One of the great ongoing battles of fashion is what you should spend real money on versus what you should buy on the cheap. In a world more and more saturated with fast-fashion brands, it seems that spending as little money as possible is always the goal—but is that really smart? We know there must be at least a few items worth the splurge.
To find out just what the are, we chatted with our resident style maven, Banana Republic's Marissa Webb, who shared the pieces she thinks every woman should invest in. And guess what? She narrowed it down to six essentials that merit your hard-earned cash.
Keep scrolling to see Marissa Webb's picks for the only items you need to invest good money into!
Proenza Schouler PS11 Classic Leather Shoulder Bag ($2150)
Vintage Christian Dior Double-Breasted Blazer ($580)