What Not To Invest In
I talk a lot about investment pieces. I even did an entire episode of Fashion Friday on it! While I do think that investing your money and voting with your dollar is incredibly important, there are a few things that just aren't worth the money that people spend on them. Here are just some of the things that you're better off pinching your pennies on.
Did you know that the glasses you buy at Target are made in the same location as Chanel, Gucci, Versace, Stella McCartney, and countless others? They are all owned by an Italian based company called Luxottica. Sunglass Hut carries brands that you pay hundreds for, that were made right next to the $20 pair. You may like the looks of them, but at the end of the day, you are just going to bend them, break them, or leave them on the bar one Friday night. It's better to "go get yourself some cheap sunglasses" as ZZ Top says. For instance, there was a special I just watched on trends for Spring 2017 that included a $400 pair of aviators with yellow lenses. I got an identical pair at Pre to Post Modern Vintage for $12. I've attached the 60 minutes special on Luxottica so you can learn more!
OK, so, this is a bit of a grey area. I don't condone going to the nearest Forever 21 and buying them all out of their Arrow bracelets and midi rings. But as far as your "going out" jewelry, it d