In collaboration with M. Davis.

Some accessories are and always will be considered chic and in style because they are classic and timeless.

So, if you are in the market for any new accessories, it may be good to invest in such items, since they may be worn for years to come. The cost per wear could even end up being less than what you’d spend on one that is less expensive but also lesser quality.

Here are five accessories that will last you for years to come and are well worth the investment:

1. A Gold Watch

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A gold watch is an item that everyone can appreciate having in their collection. It is timeless and classic.

And not only can you enjoy it throughout your own lifetime, but it also makes for a great piece to pass down. In stores like Pisa Orologeria for example, there are many brands of luxury watches to choose from that are of incredible quality and are simply gorgeous. When you make this purchase be sure to choose something classic that you know you will love forever.

2. Pearl Earrings

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Pearl earrings are stunning and classic. They are one of the most common jewelry pieces to be passed down through generations too!

While there are incredible options on the market, opting for a pair of pearl earrings that is high quality means not only will they last longer, but they will also maintain their quality and look.

3. Large Black Sunglasses

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A pair of large black sunglasses will quickly become one of your most-used items. They are a chic everyday item that can pull together and elevate any outfit. This is a particularly great investment if you already know which frame shape is perfect for you and would like to invest in.

A high-quality frame that will withstand years of use is how you want to invest in this piece, and consider upgrades such as polarized lenses so that they not only look beautiful but they are also practical for use.

Tip: To ensure you love this pair for years to come, invest in a classic frame shape and color, opposed to a trendy frame that you may not like in just a couple of years.

4. Classic Leather Tote Bag

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A classic leather tote bag is an everyday bag that will get a ton of use out of. If you opt for a high-quality leather tote bag, it will maintain its shape and wear even with consistent use! Just be sure to maintain it with a proper bag protectant or leather maintenance product.

When you purchase your bag, be sure to check into the required maintenance for it and that you are comfortable with doing that. That can help to ensure that your bag lasts you even longer.

5. Trench Coat

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A trench coat is a classic piece to have in your wardrobe, as you can wear it any season and it elevates every outfit. A trench coat of high quality that fits you perfectly is well worth the investment, as you will find yourself reaching for it more often the more confident you feel in it.

Do you have any favorite classic accessories that you’d like to share?

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