When a bag reaches the coveted status of being universally recognized by name - Birkin, Stam, Alexa - it ascends into the “It” ranks of fashion history. Often inspired by model or fashionista muses, these designer bags come with a never-ending waitlist and weighty price tag to boot.

To honor these iconic beauties, we’re taking a look back at the bags that have swept the hearts of fashionistas everywhere:

The Most Iconic "It" Bags | The Stylitics Report

Sources: StylistMarie ClaireBustle.