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$55,000 pharm backpack

Post title inspired by Tyrone’s $450,000 crack party. (One of the best “Chappelle’s Show” skits ever.)

Moving on… 

Last year, the Olsen twins designed a $39,000 crocodile backpack for their label The Row. It sold out, and now they’re upping the ante− with pharmaceuticals.

Ashley and Mary-Kate have teamed with artist Damien Hirst to create the Perscription Pills backpack. (Nope, that’s not a typo.)


There are only 12 available (hence the 12/12/2012 release date, I’m guessing) and they’ll be sold exclusively at They’re rumored to cost $55,000 each. 

Um, OK.

No word on whether the pills are real or fake, but Hirst used 6,000 hand-painted resin and plaster pills to fill a stainless steel medicine cabinet back in 2000 for his work The Void.