IKEA respond brilliantly to that $2,150 handbag that is basically just their carrier bag 5 years ago

IKEA respond brilliantly to that $2,150 handbag that is basically just their carrier bag

You might remember this story for a few days ago...

Basically, fashion powerhouse Balenciaga debuted their new handbag, and many, MANY people quickly noticed the similarities between it and the regular IKEA carrier bag.

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In fact, the biggest difference was that the fashionable bag was around $2,150, while IKEA's carrier bag retails at $0.90.

Well, IKEA being IKEA, they never let a good opportunity to be funny pass them by, and just about our international point for the company weighed in with a humorous statement or image...

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IKEA Hong Kong said: "Sturdy, classy, and now a fashion baby. We love FRAKTA blue bags for so many reasons, now we got you more ideas to use and reuse our blue bags."