A reader came to us with what we imagine to be a fairly common dilemma: She wants to invest in an authentic Louis Vuitton handbag, but also wants to make sure she picks one that is worth the exorbitant price tag. We think handbags are a little more important than other “investment pieces” (like shoes) and thus require even more careful consideration.
Unless you can afford to buy a new real Louis Vuitton bag every season, you want one that will withstand the passing of trends and continue to look amazing for years to come. We also think it’s important that you really, really love it and aren't just buying it for status or–not that we think we have that much influence–because it’s on this list.
Also, remember that just because it’s marked down…Read more >