With all the advice out in the world on what you should spend money on and what you shouldn't—including some from yours truly!—it can sometimes be a landmine just trying to figure out what's worth your hard-earned dollars. And it really should be a decision you spend time thinking about--your money is far too important to throw away on things you won't wear, that won't last, or that will soon fall out of fashion.
So we're going to make it real easy—below, you'll find 21 amazing accessories totally worth splurging on. And in the spirit of democratic shopping, we've also included several more budget-friendly options that look just as polished (read: expensive)—all of them, regardless of the price tag, will make superb additions to your wardrobe.
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Gianvito Rossi Patent Leather Pumps ($710)
The sheer trend gets a very chic shoe treatment.
ASOS Halcyon Heeled Sandals ($64)
A pair of metallic heels is worth splurging on, but this budget-friendly pair proves you don't really have to.
ASOS Leather Sliders ($34)
You just met your new favourite summer sandal.
Givenchy Shark Lock Wedge Boots ($2,075)
As Chrissy Teigen proves, these stunning boots look good no matter what you wear them with.
ASOS Heels ($76)
We're used to seeing tortoiseshell more on sunglasses than shoes, but we really dig these.
Green Slingback Mules ($120)
A solid pair of mules is a must-have as we move into fall.
Topshop Kye Slingback Loafers ($95)
The slingback element makes these loafers that much more fun.
Oliver Peoples Sofee Clear Acetate Sunglasses ($361)
We're in love with the iridescent sheen of these shades.
Stella McCartney Tortoise Cat-Eye Sunglasses ($333)
If you don't have a great pair of cat-eye shades in your collection, the time has come.
ASOS Handmade Retro Sunglasses ($59)
For a pair of handmade spectacles, this price is really accessible.
Bottega Veneta Woven Metallic Wallet ($850)
These would go well with the metallic heels you just bought! (Wink wink.)
Givenchy Bambi Wallet ($570)
Riccardo Tisci's now-infamous Bambi theme gets a miniature treatment in the form of this adorable wallet.
ASOS Monki Miracle Purse ($13)
A super-cute textured wallet for $13. You literally can't beat that.
Topshop Snake Coin Bag ($40)
More iridescence for you to peruse, buy, and love.
Vivetta Rabbit Fur Felt Hat ($317)
The delicate pink shade of this hat makes it extra-feminine.
River Island Felt Fedora Hat ($37)
A more wallet-friendly version in a cool-girl black? Yes, please.
Topshop Ponyhair Cap ($50)
The ponyhair finish on this baseball cap takes it from basic to extra-luxe.
Nikon The Kenzi Wrap Watch ($251)
This watch-meets-bracelet is already in our shopping cart.
Paula Mendoza Nereus Bracelet ($717)
If serpentine shapes are your thing, you'll love this piece.
Topshop Cut-Out Triangle Ring ($15)
The architectural feel of this ring has us totally enamoured.