Keira Knightley's Must-Have Bag Sells Out

03/20/2007 at 05:47 PM ET

Frantic fashionistas (yes, okay, myself included) waited in line for hours in London this morning in hopes of snagging the latest must-have designer bag. The I’m Not A Plastic Bag by Anya Hindmarch has been spotted the arm of Keira Knightley, it has an eco friendly message and wait for it… costs just £5 (or $10)!!! So off I go, at 9:30 AM, and I see a crowd of 300 or so people standing in the freezing cold outside the Knightsbridge store, yikes! With only a limited number on sale I decided to hot foot it to the department store Harvey Nichols and got there just in time to see a crowd running (yes, actually running) through the front doors. Walking through the store’s designer bag department amongst the Mulberry’s and Chloe’s seemed ironic but it was worth it, as bag in hand, I leave the store, triumphant . . . after all I have to do my bit for the environment, right? — Monique Jessen

Photo: Malibu Media

FILED UNDER: Bags , Eco-Friendly
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rachel on

the bag’s okay.
she looks a little goth like though!
add volume to her hair and stick on some extensions!

R on

Wow. 10$ that’s amazing for such a chic bag. I’m glad you got your bag though. I’m going to have to wait my turn in line (or online) for this one if they get anymore out.

May on

Like the bag!
It looks comfortable to carry around but isnt this bag about the same size that Jessica Simpson had. This would also make a good diaper!!

Naomi on

I think the idea of the bag is fabulous! But Keira looks awful!

alice on

I love the bag, its a great idea. As for Keira, she probably went out to buy milk or something, who cares how she looks?


Kiera looks so gorgeous here :O She’s always a beautiful girl, but wow! Love the bag too, I’d definetly buy it.

d on

So when not making movies someone doesn’t wax her eyebrows. Is she normally that pale?

rachel on

just saw the bag from different view!
LOVE IT! AND FOR $10!!!!

KT from Cda on

I agree with Naomi on this one. It really doesn’t look like her though. A few months ago her hair was much shorter I thought.

Shauna on

How is it that the $10 bag looks better than the $42,000 bag?…Somethings about this world I will never understand.

and Keira needs to take a vacation, get a tan and eat some chocolate, she’s starting to scare little kids.

Stacie on

Wow, that bag looks boring. Like you could snag it from Target or something. I’ll stick w/my LV’s!

Ashley on

Love the bag. Love the concept. Keira looks unhealthy in this picture.

Autumn on

The bag: Cute. Keira? Not so much. The girl needs to eat something. There is skinny and then there is sickly. I am so over this trend of sickly looking celebs.

Elda on

cute and cheap, now that’s what i’m talking about!! p.s. i like Keira’s sweater, it’s something i would wear!

steph on

e.t. phone home

Laurs on

The bag rocks, Keira needs to eat a sammich.

Ashley on

I love these comments…you gals crack me up! Too funny!

Alice on

She looks like a girl who left the house without make-up. Who cares?

rt on

This girl has lost so much weight since Pirates. She says she doesn’t have an eating disorder, but pictures don’t lie!

lala on

~the bag is cute…but what is up with her, she looks like the walking dead, so thin and pale!


Well remeber she is 5’7 and it kinda makes a person look thinner.And in Bend it Like Beckham she was pretty thin anyways,although I do think the poor girl overworks herself x]

Ashley on

The bag isn’t great at all and the only reason people even think that it is is because the STARS are supporting it. The bag is not creative at all. KMART

Summy on

Any bag that promotes the environment is good! And celebrity’s are allowed to look like us common folk. Do you glam to run out and buy the newspaper?
And when is everyone going to stop talking about stick thin, aneorexic, chubby, fat? Get over it, you are who you are.

Faaiza on

You’re right… don’t have to look glam, but my god…she looks like she’s dying but then again I guess some people like heroin chic.

londonbabywales on


Got it ages a go; loads of room and nice detailing ‘we are what we do’

But – Miranda from Sex and The city; had a bag like this only it was over the shoulder ‘dont use plastic bags’

lulu on

what? i am not a plastic bag? i dont get it. it looks really tacky

Star on

wow, apparently becoming a celebrity means people lose their self restraint when talking about you. Does her celeb status indicate that she lost her feelings and has the right to be talked about in such a way? I wonder if a picture was posted of us in a daily paper and we were to be picked apart for everyday we looked like we normally do, would be as thick skinned as we expect them to be?

$diana$ on

i lyk the bag but it was all sold out wen i went to town:[

ive just looked on ebay and sum are up 2 £75.00


lynn on

hello, how can I get this bag in Burnaby and how much is it :)

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