The Best Accessories to Invest In

The Best Accessories to Invest In

The word accessory doesn’t quite do these items justice. Some accessories are important, expensive, and useful. When you think of things you should invest money into, you might not think of accessories first. However, there are plenty of different options for accessories that will change the way you feel about yourself

We live in a vane society. We are influenced by the entertainment industry, ad models, and social media. While you don’t need to buy into the unimportant aspects of fashion and culture, there are a lot of accessories that can change how you look and feel. Accessories have become significant seasonal luxury items. Below are some of the best accessories that you should invest in.


Watches are on another level. When you think of an accessory, you probably don’t even consider watches. But that’s exactly what they are. Watches are some of the most expensive accessories out there. They are collector’s items, works of artisanal craftsmanship. A well-crafted watch will last a lifetime and only go up in value during that time. When you are looking for something to treat yourself or someone you love, a watch is a great purchase. It is something worth investing in. It is a symbol of status and success. It is a symbol of confidence. There’s no going wrong with a good watch investment.


Like watches, sunglasses are available at every level. You can spend five dollars on sunglasses or buy a boutique pair worth thousands. A lot of people hesitate to buy a nice pair because they lose them, but maybe if you spend more on a pair of sunglasses you won’t be so quick to leave them somewhere.

You should invest in a nice pair. For example, specific brands make high-end sunglasses that are good for being outside or going out on the town. You can even buy replacement lenses for Oakley TwoFace sunglasses, 5.11 Tactical Elevon, Kaenon Lewi, and many other popular brands and models. If you get a scratch, you can make them look new again. Whatever your style, there are all kinds of options for high-end sunglasses. Don’t buy a cheap pair that breaks immediately. Instead, invest in some good shades.


You need something to carry your cash around in, but a wallet remains a sort of accessory. It isn’t always necessary to buy a fancy wallet, but if you have the money, it should be at the top of your list. Why would you put money in something cheap? Money is important and your wallet should reflect your goals and ambitions. It should be a symbol of your successes. You don’t have to break the bank buying something that stores cards and cash, but if you spend a little more and invest in a nice wallet, it will surely last longer than that cheap one you bought at Target.


Like wallets, you should put more money into your belts. A belt simply holds up your pants, but it’s more than that. A high-quality belt feels better. It looks better. People will respect it, and you, more. Belts that are well-made will last longer. They will provide more function for longer. Beyond buying nice things, a good belt will pay for itself. You won’t have to replace it every year.


What’s a better investment than jewelry? Jewelry holds value like watches do. Certain pieces of jewelry can even go up in value over time. Jewelry is also a great gift. Whether you are getting married or want to buy your significant other something nice for their birthday or Christmas, jewelry is a high-end accessory that typically doesn’t disappoint. When you want to treat yourself, a nice ring, necklace, earrings, or another piece of fine jewelry is the way to go.

Accessories aren’t just trinkets you wear to stand out. They aren’t just cheap items you get at the end of the shopping line. They can be beautiful works of craft that are worth investing in. They can be items that go up in value instead of depreciating. Whatever your style and interests, above are some of the best accessories to spend your money on. If you can afford nice things, they will pay for themselves in time. Forget the cheap stuff, it’s time to invest.

About the author


Steven Ly

Steven Ly is the Startup Program and Events Manager at TheNextHint Inc. She recruits rockstar startups for all TC events including Disrupt, meetups, Sessions, and more both domestically and internationally. Previously, she helped produce Dreamforce with Salesforce and Next '17 with Google. Prior to that, she was on the advertising teams at both Facebook and AdRoll, helping support advertisers in North America and helped grow those brands globally. Outside of work, Priya enjoys Flywheel, tacos, the 49ers, and adventuring around the globe.

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