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Buying a Chanel bag is a wonderful and often very satisfying endeavor. With so many different styles to choose from, the possibilities with Chanel are endless. The first thing you’ll want to consider is size. Chanel has mastered the art of handbags in every size. What is this bag for? Is it something you’ll want to use during the day? At work? Maybe you’re looking for a new small cross body bag to use on the weekends, or on vacation. Or perhaps a beautiful evening bag. Chanel bags, whether classic styles, limited editions, or seasonal styles, often come in a large range of sizes. Be sure to check a bag’s measurements before bidding or buying so that you’re aware of what you’re getting. Since many Chanel bags are produced in multiple sizes, mere photos of the bags can be deceiving.

The next thing you’ll want to consider is material. Chanel has a few classic leathers to choose from. Arguably the most popular leather is Caviar, a sturdy grained leather that will last forever. The counterpart is their smooth lambskin, which is supple and luxurious, but can scuff easily if you’re not careful. Chanel’s distressed lambskin is also a popular choice, especially for the Reissue style Flap Bags.

Color is an area where Chanel really shines. Using complex dyeing processes, the house can create shades and hues so stunning no other brand is able to match their splendor. But of course, classic colors like black and beige are Chanel’s bread and butter. When deciding if a color is right for you, think about how the bag will work with various other pieces in your wardrobe. Is this a color that will work well with multiple outfits? The right bag can be the keystone that pulls together many outfits, so buying one in the right color is an extremely important decision. The final item to consider is the hardware, it is advisable to buy a bag with hardware that matches the jewelry you wear most.

When buying a bag on the secondary market, be sure to check for condition. Buying a bag that is in less than perfect condition can save you a bundle off the retail price, but be sure you’re aware of what you’re getting. The most common thing to check are the corners and the handles. Heritage’s high definition photos allow you to see every detail of the bag very clearly so be sure to check those out carefully. Also, make sure you’re aware of what accessories you’re getting with the bag. Buying an item that is missing something like the keys or shoulder strap can lower the price further, but make sure you are aware of what you’re getting.

 

Chanel Bags and Accessories Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Chanel Diamond & 18K White Gold Secret Camellia Watch Pristine Condition 1.5" Width x 6" Length
Chanel Diamond & 18K White Gold Secret Camellia Watch Pristine Condition 1.5" Width x 6" Length ...
Lot 58011
Auction 5306
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
$37,500.00
Chanel 18K White Gold, Diamond & Cultured Pearl Lady's Watch Pristine Condition 1" Width x 7" Length...
Chanel 18K White Gold, Diamond & Cultured Pearl Lady's Watch Pristine Condition 1" Width x 7" Length ...
Lot 58262
Auction 5257
Thursday, December 8, 2016
$31,250.00
Chanel Matte Brown Crocodile Medium Double Flap Bag with Silver Hardware Excellent to Pristine Condition 10" Width...
Chanel Matte Brown Crocodile Medium Double Flap Bag with Silver Hardware Excellent to Pristine Condition 10" Width x...
Lot 58268
Auction 5244
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
$23,750.00
Chanel Black Shiny Crocodile Jumbo Classic Single Flap Bag with Gold Hardware
Chanel Black Shiny Crocodile Jumbo Classic Single Flap Bag with Gold Hardware ...
Lot 56169
Auction 5093
Sunday, April 29, 2012
$22,500.00
Chanel Fuchsia Alligator Small Classic Flap Bag with Gold Hardware Condition: 1 8" Width x 5" Height x 2.5&quo...
Chanel Fuchsia Alligator Small Classic Flap Bag with Gold Hardware Condition: 1 8" Width x 5" Height x 2.5" Depth...
Lot 58004
Auction 5342
Sunday, March 25, 2018
$21,250.00

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PLEASE NOTE: All prices realized reflect the final hammer price PLUS the buyer's premium in auctions that charge a buyer's premium. Each item has a notation at the top of the listing indicating whether that lot included a buyer's premium. All information listed is intended to be as accurate as possible, but errors are possible. Please use this guide carefully and inform us of any inaccuracies.



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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Chanel Black Leather and Ponyhair Shopping Tote with Drawstring Condition: 3 13.5" Width x 12" Height x 5"...
Chanel Black Leather and Ponyhair Shopping Tote with Drawstring Condition: 3 13.5" Width x 12" Height x 5" Depth This bag is done in black ponyhair with quilted leather accenting. It features two woven chain and leather shoulder straps. There is a black quilted band with an inset black leather drawstring that can be pulled closed offering an alternate styling. The hardware is in antique silver. There has been some loss to the ponyhair caused by the rubbing of the chain against the top edge. There is fraying to the quilted stitching near one of the grommets. There is scratching to the base hardware with some color loss.

Auction 5350
Monday, September 24, 2018
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Chanel Set of Two; Black & Gold Enamel Earrings & Bracelet Excellent Condition .5" Width x .5"...
Chanel Set of Two; Black & Gold Enamel Earrings & Bracelet Excellent Condition .5" Width x .5" Height 6" Length x .5" Height This set of two in
Lot 18036
Auction 251529
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
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Chanel Gold CC Diamond Shaped Necklace Very Good Condition 1.5" Width x 31" Length This necklace is done in go...
Chanel Gold CC Diamond Shaped Necklace Very Good Condition 1.5" Width x 31" Length This necklace is done in gold tone, featuring a diamond shaped CC pendant
Lot 17011
Auction 251536
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
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Chanel Gold Chain Rue 31 Cambon Necklace Very Good Condition 34" Length This necklace is done in gold tone metal an...
Chanel Gold Chain Rue 31 Cambon Necklace Very Good Condition 34" Length This necklace is done in gold tone metal and features a Chanel 31 Rue Cambon medallio
Lot 17024
Auction 251536
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
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Chanel Black Quilted Lambskin Leather Flap Bag with Brass Hardware Very Good Condition 10" Width x 5" Height x...
Chanel Black Quilted Lambskin Leather Flap Bag with Brass Hardware Very Good Condition 10" Width x 5" Height x 2" Depth, 15" Shoulder Drop This Chanel bag offers a uniq
Lot 17003
Auction 251541
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
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