A TRENDY designer is flogging a bag which looks just like one made to carry laundry – for £1,150.
Balenciaga’s blue, white and red check-patterned offering is 42,492 per cent more expensive than a lookalike on sale on Amazon for £2.70.
The Spanish firm – a favourite with Premier League stars – says its Women’s Barbes Medium East-West Shopper Bag is made from calfskin and boasts two top handles, two removable straps and two inner pockets.
The online version, from Homewares Direct, is almost twice as big and is four-star rated.
One shopper said: “They look almost identical. It’s staggering the difference in price.”
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