but it is also the world’s most valuable, intensifying its power to enchant those who have the privilege of wearing it.’
The luxury jewellery brand was founded by David Mouawad in 1890.