Motorcycle Bag History

   Balenciaga 2001-2002







Balenciaga First and Second Season Lariat Motorcycle Bags

Balenciaga First Season (F/W '01) & Second Season (S/S '02) Motorcycle Bag History

Early Moto-Bag Styles Found with Flat Brass Hardware:

Design Evolution: was this Black Pebbled Caribou Leather "Logo" Pre-Moto Bag reworked into the first lariat classique? style # unknown (old BB logo branding) (7"h x 12"w x 1.5"d)
Balenciaga Black Pebbled Caribou Logo Pre-Moto Bag
Chocolate Pebbled Caribou Leather "Lariat/Classique/First" style # unknown (prototype & 1st season only) (8"h x 13.5"w x 2.75"d)

Balenciaga Chocolate Pebbled Caribou First Motorcycle Bag

Black Smooth Nappa Leather "Lariat/Classique/First" style # 100667 (7.4"h x 13"w x 2.5"d)
Balenciaga Black Smooth Flat Brass First Motorcycle Bag
Navy Arena Chèvre Leather "Lariat/Classique/First" style # 100667 (7.4"h x 13"w x 2.5"d)
Balenciaga Navy Silky Arena Flat Brass First Motorcycle Bag

Burgundy Pebbled Caribou Leather "Tote" (Sac Plat) style # unknown (prototype & 1st season only) (14"h x 12.5"w)
Balenciaga Burgundy Pebbled Caribou Flat Brass Tote Motorcycle Bag
Black Arena Chèvre Leather "Hobo" style # 100666 (13"h x 14.5"w)

Balenciaga Black Silky Arena Flat Brass Hobo Motorcycle Bag

Natural Vachette Leather Trim & Black/White Stripe Fabric "Hobo" style # 100666 (logo-printed lining) (13"h x 14.5"w)
Balenciaga Black/White Stripe Flat Brass Hobo Motorcycle Bag
Chocolate Smooth Nappa Leather "Village" style # unknown (prototype & 1st season only) (8"h x 12"w x 4.5"d)
Balenciaga Chocolate Smooth Village Motorcycle Bag

Black Arena Chèvre Leather "Twin" Messenger style # unknown (prototype & 1st season only) (9"h x 11.5"w x 0.5"d)
Balenciaga Black Silky Arena Twin Messenger Motorcycle Bag
Black Smooth Nappa Leather Trim & Navy Fabric "Sac" Hobo style # unknown (prototype & 1st season only) (14"h x 13"w)
Balenciaga Black Smooth/Navy Fabric Sac Hobo Motorcycle Bag

Black Smooth Nappa Leather & Navy Fabric "XL Courier" Messenger style # unknown (prototype & 1st season only) (17"h x 26"w x 10"d)
Balenciaga Black Smooth/Navy Fabric Extra Courier Motorcycle Bag
Original Balenciaga Flat Brass Moto-Bags Spotted on Stephanie Seymour, Kourtney Kardashian, and Winona Ryder.

Balenciaga Prototype Moto-Bags Spotted on Winona Ryder - Stephanie Seymour - Kourtney Kardashian


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