Artist and sculptor Barbara Segal has taken the iconic Hermes Birkin Bag and turned them into works of art, carving them completely out of stone. Yes, I said it, stone. Imagine that, walking into your foyer and having a limited edition Birkin bag just sitting there waiting to be marveled at. I am crying with joy just thinking about it. Her inspiration for this series stems from society’s long-standing obsession with status symbols and her own ambivalent relationship with them. Her work is stunning. Scroll down for more.
Photos via Barbara Segel