Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 8

Hermes Kelly Pochette Lime Yellow Fluo Gold Clutch Cut Bag Y Stamp, 2020

US$18,850

About

Hermes Kelly Pochette Lime Yellow Gold Hardware Clutch Cut Bag NEW Just purchased from Hermes store; bag bears new 2020 Y Stamp. Brand New in Box. Store fresh. Pristine condition (with plastic on hardware). Perfect gift! Comes with sleeper and orange Hermes box. Kelly Pochette is so very rare, and has been seen on many socialites and fashionista including Giovanna Battaglia. Lime is an utterly spectacular drop-dead gorgeous fluo yellow. Widely adored by celebs and socialites, Hermes Lime has been out of production for a long time. This Pochette is is part of a very limited reissue of a cult-favorite color. A total head turner, this Lime Kelly Pochette is equally sublime with whites and denims, as it is with beiges and greys. Accented with lush gold hardware, it is a stunning and luxurious statement piece. A precious little jewel that will turn heads everywhere you go! Wear it with jeans and sneakers, wear it with a dress and sandals. You will turn heads everywhere you go with this divine Kelly Pochette--in the Hamptons, St Barts, or Palm Beach. Don't miss it- you will not find highly coveted Pochette in brand new condition again.

Details

  • Designer
  • Brand
  • Design
  • Dimensions
    Height: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)Width: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)Depth: 2.75 in. (6.99 cm)
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU130212060152

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    US$110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: New York, NY
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more

About the Design

Kelly Bag

Designed by Hermès
In 1837, Thierry Hermès (1801–78) founded his eponymous luxury goods company in Paris as a saddle manufacturer, serving the era’s carriage trade. In 1880, under the stewardship of Thierry's son Émile-Charles, fine riding gear was added to its offerings to complement the saddles. The company expanded their workshops to design handbags nearly half a century later. The Kelly bag, originally introduced as the Sac à dépêches (“the dispatch bag”) in 1935, was designed by Robert Dumas, son-in-law to Thierry's grandson Émile-Maurice Hermes. Created for independent women who wanted a piece that was both luxurious and efficient, the Kelly bag has a trapezoid shape, two triangular gussets, a sculpted flap and handle. To this day, the understated bag comprises 36 individual leather pieces, 16 studs and a signature padlock and leather key cover, with three layers of leather at the base to ensure the bag can stand upright. Each Kelly bag takes between 18 and 25 hours to produce, and its 680 hand stitches owe solely to one Hermès artisan. The Kelly bag earned its name during preproduction on Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 film, To Catch a Thief. Costume designer Edith Head sourced products from Hermès to outfit actress Grace Kelly, who fell in love with the Sac à Dépêches and continued to carry it long after the movie wrapped. Months after marrying Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1956, she was spotted carrying a brown pigskin Sac to shield her pregnancy from the paparazzi. And while the oft-repeated claim that Kelly and her bag appeared on a Life magazine cover isn’t true, photography of the actress and her cherished accessory began to appear everywhere at the time, and the bag’s profile suddenly skyrocketed. In 1977 Hermès officially changed the item’s name to the Kelly bag. Less than a decade later, Hermès introduced another handbag to its collection, also named after a style symbol, the Birkin bag. The Paris-based British actress Jane Birkin sat next to Hermès CEO Jean-Louis Dumas — Robert's son — on an Air France flight. He noticed her overflowing handbag, and she told him she longed for “a handbag that is bigger than the Kelly but smaller than Serge’s suitcase,” in reference to her then-romantic partner, the French musician Serge Gainsbourg. The Birkin bag was created in 1984, joining the Kelly in Hermès’ permanent collection.
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in New York, NY
Recognized Seller
These prestigious sellers are industry leaders and represent the highest echelon for item quality and design.
1stDibs seller since 2015
347 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: <1 hour
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Hermes Green Yellow Leather Gold Evening Top Handle Satchel Bag
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Leather Gold tone hardware Zipper closure Leather lining Date code present Made in France Handle drop 6" Measures 8" W x 6" H x 3" D Includes dust bag 100% authenticity guaranteed ...
Category

Late 20th Century Top Handle Bags

Hermes Black Exotic Lizard Gold Evening Kelly Style Top Handle Satchel Bag
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Lizard Gold tone hardware Leather lining Made in France Handle drop 4.75" Measures 9.25" W x 6" H x 2.75" D Includes dust bag 100% authenticity guaranteed NEWFOUND LUXURY is the p...
Category

Late 20th Century Top Handle Bags

Hermes Purple Leather Gold Evening Kelly Style Top Handle Satchel Bag in Box
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Leather Gold tone hardware Leather lining Date code present Made in France Handle drop 4.5" Measures 10" W x 6.5" H x 3" D Includes dust bag and box 100% authenticity guaranteed ...
Category

Late 20th Century Top Handle Bags

Hermes Ivory Exotic Lizard Gold Evening Kelly Style Top Handle Satchel Bag
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Lizard Gold tone hardware Leather lining Date code present Made in France Handle drop 4.5" Measures 10" W x 6.5" H x 3" D 100% authenticity guaranteed NEWFOUND LUXURY is the premi...
Category

Late 20th Century Top Handle Bags

Hermes Cognac Brown Canvas Small Mini Top Handle Satchel Evening Bag
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Hermes Cognac Brown Canvas Small Mini Top Handle Satchel Evening Bag Canvas Fabric Silver tone hardware Snap closure Woven lining Made in France Handle drop 6" Measures 8.75" W x 1...
Category

Late 20th Century Top Handle Bags

Hermes Black Leather Drag Silver Buckle Top Handle Satchel Flap Bag
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Leather Silver tone hardware Leather lining Buckle closure Date code present Made in France Top handle drop 5.5" Measures 12.5" W x 9" H x 4.75" D Includes dust bag 100% authenticit...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

Hermes Blue Yellow White Leather Sac Small Top Handle Kelly Satchel Evening Bag
By Hermès
Located in Chicago, IL
Leather Gold tone hardware Made in France Handle drop 4.75" Measures 9.75" W x 6" H x 1.25" D Includes dust bag 100% authenticity guaranteed NEWFOUND LUXURY is the premier luxury...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

Hermès Camel Leather Jige Elan Clutch
By Hermès
Located in Torre Del Greco, IT
Hermès handbag made of camel-colored leather. The bag is in good condition except for some internal stains.
Category

1960s Top Handle Bags

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery