In the House of Hermès, purple is not purple, but Anemone, or Parme. Blue is not blue, but Blue Atoll, Mykonos, or Ciel. When is time to shop for a Birkin you can choose different leathers, different hardware, and of course, many different colors. But what are some of the most popular ones out there? Our Senior Director of Handbags and Accessories, Elizabeth Bernstein, gives us handy guide to the most popular Birkin bag colors.
The classiest of colors. If you’re a first-time Birkin buyer you can’t go wrong with black; it goes with everything!
Gold is actually the Hermès signature camel color, not to be confused with gold metallic. This color is one of Hermès’ oldest and most classic. It goes with everything as its a perfect neutral camel color.
Orange H Birkin bag $21,750
Orange H is the most famous Hermès color. It is their signature orange, which is highly representative of Hermès because of their orange boxes. Surprisingly enough, this color is also a good neutral to be paired with tan, brown, blues, greens, reds, etc. Hermès adopted the Orange H in the 1960s, when they were inspired by the Orient and their mysticism.