AFTER THE MEATBALLS, the most iconic thing IKEA has ever given the world is the big blue shopping bag for 70c.
Behold its glory:
It’s always there for you.
However, in a delightfully surreal twist, US designer Balenciaga has debuted an “extra-large shopper tote bag” of their own.
And it looks *slightly* familiar
Sure, it’s made out of “blue wrinkled, glazed leather” but anyone can see that this is the IKEA bag – just in fancier form.
And, worst of all, it’s coming in with a lovely $2145 (€2000) price tag attached.
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We’ll put them side by side so we can bask in the ~inspiration~ for this piece
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IKEA themselves even commented on the new Balenciaga product, telling Today:
We are deeply flattered that the Balenciaga tote bag resembles the Ikea iconic sustainable blue bag for 99 cents. Nothing beats the versatility of a great big blue bag!
We’d have to agree.
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