IKEA’s Funny Response to Balenciaga’s Copycat Tote Bag

By April 26, 2017Fashion News

You can now get the designer look for less at IKEA.

Balenciaga has recently released their IKEA-inspired blue tote bag. Would you pay $2, 145 for it? You can get Balenciaga Arena Extra-Large Shopper Tote Bag here or opt for the original IKEA Frakta here.

Stella Monteiro, sales leader for IKEA UK and Ireland, said: ”We are extremely flattered to seemingly be an inspiration for the latest catwalk designs for Balenciaga. Our IKEA Frakta tote is one of our most iconic products which are already owned and loved by millions – now the many people truly can get the designer look for less.”

IKEA’s advertising agency partner Acne stated: ”It’s not every day you hear about a world-renowned fashion house copying the design of a blue plastic bag. So when Balenciaga did just that, IKEA put together a swift response – giving customers some tips on how to know that their Frakta blue bag is the real deal.”

Check out IKEA’s tips below to make sure you are able to identify the original bag:

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