Founded in 1837 as a harness maker, a legacy that endures in the Hermes "horse & carriage" logo. The brand is renowned for their impeccable quality and enduring styles, like the iconic Kelly and Birkin bags. Jane Birkin auctioned off her namesake handbag for charity in 2009 for $101,000. A great messenger for everyday use. Fits all your essentials plus an ipad or 12" laptop.